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Author Lodge, R. Anthony.
Title A sociolinguistic history of Parisian French / R. Anthony Lodge.
Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Author Lodge, R. Anthony.
Subject French language -- Social aspects -- France -- Paris.
French language -- Dialects -- France -- Paris.
French language -- Variation -- France -- Paris.
Speech and social status -- France -- Paris.
Paris (France) -- Social life and customs.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 290 pages) : maps
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-283) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Maps; Tables; Figures; Acknowledgments; Phonetic symbols; Part 1 Preliminaries; Part 2 The pre-industrial city; Part 3 The proto-industrial city; Part 4 The industrial city; Conclusion; Appendix. Literary imitations of low-class speech; Bibliography; Index.
Summary This book explores the interlinked history of Parisian speech and its speakers during various phases of in-migration, dialect-mixing and social stratification from the middle ages to the present. It tracks the emergence of specifically urban modes of speech, including the working-class vernacular of recent times.
ISBN 9780511187292
0511186363 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780511186363 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
0511185499 (electronic bk.)
9780511185496 (electronic bk.)
0511184662 (electronic bk.)
9780511184666 (electronic bk.)
9780511486685 (ebook)
0511486685 (ebook)
OCLC # 191952765
Additional Format Print version: Lodge, R. Anthony. Sociolinguistic history of Parisian French. Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2004 (DLC) 2003046184.

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