Tavastian Dialects

Some articles on dialects, dialect:

Colloquial Finnish - Important Regional Variations
... Linguists such as Mielikäinen argue that the dialects of Finnish have been considerably homogenized by 20th century developments of urbanization and other internal ... Considerable stigma has been associated with dialects (accurately or not) perceived as rural in the 20th century ... have adopted a variety resembling standard Finnish, which has been imposed upon dialect speakers by the school, the military and the employers ...
Finnish Language - Dialects - Dialect Chart of Finnish
... Western dialects Southern-Western dialects Proper Southern-Western dialects Northern dialect group Southern dialect group Southern-Western middle dialects Pori region dialects Ala-Satakunta ...