Growing up Bilingual: Puerto Rican Children in New York Ana Celia Zentella, an anthro-political linguist, is Professor in the Department of. Growing Up Bilingual has 44 ratings and 6 reviews. Jackie said: In the field of Spanish Sociolinguistics, this book made a giant contribution. I think it. Ana Celia Zentella, an anthro-political linguist, is Professor in the Department of Black and Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College, and in Anthropology.
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Growing Up Bilingual – Ana Celia Zentella – Google Books
Sep 23, Bruce Martin rated it really liked it. Lists with This Book. This book provides an inside view of the social construction of bilingualism in one of the largest and most disadvantaged Spanish-speaking groups in the United States.
This study describes and analyzes the role of Spanish and English in the lives of bilingual children in a community setting.
Growing up Bilingual: Puerto Rican Children in New York – Ana Celia Zentella – Google Books
Billy Heidenfeldt rated it it was amazing Jan 22, Return to Book Page. The majority of the switches are intra-sentential and demonstrate the ability to juxtapose constituents from both languages in accordance with the grammatical rules of both.
Skip to main content. Books by Ana Celia Zentella. The principal methodology, ethnography, revealed that the community values and uses both Spanish and English in all aspects of community life in networks that alternately reinforce Spanish or English or code switching. Results show that, contrary to the community belief that intra-turn code switching occurs only when the speaker does not know the word si.
I like the book but it was a little hard to read because Zfntella went back a few times to re read it in order to understand what was happening.
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Growing up Bilingual: Puerto Rican Children in New York
The children employ code switching for twenty-four conversational strategies grouped under Crutching, Footing, and Appeal and Control. I really thought it was fascinating, and awe-inspiring, how she recorded hours and hours of the girls’ speech, and then transcribed their statements and coded them in Spanish Standard or non and English Standard or non Published June 4th by Wiley-Blackwell first published April Lya rated it it was ok Jan 12, Open Preview See a Problem?
Michael Mena rated it liked it Jul 24, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sarah Bruschi rated it it was amazing Feb 27, Want to Read saving…. It was just a tremendous source of information. Nancy Alvarez rated it it was amazing May 14, Paul rated it it was ok Mar 10, Trivia About Growing Up Bilingual. Jonathan rated it it was amazing Mar 09, No trivia or quizzes yet.
The research was undertaken over a period of zente,la months on a Puerto Rican block in East Harlem. I read this for a class and found it enjoyable and illuminating. Rafael Suleiman rated it it was ok Aug 14, Dec 08, Jackie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Search Enter search terms: You should appreciate what it means that code switching the use of two or more languages in a sentence, utterance, or conversation is rule-governed growinh grammatically constrained.
Four major family patterns emerge, depending on the language s spoken at home by caretakers, and by children to each znetella. Dec 18, Deborah Sanchez rated it it was amazing. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Its specific focus is the functions and linguistic characteristics of code switching in children of different ages and language proficiency levels. Jenni rated it liked it Apr 08, I think it’s unfortunate that it has bilingua low rating here but I’m sure that’s because people who have no exposure to linguistics were doing the ratings.
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