Publication details [#53520]

Milani, Tommaso M. 2010. What's in a name? Language ideology and social differentiation in a Swedish print-mediated debate. Journal of Sociolinguistics 14 (1) : 116–142.
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Language as a subject
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This study discusses how the metalinguistic pronouncements, uttered in a recent print-mediated debate on linguistic phenomena that are considered by many commentators to be diverging from standard Swedish, actually promulgate deeper social concerns of what it means to be 'non-Swedish'.