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By Martin Montgomery

An advent to Language and Society explores how our methods of seeing and interesting with the realm will be formed by way of the types, platforms and styles of language. This moment version contains new fabric on gender, sign up, the speech neighborhood, language and subcultures, and language and representation.

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