LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY




Language and society

Scholarly journal

Issue 1

2010




Foreword. P. 3

THEORY AND METHODOLOGY OF SOCIOLINGUISTICS. CONNECTION OF SOCIOLINGUISTICS WITH OTHER DISCIPLINES

Matsyuk H. Modern Sociolinguistics: theory development trends and tasks. P. 5
Albul O. Notion of language fashion as socio- and linguo-cultural category. P. 21
Rymashevskyi Y. Sociolinguistics and linguocultural studies: common and divergent features in approaches to studying interaction of language and culture. P. 31
Ryhovanova V. Convergence of cognitive and linguistic trends in research of speech personality. P. 38

HISTORY OF SOCIOLINGUISTICS. HISTORICAL SOCIOLINGUISTICS

Makar I. Influence of social medium on naming the characters of Longus’ novel «Daphnis and Chloe». P. 45
Mytnik I. Polish-Ukrainian language contacts in old anthroponymy of the class society – an overview. P. 53
Farion I. «Chronicles of ancient chronographers» by Feodosiy Safonovych as a mirror of language consciousness of Ukrainians in XVII century. P. 60
Cherkez I. Epistolary heritage of the end of XIX – beginning of XX century as a source for researching the sociolect of Ukrainian intellectuals. P. 67
Huyvaniuk N. Sociolinguistic comments in «The grammar of the Ukrainian language» by Vasyl Simovych. P. 78

LANGUAGE POLICY. LANGUAGE SITUATION

Besters-Dilger J. Ukrainian language policy of the years 1991–2009: a view from outside. P. 88
Kniazev N. Language policy of Yuliya Tymoshenko’s government. P. 95
Lunyo P. Draft law «On languages in Ukraine» and the discourse of Ukrainian mass media. P. 104
Zabrodskaja A. Language testing in the context of citizenship on the example of Estonia. P. 111
Vasylyeva L. Montenegrin language today (sociolingual aspect). P. 121
Dzyabko Y. Ways of language policy implementation in Japan (history and present time). P. 133

FORMS OF LANGUAGE EXISTENCE IN SOCIETY

Babych N. Causes, results and «prospects» of modern language vulgarization. P. 141
Turis I. German borrowings in Hungarian dialects of Transcarpathian region (sociolinguistic and lexical aspects). P. 149
Trach N. Modern Ukrainian press as a source of introducing jargon vocabulary. P. 158

LANGUAGE AND CITY

Tufi S. Degrees of visibility of immigrant communities in the linguistic landscape of Genoa and Cagliari. P. 165
Palinska O. Classical Lviv regional dialect and its modern interpretations. P. 174
Marchuk L. Linguistic portrait of intellectual – citizen of Kamyanets–Podilskyi. P. 181

LINGUOSOCIAL ASPECTS OF TEXT AND COMMUNICATION

Halas A. Social stipulation of translation strategies development. P. 189
Potiatynyk U. Category of politeness as a means of disclosing face-to-face interaction (based on Edward Albee’s drama «Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf?»). P. 199
Havrysh M. Non–verbal behavior in situations of social and situational dominance. P. 208

REVIEWS AND ANNOTATIONS

Ryhovanova V. Edwards John. Language and Identity. Key Topics in Sociolinguistics. – Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009. – 324 c. P. 215
Matsyuk H., Dzyabko Y. Gottlieb Nanette. Language and society in Japan. – Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. – 2005. – 180 p. P. 217
Havryliv O. Lӧffler Heinrich. Germanistische Soziolinguistik. 3., Überarbeitete Auflage. – Berlin : Erich Schmidt Verlag, 2005. – 246 S. P. 220
Matsyuk H., Rymashevskyi Y. Handbook of Language and Ethnic Identity /Edited by Joshua A. Fishman. – New York ; Oxford :Oxford University Press, 1999. – 468 p. P. 223

ACADEMIC CHRONICLE

Matsyuk H. About 18 Sociolinguistics Symposium «Negotiating Transnational Space And Multilingual Encounter» (United Kingdom, University of Southampton, 1–4 September 2010). P. 225


Information about authors. P. 228