Open Access Honors Program Thesis
Ardith J. Meier
English language--Pronunciation by foreign speakers--Public opinion; High school students--Attitudes;
The purpose of this study is to identify the extent to which U.S. high school students perceive various English accents as being part of their American community or not and to further investigate how likely these high school students are to socialize with speakers of the varying English accents.
Year of Submission
Department of Languages and Literatures
University Honors Designation
A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the designation University Honors
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© 2012 Christina Michelle Goering
Goering, Christina Michelle, "Perceptions of "Americanism": U.S. high school students' attitudes towards non-standard English accents" (2012). Honors Program Theses. 51.