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The Resource History, society, and variation : in honor of Albert Valdman, edited by J. Clancy Clements [and others], (electronic resource)

History, society, and variation : in honor of Albert Valdman, edited by J. Clancy Clements [and others], (electronic resource)

Label
History, society, and variation : in honor of Albert Valdman
Title
History, society, and variation
Title remainder
in honor of Albert Valdman
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Clancy Clements [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume presents a collection of new articles by sixteen specialists in the field of pidgin and creole studies, assembled in honor of the world-renowned creolist, Albert Valdman. The articles, written from a variety of theoretical perspectives, are organized thematically in three sections: on the history of specific pidgins or creoles (including Louisiana Creole and Haitian Creole); on the sociohistorical settings that gave rise to these contact languages and issues affecting their future development; and on issues of linguistic variation and change. In keeping with Valdman's own primary i
Member of
Action
digitized
Dewey number
417/.22
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Valdman, Albert
  • Clements, J. Clancy
Series statement
Creole language library
Series volume
v. 28
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  • Creole dialects
  • Linguistics
Label
History, society, and variation : in honor of Albert Valdman, edited by J. Clancy Clements [and others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
History, Society and Variation; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; I. HISTORY; LOUISIANA CREOLE AT THE PERIPHERY; USING AND INTERPRETING HISTORICAL TEXTS TO ANALYZE THE FORMATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF CREOLE LANGUAGES; LEXICAL ASPECTS OF FRENCH AND CREOLE IN SAINT-DOMINGUE AT THE END OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY; THE LEXICALIZATION-GRAMMATICALIZATION CONTINUUM; CREOLE TRANSPLANTATION; II. SOCIETY; CREOLES, CAPITALISM, AND COLONIALISM; A CURIOSITY OF MAURITIAN CREOLE; THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL CONDITIONS FOR THE EMERGENCE OF A KOINE AMONG FRENCH-LEXIFIED CREOLE LANGUAGES
Control code
ocn290475594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027252500
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290475594
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
History, society, and variation : in honor of Albert Valdman, edited by J. Clancy Clements [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
History, Society and Variation; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; I. HISTORY; LOUISIANA CREOLE AT THE PERIPHERY; USING AND INTERPRETING HISTORICAL TEXTS TO ANALYZE THE FORMATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF CREOLE LANGUAGES; LEXICAL ASPECTS OF FRENCH AND CREOLE IN SAINT-DOMINGUE AT THE END OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY; THE LEXICALIZATION-GRAMMATICALIZATION CONTINUUM; CREOLE TRANSPLANTATION; II. SOCIETY; CREOLES, CAPITALISM, AND COLONIALISM; A CURIOSITY OF MAURITIAN CREOLE; THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL CONDITIONS FOR THE EMERGENCE OF A KOINE AMONG FRENCH-LEXIFIED CREOLE LANGUAGES
Control code
ocn290475594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027252500
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290475594
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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