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  • Paperback: 152 pages
  • Publisher: OUP USA (25 July 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0199858616
  • ISBN-13: 978-0199858613
  • Product Dimensions: 16.8 x 1.3 x 10.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 293,368 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"The author's degrees in psychology allow him to effectively examine the intersections between human behavior and language. Although the content of the book is introductory, the scholarly writing style makes it appropriate for advanced students in sociolinguistics courses." -K.C. Williams, Mercyhurst University, CHOICE

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John Edwards is professor of psychology at St. Francis Xavier University. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and editor of the Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development.

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Buena y organizada síntesis sobre los principales conceptos y objetos de estudio sociolinguístico.
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