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Edited Volumes

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Schneider, Britta, Bettina Migge et al. in preparation. “Changing language ideological concepts in the human-machine era – questions and approaches” In: Sayers, Dave Joint publication of the COST network Language in the Human-Machine Era. (suggested to MIT Press)
  • Schneider, Britta. in preparation. “The cultural contingency of language boundaries – ethnographic insight into language ideologies in multilingual Belize.” In: Darquennes, Jeroen, Joseph C. Salmons and Wim Vandenbussche (eds.) Handbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (HSK) 45.2.
  • Schneider, Britta. under review. “Non-teleological paths of language development in contexts of postcolonial diversity.” In: Schulze-Engler, Frank & Pavan Malreddy (eds.). Mapping World Anglophone Studies: English in a World of Strangers. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Schneider, Britta. under review. “Creole discourse: Language ideologies surrounding English and creole in the Caribbean” In: Hackert, Stephanie (ed.). Oxford Handbook of Caribbean English. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Von Mengden, Ferdinand and Britta Schneider. To appear. Linguistic Essentialism: methodological nationalism and (anti-)historicism in the history of linguistics. In: Hamans, Camiel and Hans Henrich Hock (eds.). Language, History, Ideology. The Use and Misuse of Historical-Comparative Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Schneider Britta (2021) "Creole prestige beyond modernism and methodological nationalism – multiplex patterns, simultaneity and non-closure in the sociolinguistic economy of Belize." Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 36: 12-45.
  • Schneider, Britta 2021. “Von Gutenberg zu Alexa – Posthumanistische Perspektiven auf Sprachideologie.” In M. Schmidt-Jüngst (ed.), Mensch – Tier – Maschine. Bielefeld: Transcript. 327-346.
  • Schneider, Britta. 2021. “English vs. Kriol vs. Spanish – the contested role of colonial language ideologies in multilingual Belize.” In: Sippola, Eeva and Danae Perez (eds.) Postcolonial Varieties in the Americas. Berlin: de Gruyter.
  • Schneider, Britta. 2021. "The multiplex symbolic functions of Spanish in multilingual Belize." In When Creole and Spanish Collide: Language and Cultural Contact in the Caribbean, edited by Glenda-Alicia Leung and Miki Loschky. Leiden/Bosten: Brill.
  • Schneider, Britta and Theresa Heyd. 2021. “Reflecting traditions and inspiring new perspectives – Introduction” In: Schneider, Britta & Theresa Heyd, eds. Bloomsbury World Englishes Paradigms – Reflecting Traditions and Inspiring New Perspectives. London: Bloomsbury.


  • Schneider, Britta. 2020. “Review of Markus Rheindorf and Ruth Wodak. 2020. Sociolinguistic Perspectives in Migration Control. Language Policy, Identity and Belonging. Bristol: Multilingual Matters.“ Zeitschrift für Diskursforschung/ Journal for Discourse Studies June 2020
  • Schneider, Britta. 2019. "Review: Against Uniformitarianism: a book-length contribution to the heated (suspiciously male) ‘Exceptionalism’ debate. McWhorter, John. 2018. The Creole Debate. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press." Pragmatics.Reviews 7.1. 
  • Schneider, Britta. 2015. "Review: Pennycook, Alastair & Emi Otsuji. 2015. Metrolingualism. Language and the City. London: Routledge." Multilingua 35 (5) 

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