Date: Wed, 10 May 1995 22:08:45 -0400 From: Virginia Clark Subject: Re: Need Chaika Ref >Several ADS e-mailers have discussed E. Chaika's book. It's not in >our library, and I haven't seen it. May I have a full cite, please? >Thanks, Bethany > I think perhaps you're looking for the second edition of Elaine Chaika's _Language: The Social Mirror_(Newbury House Publishers, 1989). ISBN 0-06-632613-3. There may even be a third edition by now. I've never used thee book as a text, but I have enjoyed reading it and have learned a lot from it.