Christian Peer


Mag. phil.

English Philology and American Studies, Philosophy and Psychology (Leopold-Franzens-University, Innsbruck). Mag. phil. 2005. 

Diplomarbeit: Stereotypes and Slang: A Survey of National Stereotyping in English Slang.


 Research interests: 

  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Language Varieties (esp. Dialects)
  • Semantics


Current projects: 

  • Dissertation: " Sociolect versus Dialect: The Role of Slang and Cant in the EDD" (working title)



Peer, Christian. Stereotypes and Slang: A Survey of National Stereotyping in English. Stuttgart: Ibidem, 2006.