Sociolinguistics

DFLTI Course Code (Cardisoft): 
ΚΟ0300
DFLTI Credits: 
0.00
ECTS Credits: 
2.00
Type of Course: 
Grading System: 
Semester: 
Hours per week: 
2
Teacher: 

This course aims at helping students understand the close relationship between language and society, deepening into issues such as context, linguistic diversity (dialects and registers), language as a social group identity, attitudes of speakers, language contact, language death and revival, language policies and their role in the future of a language, etc.

Core Bibliography: 
Αρχάκης, Α. Κονδύλη, Μ.(2011), Εισαγωγή σε ζητήματα κοινωνιογλωσσολογίας, Αθήνα: Νήσος. Chambers, J.K. - Trudgill, P. (2011), Διαλεκτολογία, Αθήνα: Εκδόσεις Πατάκη.