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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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. You should appreciate In the field of Spanish Sociolinguistics, this book made a giant contribution. Bilingkal trivia or quizzes yet.

About Ana Celia Zentella. You should appreciate what it vilingual that code switching the use of two or more languages in a sentence, utterance, or conversation is rule-governed and grammatically constrained. I love when ethnographers make their political intent clear.

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Susy Zenfella rated it liked it Apr 18, The use of the 5 specific girls made it easy to follow and become invested in their story to see where they ended up.

This study describes and analyzes the role of Spanish and English in zentells lives of bilingual children in a community setting. Pam rated it liked it Oct 03, Sarah Bruschi rated it it was amazing Feb 27, A thorough ethnography which highlights the wealth of knowledge that bilingual children have.

I recommend it, if you only like a lot of words in linguistics. 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.

Dec 08, Jackie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Return to Book Page. Rebecca rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Individual differences in the use of these strategies, of English and Spanish, and of grammatical constituents, reflect the roles played by language dominance and social role of the speaker.

Growing Up Bilingual by Ana Celia Zentella

In the field of Spanish Sociolinguistics, this book made a giant contribution. Lists with This Book. That being said, even I, a Spanish teacher interested in bilingual studies, found some parts to be tedious. Published June 4th by Wiley-Blackwell first published April Its specific focus is the functions and linguistic characteristics of code switching in children of different ages and language proficiency levels.


Growing Up Bilingual

Four major family patterns emerge, depending on the language s spoken at home by caretakers, and by children to each other. Hardcoverpages. This book provides an inside view of the social construction of bilingualism in one of the largest and most disadvantaged Zentellw groups in the United States.

I read this for a class and found it enjoyable and illuminating. Jenni rated it liked it Apr 08, Annie rated it liked it Mar 19, Skip to growint content.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Older English-dominant children tend to switch intra-sententially and at infrequent switch points more often than the youngest Spanish zentellw speaker.

Trivia About Growing Up Bilingual. The research was undertaken over a period of eighteen months on a Puerto Rican block in East Harlem.

Juan rated it really liked it Oct 18, Open Preview See a Problem? Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Though this book ggowing relevant to anyone interested in anthropology, language, educational policies, minority disenfranchisement, bilingual education, and the history of Puerto Ricans in the United States, it has a strong leaning towards linguistics.

Fourteen variables were considered: