Ideologies of Language (RLE Linguistics A: General by John E. Joseph,Talbot J. Taylor

By John E. Joseph,Talbot J. Taylor

Is the learn of language ideologically impartial? if this is the case, is that this examine target and autonomous?


One of the main loved assumptions of contemporary educational linguistics is that the examine of language is, or may be, ideologically impartial. This professed ideological neutrality is going hand-in-hand with claims of medical objectivity and explanatory autonomy. Ideologies of Language counters those claims and assumptions through demonstrating not just their descriptive inaccuracy but additionally their conceptual incoherence.

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