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Chambers, J. K. 1995. Sociolinguistic theory: Linguistic variation and its social significance. (Language in Society 22). Oxford: Blackwell. xxi + 284 pp.
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Book – monograph
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This book on the social significance of variation in urban dialects, contains five chapters that respectively deal with: correlations; class, network and mobility; expressing sex and gender; accents in time; and adaptive significance of language variation.

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