The Resource Issues in English creoles : papers from the 1975 Hawaii conference, edited by Richard R. Day

Issues in English creoles : papers from the 1975 Hawaii conference, edited by Richard R. Day

Label
Issues in English creoles : papers from the 1975 Hawaii conference
Title
Issues in English creoles
Title remainder
papers from the 1975 Hawaii conference
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard R. Day
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The purpose of this volume is to make more accessible, for the use of researchers and students in the field of pidgins and creoles, presentations of the third International Conference on Pidgins and Creoles in Honolulu, 1975, dealing with English-based creoles. Aside from their documentary value, the ten papers of this volume are of interest for several reasons: they contain interesting data and observations on the languages themselves, in particular Trinidadian Creole, Guyanese Creole, St. Kitts Creole, and Bahamian English. Additionally, the contributions are significant for the insights the
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
427
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PM7871
LC item number
.I77 1980eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Varieties of English around the world. G.
Series volume
v. 2
Label
Issues in English creoles : papers from the 1975 Hawaii conference, edited by Richard R. Day
Publication
Note
Papers first presented at the International Conference on Pidgins and Creoles, held in Honolulu, Hawaii, January 5-10, 1975
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Richard R. Day -- Creolization, linguistic universals, natural semantax, and the brain / Derek Bickerton -- The adequacy of certain theories in accounting for important grammatical relationships in a creole language / Robert A. Peters -- On the notion of decreolization and St. Kitts Creole personal pronouns / Vincent O. Cooper -- The creole situation in the context of sociolinguistic studies / Donald Winford -- How does doz disappear? / John R. Rickford -- From preposition to complementizer in Caribbean English Creole / William Washabaugh -- A Creole English continuum and the theory of grammar / Dennis R. Craig -- Bahamian English, a non-continuum? / Alison Shilling -- Sufficiency conditions for a prior creolization of Black English / Robert Berdan -- Lexicalization in Black English / Carol W. Pfaff
Control code
ocn710045001
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027286710
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b27994132
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710045001
  • pebcs902728671X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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