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Papers in Pidgin and Creole Linguistics: No 5 (Pacific Linguistics, A-91)

Mühlhäusler, Peter (Editor)

ISBN 10: 085883474X / ISBN 13: 9780858834743
Published by The Australian National University, 1998
Condition: Fine Soft cover
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213 pp., bibliography. This volume brings together lexicographic and sociolinguistic descriptions of some of the less well-documented Pidgins, creoles and contact languages of the Pacific region, adding many important details to current knowledge. Papers by Peter Mühlhäusler, 'Pidgins, creoles and post-contact Aboriginal languages in Westrn Australia', Robert Foster, Peter Mühlhäusler and Philip Clarke, '"Give me back my name": the "classification" of Aboriginal people in colonial South Australia’, Terry Crowley, 'The Bislama lexicon before the First World War: written attestations', Anders Källgård, 'A Pitkern word list', and Warren Shibbles, ‘The phonetics of pidgin and creole: toward a standard IPA transcription'. 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 085883474xPNGCON21X013114

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Title: Papers in Pidgin and Creole Linguistics: No ...

Publisher: The Australian National University

Publication Date: 1998

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Fine

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This volume brings together lexicographic and sociolinguistic descriptions of some of the less well-documented Pidgins, creoles and contact languages of the Pacific region, adding many important details to current knowledge. Papers by Peter Mühlhäusler, 'Pidgins, creoles and post-contact Aboriginal languages in Westrn Australia', Robert Foster, Peter Mühlhäusler and Philip Clarke, '"Give me back my name": the "classification" of Aboriginal people in colonial South Australia', Terry Crowley, 'The Bislama lexicon before the First World War: written attestations', Anders Källgård, 'A Pitkern word list', and Warren Shibbles, 'The phonetics of pidgin and creole: toward a standard IPA transcription'.

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