Youth Language Practices in Africa and Beyond
Ed. by Nassenstein, Nico / Hollington, Andrea
Aims and Scope
Youth languages have increasingly attracted the attention of scholars and students of various disciplines. African youth languages are a vibrant phenomenon with manifold characteristics involving a range of different languages. This book is a first comprehensive study of African youth languages and presents fresh insights into various youth languages, providing linguistic as well as sociolinguistic data and analyses.
- xi, 366 pages
- Type of Publication:
- Language Contact; Youth Language; Language Manipulation; Linguistic Creativity