The Resource Swearing in English : bad language, purity and power from 1586 to the present, Tony McEnery, (electronic resource)

Swearing in English : bad language, purity and power from 1586 to the present, Tony McEnery, (electronic resource)

Label
Swearing in English : bad language, purity and power from 1586 to the present
Title
Swearing in English
Title remainder
bad language, purity and power from 1586 to the present
Statement of responsibility
Tony McEnery
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Do men use bad language more than women? How do social class and the use of bad language interact? Do young speakers use bad language more frequently than older speakers? Using the spoken section of the British National Corpus, Swearing in English explores questions such as these and considers at length the historical origins of modern attitudes to bad language. Drawing on a variety of methodologies including historical research and corpus linguistics, and a range of data such as corpora, dramatic texts, early modern newsbooks and television, Tony McEnery takes a socio-histo
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1964-
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McEnery, Tony
Dewey number
  • 394
  • 427/.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PE3724.S85
LC item number
M38 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge advances in corpus linguistics
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swearing
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Label
Swearing in English : bad language, purity and power from 1586 to the present, Tony McEnery, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
BookCover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgements; 1 Bad language, bad manners; 2 'So you recorded swearing'; 3 Early modern censorship of bad language; 4 Modern attitudes to bad language form; 5 Late-twentieth-century bad language; 6 Sea change; 7 Mutations; Postscript; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (263 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280281228
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000254143
  • (EBL)182243
  • (OCoLC)62395537
  • (SSID)ssj0001149602
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12523971
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001149602
  • (PQKBWorkID)11172830
  • (PQKB)10962497
  • (SSID)ssj0000254482
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11939375
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000254482
  • (PQKBWorkID)10208584
  • (PQKB)11365337
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC182243
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000254143
Label
Swearing in English : bad language, purity and power from 1586 to the present, Tony McEnery, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
BookCover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgements; 1 Bad language, bad manners; 2 'So you recorded swearing'; 3 Early modern censorship of bad language; 4 Modern attitudes to bad language form; 5 Late-twentieth-century bad language; 6 Sea change; 7 Mutations; Postscript; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (263 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280281228
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000254143
  • (EBL)182243
  • (OCoLC)62395537
  • (SSID)ssj0001149602
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12523971
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001149602
  • (PQKBWorkID)11172830
  • (PQKB)10962497
  • (SSID)ssj0000254482
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11939375
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000254482
  • (PQKBWorkID)10208584
  • (PQKB)11365337
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC182243
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000254143

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