Chapter 12. Vernacular Language Varieties in Educational Settings: Research and Development

  1. Bernard Spolsky and
  2. Francis M. Hult
  1. Jeffrey Reaser and
  2. Carolyn Temple Adger

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694138.ch12

The Handbook of Educational Linguistics

The Handbook of Educational Linguistics

How to Cite

Reaser, J. and Temple Adger, C. (2008) Vernacular Language Varieties in Educational Settings: Research and Development, in The Handbook of Educational Linguistics (eds B. Spolsky and F. M. Hult), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694138.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405154109

Online ISBN: 9780470694138

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Keywords:

  • written language;
  • sociolinguistics;
  • African American students;
  • Standard English;
  • African American students

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Research

  • Application of Sociolinguistic Research on Vernacular Dialects in Education

  • Conclusion