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Unn Røyneland
University of Oslo
Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies
P.box 1102 Blindern,
0317 Oslo, Norway
Tlf: +47 22 84 40 37
e-mail: unn.royneland@iln.uio.no

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I work within the fields
sosio- linguistics and dialectology, and I am interested in dialect and language contact, youth language and language change. In my research I have particularly focussed on dialect use and dialect levelling among adolescents.

UPUS-Oslo - Linguistic development in urban environments
Study of linguistic diversity and linguistic practises among adolescents in multiethnic milieus in Oslo. A main question is whether a new multiethnic variety of Norwegian has emerged.

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Dissertation doctor artium




Cultural complexity in the new Norway