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NEAR E 432 A: Arabic Sociolinguistics

Meeting Time: 
T 3:30pm - 5:50pm
Location: 
SAV 162
SLN: 
18318
Joint Sections: 
NEAR E 539 A
Instructor:
Hussein Elkhafaifi
Hussein Elkhafaifi
Catalog Description: 
Focuses on how Arabic is used by native speakers in various social contexts. Examines diglossia (co-existence of Modern Standard Arabic with the Arabic vernacular), linguistic variation in the Arab world, and the effect of variables such as education, social status, politics, and gender. Prerequisite: ARAB 101.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
January 10, 2018 - 9:14pm
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