Profanity as a social phenomenon: analyzing survey results in a provincial Russian town
Cand. Sci. (Sociol.), Assoc. Prof., Department of Social Technologies, Southern Federal University, Rostov-on-Don, Russia email@example.com
An attempt to analyze phenomenon of profanity is based on a sociological case study. Author describes typical social contexts and user types along with meaningful, emotional, social-demographic, and functional features of using obscene language as well as attitudes towards the use of profanity in a provincial town.