The slang of the youth are rougher than any time before!? There is a tendency to an ethnolect form, arosen in urban centers with a high rate of slang. The involvement with ›Youth Slang‹ should illustrate the origin and the influences by media, school, milieu and migration. It also deals with possible socio-cultural consequences.
The second volume is concerned with the slang in medial context. Does the media influence the youth’s speech or the other way around? The media is analyzed in relation to juvenile characteristics.