Social Dynamics in Second Language Accent
Ed. by Levis, John M. / Moyer, Alene
Series:Trends in Applied Linguistics [TAL] 10
Aims and Scope
This volume offers a definitive source for understanding social influences in L2 pronunciation, demonstrating the importance of empirical findings from a number of research perspectives, and outlining the directions that future work can take. The aim is to present a coherent argument for the significance of social factors and how they contribute to phonological acquisition.
Overall, this volume makes a very valuable contribution to the area of L2 pronunciation learning and teaching by addressing the social context of L2 accents specifically.
-- Journal of Second Language Pronunciation