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The Resource Classifiers : a typology of noun categorization devices, Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald

Classifiers : a typology of noun categorization devices, Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald

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Classifiers : a typology of noun categorization devices
Title
Classifiers
Title remainder
a typology of noun categorization devices
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald
Title variation
  • Typology of noun categorization devices
  • Noun categorization devices
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text offers a cross-linguistic account of classifiers. Its range of exemplification includes major and minor languages from every continent and several of the examples are from the author's own fieldwork
Member of
Action
digitized
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Aĭkhenvalʹd, A. I︠U︡.
Dewey number
401.43
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Oxford studies in typology and linguistic theory
  • Oxford linguistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classifiers (Linguistics)
  • Categorization (Linguistics)
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Classifiers : a typology of noun categorization devices, Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Second series statement from jacket
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 452-487) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Noun class and gender systems -- Noun classifiers -- Numeral classifiers -- Classifiers in possessive constructions -- Verbal classifiers -- Locative and deictic classifiers -- Different classifier types in one language -- Multiple classifier languages -- Classifiers and other grammatical categories -- Semantics of noun categorization devices -- Semantic organization and functions of noun categorization -- Origin and development of noun categorization devices -- Noun categorization devices in language acquisition and dissolution -- Conclusions -- Appendix 1: Noun categorization by means other than classifiers -- Appendix 2: From nouns to classifiers : further examples of semantic change -- Appendix 3: Fieldworker's guide to classifier languages -- List of languages -- List of language families, linguistic areas, and proto-languages
Control code
ocm53956457
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 535 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585483382
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
maps
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53956457
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.
Label
Classifiers : a typology of noun categorization devices, Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald
Publication
Note
Second series statement from jacket
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 452-487) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Noun class and gender systems -- Noun classifiers -- Numeral classifiers -- Classifiers in possessive constructions -- Verbal classifiers -- Locative and deictic classifiers -- Different classifier types in one language -- Multiple classifier languages -- Classifiers and other grammatical categories -- Semantics of noun categorization devices -- Semantic organization and functions of noun categorization -- Origin and development of noun categorization devices -- Noun categorization devices in language acquisition and dissolution -- Conclusions -- Appendix 1: Noun categorization by means other than classifiers -- Appendix 2: From nouns to classifiers : further examples of semantic change -- Appendix 3: Fieldworker's guide to classifier languages -- List of languages -- List of language families, linguistic areas, and proto-languages
Control code
ocm53956457
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 535 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585483382
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53956457
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.

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