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  • I'm not sure whether any previous research has been done on gender differences in non-spoken speech Labov, et al, I know for "normal" speech: such as use of initialisms, emoticons, non standard, phonetic spellings, but I've ordered your Txting book, anyway!

    On correspondents

  • It seems that Quine sort of wrapped it up--resolved most if not all of the language issues, except for empirical linguistics ala Labov or Bloomfield which seems to be akin to sociology.

    Family Resemblance Philosophers

  • "Academic Ignorance and Black Intelligence," by William Labov (June, 1972) "Inner-city children do not necessarily have inferior mothers, language, or experience, but the language, family style, and ways of living of inner-city children are significantly different from the standard culture of the classroom, and this difference is not always properly understood by teachers and psychologists."

    The Structure of Success in America

  • Academic Ignorance and Black Intelligence by William Labov (June, 1972) "Inner-city children do not necessarily have inferior mothers, language, or experience, but the language, family style, and ways of living of inner-city children are significantly different from the standard culture of the classroom, and this difference is not always properly understood by teachers and psychologists."

    The Tests and the Brightest

  • For the record, Ferrell isn't on Twitter, says his spokesman, Matt Labov, who adds that the Twitter handles sporting his name are "imposters."

    Breaking News: CBS News

  • Philadelphia dialect - which, as he knows, is very similar to Wilmington and Baltimore, Labov said via e-mail.

    Phillies Zone

  • Labov, directed to the videos by a reporter, was impressed with Monahan's amateur work.

    Phillies Zone

  • Though others might view them as research subjects, to Labov these individuals are teachers; their narratives and words live with him.

    Netvouz - new bookmarks

  • Professor Labov began his university studies in linguistics with "the belief that working people have a lot to say."

    Netvouz - new bookmarks

  • Because Labov can't call everybody in America's house!

    Aliens in This World

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