Publication details [#17968]
Holborow, Marnie. 1999. The Politics of English: A Marxist View of Language. Thousand Oaks: Sage. vii + 216 pp.
Book – monograph
Focusing on how language both shapes and is shaped by social life, this book explores how the English language relates to international capitalism and colonialism, ideology and sexism.
Tian, Hailong. 2001. Review of M. Holborow (1999: 'The Politics of English').. Discourse & Society 12 (2) : 252–255.
Joseph, John E. 2001. Review of M. Holborow (1999: 'The Politics of English: A Marxist View of Language').. Journal of Sociolinguistics 5 (2) : 283–288.