Migrants respond to new linguistic contexts in a variety of ways. This course investigates the specific sociolinguistic dynamics of various multilingual diaspora communities. Attention is given to the various factors influencing language choice including economic factors and social pressures. Generational differences in language choice will be examined along with the emergence of hybridized identities and the resulting blended language approaches in some multilingual contexts.
Course DetailsLevel: Master's Level
Credit hours: 3
Term(s) course is offered: Spring
Prerequisites: AA4350 Language and Society
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