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This Handbook answers a long-standing need for an up-to-date, comprehensive, international, in-depth critical survey of the history, trajectory, data, results and key figures involved in sociolinguistics. The result is a work of unprecedented coverage and insight. It is all here, from the foundational contributions to the field to the impact of new media, new technologies of communication, globalization, trans-border fluidities and agendas of research.

Social Network
Social network
15.1 The Development of Social Networks Perspectives in the Social Sciences

Social network analysis is concerned with understanding the relationships between social entities such as individual actors, sets of individuals, groups or organizations, and the patterns and implications of these ...

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