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Jaffe, Alexandra, ed. 2009. Stance. Sociolinguistic Perspectives. (Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics). OUP-USA. 270 pp.
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Book – edited volume
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This volume examines how linguistic stancetaking as a sociolinguistic phenomenon is implicated in the representation of self, personal style and stylization acts, and in self- and other-positioning, in a variety of contexts. It also discusses the critical role of stance in indexicalization processes.