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Language and Society : Volume 10, Hardback Book



A major enterprise comparable to a grand retrospective of the painting of some prominent artist of a distinctive school.' Roy Harris, Times Literary Supplement The tenth volume in Professor M.A.K.

Halliday's collected works includes papers focusing on Language and Society.

The papers provide a framework for understanding the social meaning of language, and the relation of language to other social phenomena.

The volume begins with Professor Halliday's ground-breaking work on the users and uses of language.

Subsequent chapters are organized around a discussion of sociolinguistic theory, and the relation between language and social class and social structure.



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