Shuy, Wolfram, and Riley (1968) added to LWAA

The long out of print Field Techniques in an Urban Language Study by Roger Shuy, Walt Wolfram, and William Riley is now available via the LWAA. Published in 1968, this book details the field methods applied by Shuy and Company in their study of Detroit. This copy is a cover to cover scan from the original printing by the Center for Applied Linguistics.

Shuy, Roger W., Walter A. Wolfram, and William K. Riley. 1968. Field techniques in an urban language study. Washington, DC: Center for Applied Linguistics. 1968.pdf


About daviddurian
I am a sociolinguist with a Ph D in Linguistics from The Ohio State University. Currently, I work as the Lecturer at Rice University, where I teach undergraduate courses in both sociolinguistics and general linguistics. I also work on research projects investing language variation and change in US English a variety of cities. Specifically, at the moment, this includes Houston, Chicago, and Columbus, OH.

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