Constructing the (m)other: A-prefixing, stance, and the lessons of motherhood

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleConstructing the (m)other: A-prefixing, stance, and the lessons of motherhood Author(S)Allison Burkette (Author)
Abstract  The present study examines two unprompted versions of the same story, related by a mother and daughter in separate sociolinguistic interviews. Following a quantitative intraspeaker comparison of their use of grammatical features associated with Appalachian English within the entirety of their interviews ...Paginationp239-258
SubjectSociologyDescriptorsSociolinguistics
Journal TitleLanguage in Society  
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