TITLE

Speech in The Ambassadors: Woollett and Paris as Linguistic Communities

AUTHOR(S)
Barnett, Louise K.
PUB. DATE
March 1983
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring1983, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p215
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the linguistic nature of Woollett and Paris, two societies in dialectal opposition introduced in the novel "The Ambassadors." Comparison of their social distinctions as interpreted in a continued linguistic and visual uncertainty; Differences between the languages of Woollett and Paris; Communication failures and social discourses exhibited in the novel.
ACCESSION #
15785759

 

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