Sociolinguistic Patterns

Sociolinguistic Patterns

Conduct and Communication

by William Labov

Published by: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

362 pages, 152.00 x 229.00 x 0.00 mm

  • ISBN: 9780812210521
  • Published: September 1973



This classic volume, by a well-known linguist, constitutes a systematic introduction to sociolinguistics, unmatched in the clarity and forcefulness of its approach, and to the study of language in its social setting.