Publication details [#53637]

Otheguy, Ricardo and David Livert. 2010. A multilevel statistical analysis of changes in language use among first-generation immigrants in a bilingual setting. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 2010 (203) : 83–99.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


Multivariate and regression analysis demonstrate that region of origin is the most powerful predictor of Spanish overt pronoun use among first generation immigrants to New York; age of arrival and exposure to New York also make independent, statistically significant contributions.