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The Resource Black talk : words and phrases from the hood to the amen corner, Geneva Smitherman

Black talk : words and phrases from the hood to the amen corner, Geneva Smitherman

Label
Black talk : words and phrases from the hood to the amen corner
Title
Black talk
Title remainder
words and phrases from the hood to the amen corner
Statement of responsibility
Geneva Smitherman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Offers readers an up-to-date reference source to African American English
  • "Fully revised and updated - the ultimate guide to black talk from all segments of the African American community." "Do you want to be down with the latest hype terms from the Hip Hop world? Black Talk is the perfect source. This new edition of Black Talk includes more than 300 new words and phrases and, now more than ever, reflects the ever-changing meanings and uses of this vital and rich part of our language. In a style that is always informative and always entertaining, Geneva Smitherman takes this dictionary far beyond a list of words. Black Talk is a cultural map that charts word meanings along the highways and byways of African American life."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smitherman, Geneva
Dewey number
427/.089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE3102.N4
LC item number
S65 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • English language
  • English language
  • Black English
  • Americanisms
  • Black English
Label
Black talk : words and phrases from the hood to the amen corner, Geneva Smitherman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
41977258
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9780395969199
Lccn
99040637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Black talk : words and phrases from the hood to the amen corner, Geneva Smitherman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
41977258
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9780395969199
Lccn
99040637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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