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Ure, Jean N. 1979. Language choice and socialization in a multilingual community: Language use among primary school teachers in Ghana. In McCormack, William C. and Stephen A. Wurm, eds. Language and society: Anthropological issues. Mouton. pp. 263–283.
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On regular patterns of choice from a bilingual or multilingual language repertory in interactions between primary school teachers in Ghana and interlocutors below a certain age, and their effects on socialization (i.e. the acquisition of socially recognized behavioral norms).