Sociolinguistics in Scotland

  • Robert Lawson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Eleanor Lawson, James M. Scobbie, Jane Stuart-Smith
    Pages 53-78
  3. Dominic Watt, Carmen Llamas, Daniel Ezra Johnson
    Pages 79-102
  4. Jane Stuart-Smith, Claire Timmins
    Pages 177-196
  5. Robert McColl Millar, Lisa Bonnici, William Barras
    Pages 241-257
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 319-336

About this book


Sociolinguistics in Scotland presents a comprehensive overview of sociolinguistic research in Scotland and showcases developments in sociolinguistic theory, method and application, highlighting Scotland's position as a valuable 'sociolinguistic laboratory'. This book is a key resource for those interested in language use in Scotland.


Sociolinguistics Scotland Language 15th century bilingualism English history history of literature identity interaction language linguistics media phonology sociolinguistics syntactic William James

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert Lawson
    • 1
  1. 1.Birmingham City UniversityUK

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