A Bibliography on Language Attitude Studies
This bibliography was compiled by Xu Daming and put
out by Linguist list, issue 7.250, Feb 16 1996. It was forwarded to me by
Ajzen, I. 1988. Attitudes, personality, and behavior. Milton Keynes:
Open University Press.
Baker, Colin. 1992. Attitudes and language. Clevedon
[England]/Philadelphia: Multilingual Matters.
Ball, P. & H. Giles 1982, Speech style and employment selection: the
matched-guise technique. In G.M. Breakwell, H. Foot & R. Gilmour
(eds.), Social Psychology: A Practical Manual. London: Macmillan Press
Bradac, J.J. 1990. Language Attitudes and Impression Formation. In
H. Giles & W.P. Robinson (eds.), Handbook of Language and Social
Cargile, A.C., Giles, H., Ryan, E.B. & Bradac, J.J. 1994. Language
attitudes as a social process: A conceptual model and new
directions. Language & Communication, 14, 3, 211-236.
Coupland, N., Giles, H. & Wiemann, J.M. 1991. ``Miscommunication" and
problematic talk. Newbury Park, California: Sage Publications.
Eagly, A.H. & Chaiken, S. 1993. The psychology of attitudes. Fort
Worth: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.
Edwards, J.R. 1985. Language, Society and Identity. Oxford:
Edwards, John. 1994. Multilingualism. London & New York: Routledge,
'Language attitude', 97-102).
Fasold, Ralph. 1984. The sociolinguistics of society. (Ch. 6 Language
attitudes). Oxford: Basil Blackwell.
Feifel, Karl-Eugen. 1994. Language Attitudes in Taiwan. A Social
Evaluation of Language in Social Change. Taipei: The Crane Publishing
Fishbein, M. & Ajzen, I. 1975. Belief, attitude, intention and
behaviour; An introduction to theory and research. Reading, MA:
Genesee, F. and N. Holobow 1978. Children's reactions to variations in
second language competence. In Paradis, Michel (ed.) Aspects of
Bilingualism. Columbia, South Carolina: Hornbeam Press, 185-201.
Giles, Howard and Ellen B. Ryan (eds.). 1982. Attitudes towards
language variation. Social and applied contexts. London: Edward
Giles, Howard, Miles Hewstone, and Peter Ball. 1983. ``Language
attitudes in multilingual settings: prologue with priorities." Journal
of multilingual and multicultural development 4, 2&3, 81-96.
Giles, H., Hewstone, M., Ryan, E., & Johnson 1987. Research on
Language Attitudes. In U. Ammon, N. Dittmar & K.J. Mattheier (eds.),
Sociolinguistics. An International Handbook of the Science of Language
and Society. vol. I.
Giles, H. & N. Coupland 1991. Language: Contexts and
Consequences. Milton Keynes: Open University Press, (chapter 2).
Giles, Howard. 1992. ``Current and future directions in
sociolinguistics: a social psychological contribution."
Sociolinguistics today. International perspectives. Eds. by Kingsley
Bolton and Helen Kwok. London/New York: Routledge, 361-368.
Grosjean, F. 1982. Life with two languages: An introduction to
bilingualism. Cambridge, Mass./London, England. (Attitudes towards
language groups and languages, 117-126).
Hampson, S.E. 1988. The construction of personality: An
introduction. (Second edition). London: Routledge.
Harlech-Jones, Brian. 1990. You taught me language: the implementation
of English as a medium of instruction in Namibia. Cape Town: Oxford
Holmes, Janet. 1992. An introduction to sociolinguistics. London & New
York: Longman. (Attitudes and applications, 344-368).
Jonas, K. & Hewstone, M. 1986. The assessment of national stereotypes:
A methodological study. The journal of social psychology, 126, 6,
LIAO, Chao-chih and Yu-hwei E. LII-SHIH. 1993. University
undergraduates' attitudes on Code-mixing and sex
stereotypes. Pragmatics. Vol. 3. No. 4. Pp. 425-449.
Lyczak, Richard, Gail Fu, and Audrey Ho. 1979. Language attitudes
among university students in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Language Papers,
ed. by Robert Lord, 62-71. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press.
McRae, Kenneth D. 1983. Conflict and compromise in multilingual
societies: Switzerland. Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University
Miller, D.C. 1991. Handbook of research design and social
measurement. Newbury Park: Sage Publications.
