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GY-10443-77

Michael K. Smith
Unknown institution

Development of a High School Mini-Course on the History, Variety, and Uses of American English

To compile a series of tapes, to write a manual and workbook and to design a course on the dynamic nature of language which will be taught at a local high school. This course will introduce high-school students to the dynamic nature of language and to variety in language and to help students understand the power of language as a medium of control, to enable students to participate actively in the study of language variation and to emphasize to students language's importance to the humanities.

Project fields:
Interdisciplinary Studies, General

Program:
Younger Scholars, 2/76 - 2/85

Division:
Public Programs

Total amounts:
$9,445 (approved)
$9,445 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/1977 – 3/31/1978