[Lingtyp] Identity in language from the cross-linguiststic perspective

Ilja Seržant ilja.serzants at uni-leipzig.de
Mon Sep 21 14:15:17 UTC 2020

Dear typologists,

can you recommend me papers that would describe (and perhaps even 
generalize) on how language may be used in different areas for a 
conscious or unconscious self-identification or group-identification in 
the social environement? (I do realize that this formulation is a bit 
fuzzy but this is because I am not a specialist in the sociolinguistic 

Any hint would be greatly appreciated!


Ilja A. Seržant, postdoc
Project "Grammatical Universals"
Universität Leipzig (IPF 141199)
Nikolaistraße 6-10
04109 Leipzig

URL: http://home.uni-leipzig.de/serzant/

Tel.: + 49 341 97 37713
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