Language and Identity

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42 minutes, 29 seconds

Researchers have a keen interest in the relationship between language and identity. Current research shows that there is a strong connection between our language use and language choices and our identity. In this video, we’ll take a look at what has been established so far on the relationship between language and identity, as well as which questions still remain to be answered.

Course Agenda

1. What is Identity?
2. How we Present our Identities to the World
3. Types of Identities
4. Identity Formation
5. How Language and Identity Intersect