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University of Texas, Austin (Austin, TX 78712-0100)
James Sledd (Project Director: January 1977 to present)

Standard English: Social Control and Individual Freedom

To study the history of standard dialects of English, their nature and social functions, and the conditions and consequences of mastering such dialects. Participants will examine case studies of bidialectism, the language of women, language and literature, and the crisis in writing.

Project fields:
Interdisciplinary Studies, General

Seminars for College Teachers

Education Programs

Total amounts:
$43,288 (approved)
$43,288 (awarded)

Grant period:
1/1/1977 – 9/30/1977