By Gerald Stell,Kofi Yakpo
The examine of code-switching has been conducted from linguistic, psycholinguistic, and sociolinguistic views, principally in isolation from one another. This quantity makes an attempt to unite those 3 examine strands by means of putting on the centre of the enquiry the position performed through social components within the prevalence, types, and results of code-switching.
The contributions during this quantity are divided into 3 elements: “code-switching among cognition and socio-pragmatics”, “multilingual interplay and identity”, and “code-switching and social structure”. The case experiences signify touch settings on 5 continents and have languages with assorted linguistic affiliations. they're predictive and descriptive of their learn objectives and depend on experimental or naturalistic info. yet they percentage the typical aim of looking to clarify how social constructions, ideologies, and identification effect at the grammatical and conversational positive aspects of code-switching and language blending, and at the emergence of combined languages.
Given its scope, this quantity is an important addition to the empirical and theoretical foundations of the examine of code-switching. it's also of relevance to the overall debate at the inter-relationships among language and society.
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