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Dr Zoë Boughton

Publications

Articles

Social class, cluster simplfication and following context: Sociolinguistic variation in word-final post-obstruent liquid deletion in French, JOURNAL OF FRENCH LANGUAGE STUDIES, vol. 25, no. 1, 2015, 1-21

La standardisation continue de la langue française: l'apport des perceptions et attitudes langagières., La Bretagne Linguistique, vol. 16, Centre de Recherche Bretonne et Celtique, 2011, 37-57

Ce que prononcer veut dire: The social value of variable phonology in French., Nottingham French Studies, vol. 46, no. 2, 2007, 7-22

When perception isn't reality: Accent identification and perceptual dialectology in French., Journal of French Language Studies, vol. 16, no. 3, 2006, 277-304

Accent levelling and accent localisation in northern French: Comparing Nancy and Rennes., Journal of French Language Studies, vol. 15, no. 3, 2005, 235-256

with Armstrong NR, Absence de repères régionaux et relachement de la prononciation., LINX (Revue des linguistes de l'Université Paris-X Nanterre), vol. 42, no. 1, 2000, 59-70

with Armstrong NR, Identification and evaluation responses to a French accent: Some results and issues of methodology., Revue PArole, vol. 5/6, 1998, 27-60

Social class, cluster simplification and following context: Sociolinguistic variation in word-final post-obstruent liquid deletion in French, Journal of French Language Studies, CUP

Chapters

Locating variation in French: Geolinguistic patterns, levelling and the 'French exception'., in Jones MC, Hornsby DC (eds) Language and Social Structure in Urban France, Oxford: Legenda, 2013

Perzeption und Evaluation der Variation im gesprochenen Franzosisch, in Krefeld T, Pustka E (eds) Perzeptive Varietätenlinguistik, Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2010, 103-121

with Armstrong NR, Perception and production in French dialect leveling., in Beeching K, Armstrong N, Gadet F (eds) Sociolinguistic Variation in Contemporary French, Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2009, 9-24

La géographie d'abord? Phonological variation in contemporary French., in Abecassis M, Ayosso L, Vialleton E (eds) Le français parlé au XXIe siècle: Normes et variations géographiques et sociales, Volume 1, Paris: L'Harmattan, 2008, 259-272

Investigating puristic attitudes in France: Folk perceptions of variation in standard French., in Langer N, Davies W (eds) Linguistic Purism in the Germanic Languages, Berlin & New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2005, 282-299

Methodological approaches to the study of French accent identification., in Hintze MA, Pooley T, Judge A (eds) French Accents: Phonological and Sociolinguistic Perspectives, CILT & AFLS, 2001, 218-239