Item description for Stereotypes and Slang: A Survey of National Stereotyping in English Slang by Christian Peer...
The theoretical basis of this book is the assumption that stereotyping is a phenomenon which manifests itself primarily through language. It is further based on the observation that slang provides a large number of expressions that imply particular stereotypes.The focus lies on investigating the nature of both stereotyping and slang, illustrating the subject by a survey that analyses how certain national stereotypes are expressed in selected slang terms.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.8" Width: 5.8" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Mar 13, 2007
ISBN 3898217159 ISBN13 9783898217156