Posh talk language and identity in higher education by SiГўn Preece

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Basingstoke [U.K.], New York .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementSian Preece
LC ClassificationsPE1404 P637 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24488502M
ISBN 109780230573987
LC Control Number2009041899

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