Mparutsa, Cynthia, Juliet Thondhlana, and Nigel T. Crawhall. 1992. ``An
initial investigation into language attitudes of secondary school
students in Zimbabwe." Language and society in Africa. The theory and
practice of sociolinguistics. Ed. by Robert K. Herbert. Cape Town:
Wits University Press, 235-245.
Oppenheim, A.N. 1966. Questionnaire design and attitude
measurement. London: Heinemann.
Oppenheim, B. 1982. A exercise in attitude measurement. In
G.M. Breakwell, H. Foot & R. Gilmour (eds.), Social Psychology: A
Practical Manual. London: Macmillan Press.
Oskamp, S. 1991. Attitudes and opinions. Englewood Cliffs, NJ:
Peabody, D. & Goldberg, L.R. 1989. Some determinants of factor
structures from personality trait descriptors. Journal of Personality
and Social Psychology, 57, 3, 552- 567.
Pennington, Martha C. 1994. English and Chinese in Hong Kong: pre-1997
language attitudes. World Englishes 13:1
Petty, R.E. & Cacioppo, J.T. 1981. Attitudes and persuasion: Classic
and contemporary approaches. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company
Poedjosoedarmo, Gloria R. 1995. Lectal variation in the media and the
classroom: A preliminary analysis of attitudes. The English language
in Singapore: Implications for teaching, ed. by Teng S.C. & Ho M.L.,
53-67. Singapore: Singapore Association of Applied Linguistics.
Poplack, Shana. 1993. Variation theory and language contact. American
dialect research, ed. by Dennis R. Preston,
251-86. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.
Rabel-Heymann, Lili 1978. But how does a bilingual feel? Reflections
on linguistic attitudes of immigrant academics. In Paradis, Michel
(ed.) Aspects of Bilingualism. Columbia, South Carolina: Hornbeam
Rietveld, T. & Hout, R. van 1993. Statistical techniques for the study
of language and language behaviour. Berlin: Moutin de Gruyter.
Roos, Riana. 1990. ``Language attitudes in the second language
situation." Per linguam 6, 2: 25-30.
Ryan, Ellen and Howard Giles 1982. Attitudes toward Language
Variation: Social and Applied Contexts_ Arnold,
Ryan, E., Giles, H. & M. Hewstone 1988. The Measurement of Language
Attitudes. In U. Ammon, N. Dittmar & K.J. Mattheier (eds.)
Sociolinguistics. An International Handbook of the Science of Language
and Society. vol. II.
Saint-Jacques, Bernard 1978. Elicitation of cultural stereotypes
through the presentation of voices in two languages. In Paradis,
Michel (ed.) Aspects of Bilingualism. Columbia, South Carolina:
Hornbeam Press, 179-184.
Scherer, K.R. & Eckman, P. 1982. Handbook of methods in nonverbal
behavior research. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Schuman, Howard and Stanley Presser. 1981. Questions and answers in
attitude surveys. Experiments on question, form, wording, and
context. New York: Academic Press.
Shuy, Roger W. and Ralph W. Fasold, (eds.). 1973. Language attitudes:
current trends and prospects. Washington D.C.: Georgetown University
Smit, Ute. 1996 (forthcoming). A new English for a new South Africa?
Language attitudes, language planning and education. Vienna:
Williams, Frederick. 1976. Explorations of the linguistic attitudes of
teachers. Rowley, Massachusetts: Newbury House Publishers Inc.
Woelck, Wolfgang, 1985. `Language attitude studies. Problems and
suggestions'. In: Hartig, Matthias, ed., Perspektiven der angewandten
Soziolinguistik, Tuebingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, pp. 35-48.
Young, Douglas N. et al. 1991. Language planning and attitudes towards
the role and status of languages, especially English, in Western Cape
secondary schools. (Unpub. report) University of Cape Town.
Zahn, Christopher J. and Robert Hopper. 1985. ``Measuring language
attitudes: the speech evaluation instrument." Journal of language and
social psychology 4, 2: 113-123.
This list was contributed by Norma Mendoza-Denton, The Ohio State
University, who states ``I have a bibliography ... on language attitudes.
It was compiled by someone else ... so I don't even know who should get