The Resource Vanishing voices : the extinction of the world's languages, Daniel Nettle and Suzanne Romaine

Vanishing voices : the extinction of the world's languages, Daniel Nettle and Suzanne Romaine

Label
Vanishing voices : the extinction of the world's languages
Title
Vanishing voices
Title remainder
the extinction of the world's languages
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Nettle and Suzanne Romaine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Suggests links between disappearing linguistic diversity and environmental issues. The authors argue that it is part of the larger picture of the world's collapsing ecosystem, and that the causes of language death, like those of ecological destruction, lie at the crossroad of ecology and politics
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
417/.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
P40.5.L33
LC item number
N48 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Vanishing voices : the extinction of the world's languages, Daniel Nettle and Suzanne Romaine
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-224) and index
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
List of Illustrations; Preface; one: Where Have All the Languages Gone?; two: A World of Diversity; three: Lost Words/Lost Worlds; four: The Ecology of Language; five: The Biological Wave; six: The Economic Wave; seven: Why Something Should Be Done; eight: Sustainable Futures; References and Further Reading; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm65192583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195136241
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34430301
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65192583
  • pebco0195136241
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.

Library Locations

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