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Contribution to Book
Dell Hymes and the Ethnography of Communication
The Sage Handbook of Sociolinguistics (2010)
  • Barbara Johnstone, Carnegie Mellon University
  • William Marcellino, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Hymes,
  • ethnography,
  • communication,
  • ethnopoetics
Publication Date
Ruth Wodak, Barbara Johnstone, and Paul Kerswill
Sage Publishers
Publisher Statement
This is a pre-publication manuscript. Changes in formatting and in content may have been made during the publication process. Please see the published book for the correct pagination of quotes.
Citation Information
Barbara Johnstone and William Marcellino. "Dell Hymes and the Ethnography of Communication" LondonThe Sage Handbook of Sociolinguistics (2010)
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