Gordon, Matthew J.
Title Small-Town Values and Big-City Vowels: A Study of the Northern Cities Shift in Michigan. [Publication of the American Dialect Society, Number 84].
Publisher Published by Duke University Press for the American Dialect Society, (2001). First Edition.
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Octavo, navy blue cloth (hardcover), 229 pp. Fine (As New). From Acknowledgements: This volume reports on a sociolinguistic study of two Michigan communities. the report represents a revision of my 1997 dissertation completed at the University of Michigan. For help and inspiration of various kinds, I am indebted to the many people who were involed in my work and my studies there. My largest debt of gratitude is to the people of Paw Paw and Chelsea who graciously let me (and my tape recorder) into their homes and who shared with me much more of themselves than is captured in this report...