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Urdu and English in E-discourse Variation in the Theme of Linguistic Hegemony

@inproceedings{Rafi2013UrduAE,
  title={Urdu and English in E-discourse Variation in the Theme of Linguistic Hegemony},
  author={M. Rafi},
  year={2013}
}
Dominance of English as has invariably been buttressed by imperial ideologies glorifies on the Internet, which seemingly perpetuates renaissance of linguistic imperialism in ComputerMediated-Communication (CMC). This study presupposes that Urdu is subject to English hegemony perhaps more profound than ever before. This predates colonial expansion in the sub-continent; however dominance of English over Urdu in CMC flags up variation in the theme of linguistic hegemony. On an attempt to account… Expand

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