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Year 1996, Volume 7 , Issue , Pages 288 - 294 1996-01-01

The Use of Pronouns of Power and Solidarity in Turkish

Zülal Balpınar [1]

 Studies in (lie relation between language and culture have sometimes focussed on

how a way of life or thought is categorized through words. A second kind of study

may focus on the connections between certain grammatical categories and people's

notions. The study will fit in the latter category.

Second person pronouns used in formal and familiar settings have been analyzed

from various points of view. Social psychologists have shown how the usage of the

pronouns is connected with altitudes and behavior (Drown and Gilman, 1960).

Philologist have produced careful accounts of historical usage in German, French,

Russian (Friedrich, 1972). Linguistis on the other hand have been interested in

studying and analysing the pronoun systems in various languages. (Lambert 1967),

(Ervin-Trip, 1972). and linking them to culturally and socially significant


power, solidarity, pronoun
  • Brown, R. and A. Gilman. 1960. "The Pronouns of Power and Solidarity”,
  • Language and Social Context, 1972, Penguin, s.252-282.
  • Erwin-Tripp, S. 1972. "On Sociolinguistic Rules: Alternation and Cooccurance",
Subjects Social
Journal Section Research Articles

Author: Zülal Balpınar
Country: Turkey


Publication Date : January 1, 1996

APA Balpınar, Z . (1996). The Use of Pronouns of Power and Solidarity in Turkish . Dilbilim Araştırmaları Dergisi , 7 , 288-294 . Retrieved from