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Voices of Modernity: Language Ideologies and the Politics of Inequality

Richard Bauman, Charles L. Briggs - History - 2003 - 356 pages
This 2003 book discusses how new ways of thinking about language have uncovered previously 'legitimated' linguistic and social inequalities.
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Disorderly Discourse: Narrative, Conflict, & Inequality

Charles L. Briggs - Mathematics - 1996 - 248 pages
This volume contains eight essays that are at the intersection of two important areas within linguistics: conversational analysis, and the use of narrative in the creation ...
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Learning How to Ask: A Sociolinguistic Appraisal of the Role of the ...

Charles L. Briggs - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1986 - 155 pages
Interviews are ubiquitous in modern society, and they play a crucial role in social scientific research. But, as Charles Briggs convincingly argues in this book, received ...
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Stories in the Time of Cholera: Racial Profiling during a Medical Nightmare

Charles L. Briggs - Social Science - 2003 - 456 pages
Cholera, although it can kill an adult through dehydration in half a day, is easily treated. Yet in 1992-93, some five hundred people died from cholera in the Orinoco Delta of ...
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Hispano Folklife of New Mexico: The Lorin W. Brown Federal Writers' Project ...

Lorin W. Brown, Charles L. Briggs, Marta Weigle - Folklore - 1978 - 279 pages
"For generations the remote villages of northern New Mexico lay virtually undisturbed, quietly passing through the predictable cycles of an agrarian society and preserving a ...
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