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Aspects of Chinese sociolinguistics : essays

  title={Aspects of Chinese sociolinguistics : essays},
  author={Y. R. Chao},
  • Y. R. Chao
  • Published 1976
  • History
  • distinguished scholar, Dr. Y. R. Chao, who has contributed much to language sciences over half a century. The articles contained in this anthology are representative but show only a glimpse of his long and fruitful career. He has pioneered and excelled in five major areas (not all of which are presented in this collection): Chinese dialects, language standardization, sociolinguistics, structuralism in the study of human language and symbolic systems, and identification of critical questions in… CONTINUE READING
    18 Citations
    Language management in the People’s Republic of China
    • 17
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    Power Relations Revealed by the Kinship Terms Based on the Tones of Other Relatives
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    Rowed to recovery: the use of phonological and orthographic information in reading Chinese and English.
    • 61
    A Developmental Study of Chinese Children’s Word and Character Reading
    • 3