TITLE

Johnny be good

AUTHOR(S)
Menand, Louis
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
New Yorker;01/13/97, Vol. 72 Issue 42, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Argues that the ideology behind Ebonics is wrong. Announcement by the Oakland, California, school board that Ebonics is the primary language of African Americans; Association of language with skin color; Linguistics as ideology as much as it is science; Theory about the origin of Ebonics.
ACCESSION #
9708042443

 

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