Black English: Its History and Usage in the United States

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Creators & Publishers
Publisher
Random House, Inc.
Metadata
ISBN
0394718720
Collection
Part of Stetson Kennedy Library
Year
1973
Description

[from back] "...Disscussion of the language system and habits of African Americans in previous and current times...Dillard maintains...there can be no effective teaching and learning if the teacher is thoroughly locked into one language's modes and the students are coming from somewhere else....Black english is not a sloppy imitation of white english, Dillard insists, but a precise language with a history and gramar of its own..."