Talking back, talking Black : truths about America's lingua franca

"It has now been almost fifty years since linguistic experts began studying Black English as a legitimate speech variety, arguing to the public that it is different from Standard English, not a degradation of it. Yet false assumptions and controversies still swirl around what it means to speak...

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Main Author: McWhorter, John H.
Format: BOOK
Language: ENGLISH
Published: Bellevue Literary Press 2017
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