Posh Talk: Language And Identity In Higher Education by S. PreecePosh Talk: Language And Identity In Higher Education by S. Preece

Posh Talk: Language And Identity In Higher Education

byS. Preece

Hardcover | August 28, 2009

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This is an in-depth study of a group of multilingual students from widening participation backgrounds on a first-year undergraduate academic writing program. The book explores ways in which identity positions emerge in the spoken interaction, with a particular focus on gender.
SIAN PREECE is Senior Lecturer in Education at the University of Westminster, London, UK, where she is Course Leader for the MA in HE and a team member on the BA English Language and Linguistics. She is interested in applied linguistics in educational settings and her research interests include gender and language, linguistic and cult...
Title:Posh Talk: Language And Identity In Higher EducationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:August 28, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230573983

ISBN - 13:9780230573987


Table of Contents

Transcription Conventions
Widening Participation
Theorising and Analyzing Identity
Approaches to Academic Writing
Multilingual Masculinities in the Classroom
Multilingual Femininities in the Classroom
Multilingual Masculinities in Lecturer/ Student Interactions
Multilingual Femininities in Lecturer/ Student Interactions
Towards Inclusion