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Laube, Alexander. accepted. "Standard English(es) in the Caribbean". In Hackert, Stephanie, ed. The Oxford Handbook of Caribbean English.

Laube, Alexander. to appear. "Lucayan Archipelago (The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands), Creole and English in the". In Bolton, Kingsley, ed. Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of World Englishes.

Laube, Alexander. 2023. "Variation in the imperfective in Bahamian English". World Englishes 42: 27-47. https://doi.org/10.1111/weng.12617.

Deuber, Dagmar, Stephanie Hackert, Eva Canan Hänsel, Alexander Laube, Mahyar Hejrani, and Catherine Laliberté. 2022. "The Norm Orientation of English in the Caribbean: A Comparative Study of Newspaper Writing from Ten Countries". American Speech 97: 265–310. https://doi.org/10.1215/00031283-8791736.

Laube, Alexander and Janina Rothmund. 2021. "'Broken English', 'Dialect' or 'Bahamianese'? Language attitudes and identity in The Bahamas". Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 36: 362-394. https://doi.org/10.1075/jpcl.00079.lau.

Hackert, Stephanie, Alexander Laube and Diana Wengler. 2020. "English in The Bahamas and Developmental Models of World Englishes: A critical Analysis". In Buschfeld, Sarah & Alexander Kautzsch, eds. Modelling World Englishes. A Joint Approach towards Postcolonial and Non-Postcolonial Varieties. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Hackert, Stephanie and Alexander Laube. 2018. "You ain’t got principle, you ain’t got nothing: Verbal negation in Bahamian Creole". English World-Wide 39: 278–308. https://doi.org/10.1075/eww.00015.hac.

Laube, Alexander and Florian Menner. 2015. "Dialekt als Unterrichtsgegenstand. Ein methodischer Ansatz an der Schnittstelle von Sprachwissenschaft und Didaktik". In Anselm, Sabine & Markus Janka, eds. Vernetzung statt Praxisschock. Konzepte, Ergebnisse, Perspektiven einer innovativen Lehrerbildung durch das Projekt Brückensteine. Göttingen: Edition Rupprecht. 322–336.

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English Linguistics

Alexander Laube

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