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ERIC Number: EJ657471
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1360-6441
Contesting Meaning: "Newfie" and the Politics of Ethnic Labelling.
King, Ruth; Clarke, Sandra
Journal of Sociolinguistics, v6 n4 p537-56 Nov 2002
Traces the history of the term "Newfie' and examines present-day attitudes as expressed in provincial and national media discourse and inself-report data. Argues the debate over "Newfie" is part of a larger ideological struggle concerning the commodifcation of an "invented" Newfoundland culture. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada