Socio-linguistics connection • Socio-linguistics connect culture and language and focus on form of language and how it can say something about social structures; different from linguistic anthropology • Men are likely to introduce knew topics and interrupt people, women make noises like mmhmm, men don’t listen • Inequality in gender through linguistics? • Sociolinguists that underlying social differences come/exists first, language differences result of social categories • Creating social categories in the way we act, gender/race does not just
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2011 for the course ANTH 004 taught by Professor Dent during the Fall '08 term at GWU.