CLYNE, Michael (ed.). PELTZ, Rakhmiel DEPREZ, Kas LIPSKI, John M.
Title: Undoing and Redoing Corpus Planning. Contributions to the Sociology of Language 78.
Publisher:  Mouton de Gruyer, Berlin / New York , 1997, ISBN:3110155095
Seller ID: 99582
CLYNE, Michael (ed.). Undoing and Redoing Corpus Planning. Berlin / New York : Mouton de Gruyer, 1997. Pp [i]-viii,-520. Map. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to front board and spine. Contributions to the Sociologyof Language 78. Contents : Introduction (by Michael Clyne); Ukrainian - re constituting a language (by Alexander Krouglov); "Stubborn as a mule calls for a dialectical presentation" : on undoing and redoing corpus planning inHungary (by Miklós Kontra); Linguistic consequences of the Sandanista revo lution and its aftermath in Nicaragua (by John M. Lipski); Undoing some effects of the Cultural Revolution : Chinese address forms (by S.M. Lee-Wong);The reconvergence of German after reunification and its limits (by Michael Clyne); The reconvergence of Vietnamese (by Nguyen Xuan Thu); Undoing a "u nified language" : Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian (by Radoslav Katicic); Reconvergence of Moldavian towards Romanian (by Marcu Gabinschi); The fate of Samnorsk : a social dialect experiment in language planning (by Ernst Hĺkon Jahr); Diets, nederlands, nederduits, hollands, vlaams, belgisch-nederlands (by Kas Deprez); From Pilipino to Filipino-1 to Filipino-2 : unmaking and remaking a national language (by Andrew Gonzalez); The undoing of language planning from the vantage of cultural history : two twentieth century Yiddishexamples (by Rakhmiel Peltz); The Turkish language reform forced into stag nation (by Hendrik Boeschoten); Influence of the Middle East peace process on the Hebrew language (by Ran HaCohen); The impact of the peace process inthe Middle East on Arabic (by Hassan R.S. Abd-el-Jawad and Fawwaz Al-Abed Al-Haq); Eradicating racism in language : Afrikaans (by D.J. van Schalkwyk); Epilogue (by Michael Clyne). ******** See our extensive linguistics collection. ******* Very good. 80.00