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Exploring language change, Mari C. Jones and Ishtla Singh

Label
Exploring language change
Title
Exploring language change
Statement of responsibility
Mari C. Jones and Ishtla Singh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Mari C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Singh, Ishtla
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linguistic change
  • Language obsolescence
  • Language planning
  • Language revival
Label
Exploring language change, Mari C. Jones and Ishtla Singh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-203) and indexes
  • Includes Web resources
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5
  • 110
  • 5.4
  • Case study: language planning in Jersey
  • 116
  • 5.5
  • Case study: language planning in the Seychelles
  • 124
  • 6
  • Language revival
  • 133
  • 1.4
  • 6.2
  • Case study: Cornish
  • 135
  • 7
  • Language invention
  • 153
  • 7.2
  • Inventing language
  • 154
  • 7.3
  • Drift
  • Case study: Esperanto
  • 163
  • 7.4
  • Case study: Laadan
  • 169
  • 8
  • 1.5
  • Case study: word order change in Icelandic
  • 10
  • 1.6
  • Case study: grammaticalisation in Urdu
  • 15
  • 1
  • 1.7
  • Native-speaker creativity
  • 18
  • 1.8
  • Case study: lexical derivation in Haitian French Creole
  • 22
  • 2
  • Externally motivated change
  • 29
  • 2.2
  • Internally motivated change
  • Borrowing
  • 30
  • 2.3
  • Convergence
  • 40
  • 2.4
  • Case study: the Balkans
  • 41
  • 2.5
  • Case study: Kupwar
  • 1
  • 45
  • 2.6
  • Code-switching
  • 48
  • 2.7
  • Mixed languages
  • 50
  • 2.8
  • Discussion: internal and external change revisited
  • 51
  • 1.2
  • 2.9
  • Case study: Guernsey Norman French (Guernesiais)
  • 52
  • 2.10
  • Case study: Middle English
  • 53
  • 3
  • Language birth
  • 55
  • 3.2
  • Locating internally motivated change
  • Case study: Proto-Indo-European, Proto-Germanic and (Old) English
  • 57
  • 3.3
  • Case study: Tok Pisin
  • 64
  • 3.4
  • Case study: Scots
  • 69
  • 3.5
  • Discussion: what makes a new language?
  • 4
  • 74
  • 4
  • Language death
  • 78
  • 4.2
  • Setting and structure: the two aspects of obsolescence
  • 81
  • 4.3
  • Case study: East Sutherland Gaelic
  • 92
  • 1.3
  • 4.4
  • Case study: Pennsylvania German
  • 97
  • 4.5
  • Dialect death
  • 100
  • 4.6
  • Case study: French
  • 100
  • 4.7
  • Case study: symmetry and function in the Great Vowel Shift
  • Case study: Welsh
  • 101
  • 5
  • Language planning and revitalisation
  • 105
  • 5.2
  • Strategies and aims of language planning
  • 106
  • 5.3
  • Case study: language policy in the USA
Control code
ocm57405406
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 213 p.
Isbn
9780415317757
Lccn
2005000408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Exploring language change, Mari C. Jones and Ishtla Singh
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-203) and indexes
  • Includes Web resources
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5
  • 110
  • 5.4
  • Case study: language planning in Jersey
  • 116
  • 5.5
  • Case study: language planning in the Seychelles
  • 124
  • 6
  • Language revival
  • 133
  • 1.4
  • 6.2
  • Case study: Cornish
  • 135
  • 7
  • Language invention
  • 153
  • 7.2
  • Inventing language
  • 154
  • 7.3
  • Drift
  • Case study: Esperanto
  • 163
  • 7.4
  • Case study: Laadan
  • 169
  • 8
  • 1.5
  • Case study: word order change in Icelandic
  • 10
  • 1.6
  • Case study: grammaticalisation in Urdu
  • 15
  • 1
  • 1.7
  • Native-speaker creativity
  • 18
  • 1.8
  • Case study: lexical derivation in Haitian French Creole
  • 22
  • 2
  • Externally motivated change
  • 29
  • 2.2
  • Internally motivated change
  • Borrowing
  • 30
  • 2.3
  • Convergence
  • 40
  • 2.4
  • Case study: the Balkans
  • 41
  • 2.5
  • Case study: Kupwar
  • 1
  • 45
  • 2.6
  • Code-switching
  • 48
  • 2.7
  • Mixed languages
  • 50
  • 2.8
  • Discussion: internal and external change revisited
  • 51
  • 1.2
  • 2.9
  • Case study: Guernsey Norman French (Guernesiais)
  • 52
  • 2.10
  • Case study: Middle English
  • 53
  • 3
  • Language birth
  • 55
  • 3.2
  • Locating internally motivated change
  • Case study: Proto-Indo-European, Proto-Germanic and (Old) English
  • 57
  • 3.3
  • Case study: Tok Pisin
  • 64
  • 3.4
  • Case study: Scots
  • 69
  • 3.5
  • Discussion: what makes a new language?
  • 4
  • 74
  • 4
  • Language death
  • 78
  • 4.2
  • Setting and structure: the two aspects of obsolescence
  • 81
  • 4.3
  • Case study: East Sutherland Gaelic
  • 92
  • 1.3
  • 4.4
  • Case study: Pennsylvania German
  • 97
  • 4.5
  • Dialect death
  • 100
  • 4.6
  • Case study: French
  • 100
  • 4.7
  • Case study: symmetry and function in the Great Vowel Shift
  • Case study: Welsh
  • 101
  • 5
  • Language planning and revitalisation
  • 105
  • 5.2
  • Strategies and aims of language planning
  • 106
  • 5.3
  • Case study: language policy in the USA
Control code
ocm57405406
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 213 p.
Isbn
9780415317757
Lccn
2005000408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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