The Resource The mixed language debate : theoretical and empirical advances, edited by Yaron Matras, Peter Bakker

The mixed language debate : theoretical and empirical advances, edited by Yaron Matras, Peter Bakker

Label
The mixed language debate : theoretical and empirical advances
Title
The mixed language debate
Title remainder
theoretical and empirical advances
Statement of responsibility
edited by Yaron Matras, Peter Bakker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mixed Languages are speech varieties that arise in bilingual settings, often as markers of ethnic separateness. They combine structures inherited from different parent languages, often resulting in odd and unique splits that present a challenge to theories of contact-induced change as well as genetic classification. This collection of articles is devoted to the theoretical and empirical controversies that surround the study of Mixed Languages. Issues include definitions and prototypes, similarities and differences to other contact languages such as pidgins and creoles, the role of codeswitchin
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
417/.22
Index
index present
LC call number
PM7802
LC item number
.M59 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs
Series volume
145
Label
The mixed language debate : theoretical and empirical advances, edited by Yaron Matras, Peter Bakker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
The study of mixed languages / Yaron Matras and Peter Bakker -- Social factors and linguistic processes in the emergence of stable mixed languages / Sarah G. Thomason -- Mixed languages and acts of identity / William Croft -- What lies beneath: split (mixed) languages as contact phenomena / Carol Myers-Scotton -- Mixed languages as autonomous systems / Peter Bakker -- Mixed languages: re-examining the structural prototype / Yaron Matras -- Language contact and group identity: the role of "folk" linguistic engineering / Evgeniy V. Golovko -- The linguistic properties of lexical manipulation and its relevance for Ma'á / Maarten Mous -- Can a mixed language be conventionalized alternational codeswitching? / Ad Backus -- Not quite the right mixture / Thomas Stolz
Control code
ocn567824933
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110177763
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36049359
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567824933
  • pebcs3110177765
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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