The Resource Endangered languages : language loss and community response, edited by Lenore A. Grenoble and Lindsay J. Whaley

Endangered languages : language loss and community response, edited by Lenore A. Grenoble and Lindsay J. Whaley

Label
Endangered languages : language loss and community response
Title
Endangered languages
Title remainder
language loss and community response
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lenore A. Grenoble and Lindsay J. Whaley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
408/.9
Index
index present
LC call number
P40.5.L28
LC item number
E63 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Endangered languages : language loss and community response, edited by Lenore A. Grenoble and Lindsay J. Whaley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and (p. 329-347) indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
  • Pt. I. General issues. 1. Western language ideologies and small-language prospects / Nancy C. Dorian. 2. Toward a typology of language endangerment / Lenore A. Grenoble and Lindsay J. Whaley -- Pt. II. Language-community responses. 3. Technical, emotional, and ideological issues in reversing language shift: examples from Southeast Alaska / Nora Marks Dauenhauer and Richard Dauenhauer. 4. Mayan efforts toward language preservation / Nora C. England. 5. A chronology of Mohawk language instruction at Kahnawa:ke / Kaia'titahkhe Annette Jacobs. 6. Language endangerment in South America: a programmatic approach / Colette Grinevald -- Pt. III. What is lost: language diversity. 7. The significance of diversity in language endangerment and preservation / Marianne Mithun. 8. On endangered languages and the importance of linguistic diversity / Ken Hale. 9. Living words and cartoon translations: Longhouse "texts" and the limitations of English / Christopher Jocks
  • 10. Documenting rhetorical, aesthetic, and expressive loss in language shift / Anthony C. Woodbury -- Pt. IV. Mechanisms of language loss. 11. Impact of language variation and accommodation theory on language maintenance: an analysis of Shaba Swahili / Andre Kapanga. 12. A way to dusty death: the Matrix Language turnover hypothesis / Carol Myers-Scotton. 13. Copper Island Aleut: a case of language "resurrection" / Nikolai Vakhtin
Control code
000012953176
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 361 p.
Isbn
9780521591027
Lccn
96053430
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b18264608
System control number
  • 18264608ab
  • (OCoLC)36103897

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