FISHMAN, Joshua A. (ed.). LABOV, William GRIMSHAW, Allen D. ERVIN-TRIPP, Susan M.
Title: Advances in the Sociology of Language. Volume I - Basic Concepts, Theories and Problems : Alternative Approaches. Volume II - Selected Studies and Applications.
Publisher:  Mouton, The Hague / Paris, 1971,
Seller ID: 98762
FISHMAN, Joshua A. (ed.). Advances in the Sociology of Language. Volume I -Basic Concepts, Theories and Problems : Alternative Approaches. Volume II – Selected Studies and Applications. The Hague / Paris : Mouton, 1971-1972.Pp -418,(2); -534,(2),+ 2 folding plates/maps. Figures. Tables. Inde x. 8vo, green card covers, French flaps. Contents : Volume I : Preface (by Joshua A. Fishman); Sociolinguistics (by Susan M. Ervin-Tripp); SocioJinguistics (by Allen D. Grimshaw); The Study of Language in its Social Context (by William Labov); The Sociology of Language: An Interdisciplinary Social Science Approach to Language in Society (by Joshua A. Fishman). Volume II : Twenty-four selections, all of very recent vintage, grouped into five clusters and revealing the extent to which this field has become (a) more data oriented (as distinct from merely programmatic) and (b) more quantitative (rather than primarily ethnographic or anecdotal). ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Rubbed and edgeworn, name expunged with white-out, else very good. The set for 35.00