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Author Name:    SHAPIRO, Michael C., and Harold F. SCHIFFMAN

Title:   Language and Society in South Asia.

Publisher:    Foris Publications, Dordrecht, Holland / Cinnaminson, U.S.A, 1983, ISBN:9070176556 

Seller ID:   96370

SHAPIRO, Michael C., and Harold F. SCHIFFMAN. Language and Society in SouthAsia. Dordrecht, Holland / Cinnaminson, U.S.A.: Foris Publications, 1983. Pp [i]-x,(2),[1]-293,(1). Maps. Figures. Index. 8vo, yellow cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. In the Publications in Language Sciences series. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. The Theoretical Description of Language and Dialect. 3. Traditional Taxonomies of South Asian Languages. 4. South Asia as a Linguistic Area. 5. Social Dialectology. 6. Bi- and Multilingualism in South Asia. 7. Pidginization, Creolization, and South Asian English. 8. Ethnographic Semantics and the Ethnography of Speaking. Cloth lightlyrubbed and smudged, else very good. 35.00

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