Language matters. Bauer, L; Holmes, J.; and Warren, P Palgrave MacMillan, Basingstoke.
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Part 1: The origins and development of language: Where does language come from?; Why don't we all talk the same?; Things ain't what they used to be; Linguistic relations; Bee talk and monkey chatter; Part 2: Language structures: How do you spell accommodation?; How many words do the eskimos use?; Going on and on: The never-ending story primitive languages?; Who needs grammar?; Mobile messages; Part 3: Language and society: How do we lose languages and does it matter?; What shall i call you?; Do women and men speak differently?; Sexist language and linguist sexism; What language do you use to your grandmother?; Why can't people in Birmingham talk right?; Part 4: Language, brain and mind: Why my feets hurted?; Does bilingualism rot the brain?; Building another tongue; You've tasted the whole worm; Is language a strait jacket?; When language breaks down: Part 5: Conclusion: Who cares about language?
@book{bauer_language_2006,
	Address = {Basingstoke},
	Author = {Bauer, L and Holmes, Janet and Warren, P},
	Date = {2006},
	Date-Modified = {2016-09-22 20:24:09 +0000},
	Keywords = {general, linguistic prejudices, linguistics, sociolinguistics},
	Publisher = {Palgrave MacMillan},
	Title = {Language matters},
	Abstract = {Part 1: The origins and development of language: Where does language come from?; Why don't we all talk the same?; Things ain't what they used to be; Linguistic relations; Bee talk and monkey chatter; Part 2: Language structures: How do you spell accommodation?; How many words do the eskimos use?; Going on and on: The never-ending story primitive languages?; Who needs grammar?; Mobile messages; Part 3: Language and society: How do we lose languages and does it matter?; What shall i call you?; Do women and men speak differently?; Sexist language and linguist sexism; What language do you use to your grandmother?; Why can't people in Birmingham talk right?; Part 4: Language, brain and mind: Why my feets hurted?; Does bilingualism rot the brain?; Building another tongue; You've tasted the whole worm; Is language a strait jacket?; When language breaks down: Part 5: Conclusion: Who cares about language?}}
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