This course uses approaches from sociolinguistics and historical linguistics to explore topics related to variation across and within languages and linguistic changes over time. Topics covered may include: sound change, morphological change, syntactic change, linguistic reconstruction, variations according to class, gender, age, ethnicity, communities of practice, and place.
Prerequisite(s):Linguistics 2247A/B or the former Anthropology 2247A/B and registration in third or fourth year of any Linguistics or Anthropology module.
Extra Information: 3 hours.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: ANTHRO
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