Maintenance and Loss of Minority Languages. Hardcover

FASE, William, Koen JASPAERT, and Sjaak KROON (eds.). Maintenance and Loss of Minority Languages. Amsterdam / Philadelphia : John Benjamins PublishingCompany, 1992. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[1]-403,(1). Map. 8vo, mauve marbled glossy p aper covered boards. Hardcover. Studies in Bilingualism (SiBil) 1. Contents: Maintenance and Loss of Minority Languages: Introductory Remarks (by Wil lem Fase, Koen Jaspaert & Sjaak Kroon). Section I – Perspectives. Linguistic and Sociolinguistic Aspects of Language Contact, Maintenance and Loss: Towards a Multifacet Theory (by Michael Clyne). Sociopolitical Aspects of Language Maintenance and Loss: Towards a Typology of Minority Language Situations (by John Edwards, (pp 37-54), of St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia). Linguistic Minorities and Language Policies: Four Case Studies (by Christina Bratt Paulston). Section II – Various Approaches (Part1) Linguistic Studies. On Misunderstandings in a Non-Stabilised Bilingual Situation (by Hendrik Boeschoten). Some Aspects of Language Attrition in Turkish Families in the Netherlands (by Erica Huh & Anneke van de Mond). A Domain Approach to the Turkish Vocabulary of Bilingual Turkish Children in the Netherlands (by Anneli Schaufeli). From the Typewriter of A.L.: A Case Study in Language Loss (by Koen Jaspaert & Sjaak Kroon). Some Linguistic Consequences of the Shift from Swedish to Finnish in Finland (by Marika Tandefelt). Section II – Various Approaches (Part 2) Sociological Studies. Ethnolinguistic Vitality Beliefs and Language Maintenance and Loss (by RealAllard & Rodrigue Landry). Convergence and Divergence: Two Cases of Language Shiftin Morocco (by Abdeldi Bentahila & Eirlys E. Davies). Language Maintenance and Shift: Problems of Measurement (by John de Vries). Ethnolinguistic Vit ality and the Bilingual Development of Minority and Majority Group Students(by Rodrigue Landry & Real Allard). Language Shift in India: Issues and Im plications (by Rajeshwari Pandharipande). Minority Languages as Core Valuesof Ethnic Cultures: A Study of Maintenance and Erosion of Polish, Welsh, a nd Chinese Languages in Australia (by JerzyJ. Smolicz). Agencies of Language Reproduction in Celtic Societies (by Colin H. Williams). Section II : Various Approaches (Part 3) Descriptive Studies. Language Competence and Use among Coastal Kadazan Children: A Survey Report (by Rita Lasimbang, Carolyn Miller & Francis Otigil). Some Problems of Linguistic Minorities in Japan (by Hiroyuki Miyawaki). The Hawaiian Model for the Revitalization of Native Minority Cultures and Languages (by Henry Z. Niedzielski). Minority Language Maintenance and Learning as Instruments for Improving the Status of the Minority Group (by Olga Miseska Tomic). Section III – Prospects. Conference Summary (by Joshua Fishman). Spine sunned, else very good. 60.00

Title: Maintenance and Loss of Minority Languages. Hardcover

Author Name: FASE, William, Koen JASPAERT, and Sjaak KROON (eds.). CLYNE, Michael MACKEY, William Francis ZONDAG. Koen

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Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing, Amsterdam / Philadelphia, 1992, ISBN:1556193440:

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