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Stamou, Anastasia G., Eleni Griva and Katerina Maroniti. 2015. Young children talk about their popular cartoon and TV heroes' speech styles: media reception and language attitudes. Language Awareness 24 (3) : 216–232.
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Language as a subject
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Given the role of popular cultural texts in forming sociolinguistic reality, this study examines how (Greek) children receive those texts (here: cartoons, tv-series) and what sociolinguistic diversity conceptualisations they deduce from them. The role of popular culture in molding children's language attitudes is debated.