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The Resource The habitat of Australia's aboriginal languages : past, present, and future, edited by Gerhard Leitner, Ian G. Malcolm

The habitat of Australia's aboriginal languages : past, present, and future, edited by Gerhard Leitner, Ian G. Malcolm

Label
The habitat of Australia's aboriginal languages : past, present, and future
Title
The habitat of Australia's aboriginal languages
Title remainder
past, present, and future
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gerhard Leitner, Ian G. Malcolm
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Various papers on Australian historical linguistic themes; historical background to language study; overview of Aboriginal languages - typology, phonology, grammar, syntax, semantics; relation of language to environment; language maintenance; development of pidgins and creoles; Aboriginal English - relation to traditional languages, interaction with criminal justice; language education
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
499/.15
Index
index present
LC call number
PL7001
LC item number
.H33 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leitner, Gerhard
  • Malcolm, Ian
Series statement
Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs
Series volume
179
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian languages
  • Pidgin English
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Languages in contact
Label
The habitat of Australia's aboriginal languages : past, present, and future, edited by Gerhard Leitner, Ian G. Malcolm
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip073/2006034600.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
An overview of Australian traditional languages / Harold Koch -- Yolngu language habitat: ecology, identity and law in an Aboriginal society / Michael Christie -- Indigenous languages: transitions from the past to the present / Michael Walsh -- Language maintenance, shift - and planning / Graham McKay -- Linguistic responses to contact: Pidgins and creoles / John Harris -- Aboriginal English: restructured variety for cultural maintenance / Ian G. Malcolm and Ellen Grote -- Aboriginal language habitat and cultural continuity / Gerhard Leitner -- Issues and policies in school education / Gary Partington and Ann Galloway -- Bridging the language gap in education / Ian G. Malcolm and Patricia Konigsberg -- Aboriginal English in the criminal justice system / Diana Eades -- Aboriginal language habitat in research and tertiary education / Rob Amery -- Tyikim/Blekbala perspectives on language / Terry Ngarritjan-Kessaris and Linda Ford
Control code
000041019010
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 389 p.
Isbn
9783110190793
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006034600
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The habitat of Australia's aboriginal languages : past, present, and future, edited by Gerhard Leitner, Ian G. Malcolm
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip073/2006034600.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
An overview of Australian traditional languages / Harold Koch -- Yolngu language habitat: ecology, identity and law in an Aboriginal society / Michael Christie -- Indigenous languages: transitions from the past to the present / Michael Walsh -- Language maintenance, shift - and planning / Graham McKay -- Linguistic responses to contact: Pidgins and creoles / John Harris -- Aboriginal English: restructured variety for cultural maintenance / Ian G. Malcolm and Ellen Grote -- Aboriginal language habitat and cultural continuity / Gerhard Leitner -- Issues and policies in school education / Gary Partington and Ann Galloway -- Bridging the language gap in education / Ian G. Malcolm and Patricia Konigsberg -- Aboriginal English in the criminal justice system / Diana Eades -- Aboriginal language habitat in research and tertiary education / Rob Amery -- Tyikim/Blekbala perspectives on language / Terry Ngarritjan-Kessaris and Linda Ford
Control code
000041019010
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 389 p.
Isbn
9783110190793
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006034600
Other physical details
ill.

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