Unformatted text preview: Model of the language subordination process: • Language is mystified • Authority is claimed • Misinformation is generated • Non-mainstream language is trivialized • Conformers are held up as positive examples • Explicit promises are made • Threats are mad • Non-conformers are vilified or marginalized “accent discrimination can be found everywhere in our daily lives. In fact, such behavior is so commonly accepted, so widely perceived as appropriate, that it must be seen as the last back door to discrimination. And the door stands open wide.”...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course ANT 4 taught by Professor Shibamoto-smith during the Fall '06 term at UC Davis.
- Fall '06