Table of contents for Social lives in language--sociolinguistics and multilingual speech communities : celebrating the work of Gillian Sankoff / edited by Miriam Meyerhoff, Naomi Nagy.


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Introduction: Social lives in language                                  1
Photos of Gillian: Then and Now                                        17
Biographies of contributors and email addresses                        19
Part I. Language Ideology: From the speakers, what can we
learn about the language?
Language, mobility and (in)security: A Journey through
Francophone Canada                                                     27
Michelle Daveluy
Language repertoires and the middle class in urban Solomon Islands     43
Christine lourdan
Land, language and identity: The socio-political origins of Gurindji Kriol  69
Felicity Meakins
"I've been speaking Tsotsitaal all my life without knowing it":
Towards a unified account of Tsotsitaals in South Africa               95
Rajend Mesthrie
Tok Bokis, Tok Piksa: Translating parables in Papua New Guinea         inl
Bambi B. Schieffelin
Part II. Bridging Macro- and Micro-sociolinguistics
Chiac in context: Overview and evaluation of Acadie's Joual        137
Ruth King
How to predict the evolution of a bilingual community             179
David Sankoff
How local is local French in Quebec?                               195
Pierrette Thibault
Part III. Quantitative Sociolinguistics: From the languages,
what can we learn about the speakers?
Ne deletion in Picard and in regional French: Evidence
for distinct grammars                                              223
Julie Auger & Anne-Josı Villeneuve
The dynamics of pronouns in the Quebec languages
in contact dynamics                                               249
Hglkne Blondeau
Subordinate clause marking in Montreal Anglophone French
and English                                                        273
Hd&lne Blondeau & Naomi Nagy
Mysteries of the substrate                                         315
William Labov
Empirical problems with domain-based notions of "simple"           327
Miriam Meyerhoff



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Sociolinguistics