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Endangered Languages

Language Loss and Community Response

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Endangered Languages
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The issue of language loss is currently the focus of much linguistic research. This edited volume brings together work by theoretical linguists, field linguists and nonlinguist members of minority communities to provide an integrated view of how language is lost, from sociological and economic as well as from linguistic perspectives. It maps out some of the strategies applied by native communities and professional linguists in the face of language endangerment. Several authors address the understudied issue of what (beyond a linguistic system) is lost when a language becomes obsolescent.
Release date NZ
March 26th, 1998
Contributors
Edited by Lenore A. Grenoble Edited by Lindsay J. Whaley
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
18 tables
Imprint
Cambridge University Press
Pages
380
Dimensions
152x228x21
ISBN-13
9780521597128
Product ID
2066311

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