Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog
Note: Electronic data is machine generated. May be incomplete or contain other coding.
Chapter 1: The hype about texting 1 Chapter 2: How weird is texting? 11 Chapter 3: What makes texting distinctive? 35 Chapter 4: Why do they do it? 63 Chapter 5: Who texts? 87 Chapter 6: What do they text about? 101 Chapter 7: How do other languages do it? 121 Chapter 8: Why all the fuss? 149 Glossary 176 Appendix A: English text abbreviations 189 Appendix B: Text abbreviations in eleven languages 199