Special Topics - Arguing About Language

This course investigates language and debates about language in areas such as social media, language and gender, linguistic appropriation in the media, and the justice system. Language samples from sources such as social media tweets, court cases, Disney movies, and print and other media commentary will be analyzed.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Linguistics
Number: 
LINGUIST 297A
Semester: 
Spring 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Monday, February 5, 2018
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