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The Resource Creolization and contact, edited by Norval Smith, Tonjes Veenstra

Creolization and contact, edited by Norval Smith, Tonjes Veenstra

Label
Creolization and contact
Title
Creolization and contact
Statement of responsibility
edited by Norval Smith, Tonjes Veenstra
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume contains revised and extended versions of a selection of the papers presented at "The Amsterdam Workshop on Language Contact and Creolization." These studies apply the concept of relexification to creoles as well as other contact languages; highlight the relevance of strategies of second language learning for theories of pidgin/creole genesis; critically discuss the notions levelling (koine formation) and convergence; the relation between types of contact situations and processes of crosslinguistic influence; as well as the linguistic consequences of the social structure of the pla
Member of
Dewey number
417/.22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Norval
  • Veenstra, Tonjes
Series statement
Creole language library,
Series volume
v. 23
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creole dialects
  • Languages in contact
Label
Creolization and contact, edited by Norval Smith, Tonjes Veenstra
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Creolization and Contact; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1: Relexification in creole genesis and its effects on the development of the creole; Chapter 2: Voodoo Chile; Chapter 3: Language intertwining; Chapter 4: Paralexification in language intertwining; Chapter 5: Pidginization, creolization and creoloids in Stockholm, Sweden; Chapter 6: The origin of creole languages; Chapter 7: Koine formation and creole genesis; Chapter 8: Koineization and creole genesis; Chapter 9: Convergence and explanations in creole genesis
Control code
ocm52715410
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 323 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027297716
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52715410
Label
Creolization and contact, edited by Norval Smith, Tonjes Veenstra
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Creolization and Contact; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1: Relexification in creole genesis and its effects on the development of the creole; Chapter 2: Voodoo Chile; Chapter 3: Language intertwining; Chapter 4: Paralexification in language intertwining; Chapter 5: Pidginization, creolization and creoloids in Stockholm, Sweden; Chapter 6: The origin of creole languages; Chapter 7: Koine formation and creole genesis; Chapter 8: Koineization and creole genesis; Chapter 9: Convergence and explanations in creole genesis
Control code
ocm52715410
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 323 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027297716
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52715410

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