“High” and “low” in urban Danish speech styles

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
Title“High” and “low” in urban Danish speech styles Author(S)Lian Malai Madsen (Author)
Abstract  This article approaches on-going sociolinguistic processes in Copenhagen by focusing on the overt metalinguistic activities of a group of adolescents. The article sheds light on how social power differences are refracted in the metalinsguistic activities of these adolescents in spite of the relatively homogenous (or hegemonic) ...Paginationp115-138
SubjectSociologyDescriptorsSociolinguistics
Journal TitleLanguage in Society  
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