Interdisciplinary Pragmatics Article: Variation and the Indexical Field

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The Linguistic Politeness Research Group and Goffman Group will be meeting at Sheffield Hallam University (U.K.) for a discussion on this article by Prof Eckert (Eckert 2008 Variation & Indexical Field). For those of you who cannot attend it, but are straddling subfields such as Linguistics Anthropology, Sociolinguistics, Semantics, Ideology, Politeness Studies and other disciplines in your research, it is worth reading the article.

Prof Eckert’s site for understanding the context of the article is:


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