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    The American University in Cairo
   
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog
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APLN 553/5205 - Sociolinguistics (3 cr.)



Description
The effect of social phenomena on linguistic form. Languages, dialects, and speech communities. Multilingual societies, diglossia, code choice. Regional, social and linguistic variation. Terms of address. Language attitudes. Language and ethnicity. Language maintenance and shift. Language and gender. Language planning and standardization. Sociolinguistic aspects of education.

Cross-listed
Same as   .
When Offered
Offered once a year.



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