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The Resource Case in Africa, Christa König, (electronic resource)

Case in Africa, Christa König, (electronic resource)

Label
Case in Africa
Title
Case in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Christa König
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides a typological overview of the different manifestations of grammaticalized case systems in African languages. In the course of thoroughly analyzing case in roughly 100 African languages, Christa K--ouml--;nig reveals several features, such as tone as a marker for case, which are rare phenomena in other languages of the world. - ;This book provides a typological overview of the different manifestations of grammaticalized case systems in African languages. After defining and distinguishing case systems, Christa K--ouml--;nig begins a thorough analysis of case in roughly 100 Afr
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
König, Christa
Dewey number
496 22
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford linguistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Africa
Label
Case in Africa, Christa König, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
other
Contents
Contents; Preface; List of Figures; List of Maps; List of Tables; Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; 2 Accusative; 3 Ergativity; 4 Marked-nominative; 5 Special phenomena; 6 Conclusions; Appendix I. Case in Africa; Appendix II. Genealogical overview of case languages in Africa; Terminology; References; Author Index; Language Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn304173611
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 343 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191552663
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)304173611
Label
Case in Africa, Christa König, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
other
Contents
Contents; Preface; List of Figures; List of Maps; List of Tables; Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; 2 Accusative; 3 Ergativity; 4 Marked-nominative; 5 Special phenomena; 6 Conclusions; Appendix I. Case in Africa; Appendix II. Genealogical overview of case languages in Africa; Terminology; References; Author Index; Language Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn304173611
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 343 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191552663
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)304173611

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