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Linguistics educator

Donald Max Lance, American Linguistics educator, retired. Member Linguistic Society American, American Dialect Society, Dictionary Society North America, Missouri Folklore Society (secretary since 1981). M C.

Background

Lance, Donald Max was born on July 10, 1931 in Gainesville, Texas, United States. Son of Calvin D. and Ola D. (Miller) Lance.

Education

Bachelor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1952. Master of Arts, University Texas, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1968.

Career

Teacher, McCamey (Texas) H.S., 1957-1959; teacher, Mary Carroll H.S., Corpus Christi, Texas, 1959-1964; teaching assistant, University Texas, Austin, 1964-1967; assistant professor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U., College Station, 1967-1969; professor, U. Missouri, Columbia, 1969-1994; professor emeritus, U. Missouri, Columbia, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Language Variation in North American English, 1993, American Pronounciation, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Linguistic Society American, American Dialect Society, Dictionary Society North America, Missouri Folklore Society (secretary since 1981). M C.

Connections

father:
Calvin D. Lance

mother:
Ola D. (Miller) Lance