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Insular toponymies : place-naming on Norfolk Island, South Pacific and Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, by Joshua Nash

Label
Insular toponymies : place-naming on Norfolk Island, South Pacific and Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island
Title
Insular toponymies
Title remainder
place-naming on Norfolk Island, South Pacific and Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island
Statement of responsibility
by Joshua Nash
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How do people name places on islands? Is toponymy in small island communities affected by degrees of connection to larger neighbours such as a mainland? Are island (contact) languages and mainland languages different in how they are used in naming places? How can we conceptualise the human-human interface in the fieldwork situation when collecting placenames on islands? This book offers answers relevant to toponymists, linguists, island studies scholars, and anthropologists. It focuses on two island environments within Australia - Norfolk Island, South Pacific and Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Is
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nash, Joshua
Dewey number
919.423/5
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Culture and language use : studies in anthropological linguistics
Series volume
volume 9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Names, Geographical
  • Names, Geographical
  • Norfolk Island
  • Kangaroo Island (S. Aust.)
  • Norfolk Island
  • Kangaroo Island (S.A.)
Label
Insular toponymies : place-naming on Norfolk Island, South Pacific and Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, by Joshua Nash
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Insular Toponymies; Editorial page; Title page; LCC page; Dedication page; Table of contents; Insular Toponymies; 1.1 Bev McCoy; 1.2 Toponymy; 1.3 The Focus; 1.4 Pristine place-naming; 1.5 The Study; 1.6 Norfolk Island, South Pacific; 1.7 Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island; The Context; 2.1 Epistemology; 2.2 Norfolk Island: History, people, environment, and language; 2.3 Nepean Island; 2.4 Phillip Island; 2.5 Norfolk Island; 2.6 Pitcairn and Norfolk; 2.7 Pitkern and Norf'k; 2.8 What sort of language is Norf'k?; 2.9 Toponymy and ecolinguistics; 2.10 Toponymic theory; 2.11 Island toponymy
  • 2.12 Dudley Peninsula: History, people, environment, and language2.13 Pristine toponymy on Dudley Peninsula; Doing ecolinguistic fieldwork on islands; 3.1 Ecolinguistics; 3.2 Fieldwork; 3.3 What has affected toponymy on Norfolk Island?; 3.4 Methods; 3.5 Data division and taxonomy; 3.6 Naming classifications; 3.7 Techniques; Linguistic aspects of Norfolk Island toponymy; 4.1 Toponym statistics; 4.2 Nepean Island; 4.3 Phillip Island; 4.4 First and Second Settlement names; 4.5 Melanesian Mission; 4.6 Ar and dar in Norf'k toponyms; 4.7 Fer in Norf'k toponyms and the influence of St Kitts Creole
  • 4.8 House names4.9 Microtoponymic case study 1: Cascade Road roof names; 4.10 Cultural patterns of Cascade Road roof names; 4.11 Road names; 4.12 Fishing ground names; 4.13 Tagmemic analysis of Norf'k toponyms; 4.14 Spatial orientation in Norfolk/Norf'k toponyms; 4.15 Lexicalised prepositions in Norf'k toponyms; 4.16 Comparative analysis of official and unofficial Norfolk toponyms; Cultural aspects of Norfolk Island toponymy; 5.1 Gods country; 5.2 Fata Fata; 5.3 Lizzies; 5.4 Monty; 5.5 Gootys; Linguistic aspects of Dudley Peninsula toponymy; 6.1 Nils Swanson; 6.2 Toponym statistics
  • 6.3 Topographical names6.4 Microtoponymic case study 2: Vernon; 6.5 Fishing ground names; Cultural aspects of Dudley Peninsula toponymy; 7.1 Dudley Peninsula corner names; 7.2 Between the Tits; 7.3 Toponyms associated with Tiger Simpson; 7.4 Reflection; Toponymic ethnography; 8.1 Discussion and implications; 8.2 Insular Toponymies, toponymic ethnographies; 8.3 Leaving; References; APPENDIX A. Norfolk Island Data; APPENDIX B. Dudley Peninsula Data; Index
Control code
ocn840939141
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299767430
Lccn
2013015384
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840939141
Label
Insular toponymies : place-naming on Norfolk Island, South Pacific and Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, by Joshua Nash
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Insular Toponymies; Editorial page; Title page; LCC page; Dedication page; Table of contents; Insular Toponymies; 1.1 Bev McCoy; 1.2 Toponymy; 1.3 The Focus; 1.4 Pristine place-naming; 1.5 The Study; 1.6 Norfolk Island, South Pacific; 1.7 Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island; The Context; 2.1 Epistemology; 2.2 Norfolk Island: History, people, environment, and language; 2.3 Nepean Island; 2.4 Phillip Island; 2.5 Norfolk Island; 2.6 Pitcairn and Norfolk; 2.7 Pitkern and Norf'k; 2.8 What sort of language is Norf'k?; 2.9 Toponymy and ecolinguistics; 2.10 Toponymic theory; 2.11 Island toponymy
  • 2.12 Dudley Peninsula: History, people, environment, and language2.13 Pristine toponymy on Dudley Peninsula; Doing ecolinguistic fieldwork on islands; 3.1 Ecolinguistics; 3.2 Fieldwork; 3.3 What has affected toponymy on Norfolk Island?; 3.4 Methods; 3.5 Data division and taxonomy; 3.6 Naming classifications; 3.7 Techniques; Linguistic aspects of Norfolk Island toponymy; 4.1 Toponym statistics; 4.2 Nepean Island; 4.3 Phillip Island; 4.4 First and Second Settlement names; 4.5 Melanesian Mission; 4.6 Ar and dar in Norf'k toponyms; 4.7 Fer in Norf'k toponyms and the influence of St Kitts Creole
  • 4.8 House names4.9 Microtoponymic case study 1: Cascade Road roof names; 4.10 Cultural patterns of Cascade Road roof names; 4.11 Road names; 4.12 Fishing ground names; 4.13 Tagmemic analysis of Norf'k toponyms; 4.14 Spatial orientation in Norfolk/Norf'k toponyms; 4.15 Lexicalised prepositions in Norf'k toponyms; 4.16 Comparative analysis of official and unofficial Norfolk toponyms; Cultural aspects of Norfolk Island toponymy; 5.1 Gods country; 5.2 Fata Fata; 5.3 Lizzies; 5.4 Monty; 5.5 Gootys; Linguistic aspects of Dudley Peninsula toponymy; 6.1 Nils Swanson; 6.2 Toponym statistics
  • 6.3 Topographical names6.4 Microtoponymic case study 2: Vernon; 6.5 Fishing ground names; Cultural aspects of Dudley Peninsula toponymy; 7.1 Dudley Peninsula corner names; 7.2 Between the Tits; 7.3 Toponyms associated with Tiger Simpson; 7.4 Reflection; Toponymic ethnography; 8.1 Discussion and implications; 8.2 Insular Toponymies, toponymic ethnographies; 8.3 Leaving; References; APPENDIX A. Norfolk Island Data; APPENDIX B. Dudley Peninsula Data; Index
Control code
ocn840939141
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299767430
Lccn
2013015384
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840939141

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