Chapter 19. Literacy as A Sociolinguistic Process for Clinical Purposes

  1. Martin J. Ball
  1. Jack S. Damico,
  2. Ryan L. Nelson and
  3. Linda Bryan

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470754856.ch19

Clinical Sociolinguistics

Clinical Sociolinguistics

How to Cite

Damico, J. S., Nelson, R. L. and Bryan, L. (2008) Literacy as A Sociolinguistic Process for Clinical Purposes, in Clinical Sociolinguistics (ed M. J. Ball), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470754856.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112499

Online ISBN: 9780470754856

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Keywords:

  • literacy;
  • simplistic conception;
  • symbol system;
  • data source;
  • minority culture

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • A typical literacy perspective

  • A sociolinguistic consensus of literacy

  • Clinical applications from the sociolinguistics of literacy

  • Conclusion