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Original languageEnglish
TypeWorking Paper
Media of
PublisherCentre for Language, Discourse & Communication, King's College London
Number of pages3
Place of PublicationLondon
Published4 Dec 2021

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NameWorking Papers in Urban Language & Literacies

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This short talk sketches some major shifts - past, recent and emergent - in sociolinguistics, focusing on its engagement with the state, the economy and security, concluding with some comments on its continuing relevance.

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