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Subject: Linguistics

Course Number: 176

LING 176 - D1: African American English

Overview of African American English from linguistic and cultural perspectives. Topics include: linguistic structure and history/development, discourse genres, hip-hop language, education, and media representations, among others. Prerequisite: LING 080 or LING 095: Linguisitc Diversity in the US.