The Resource The last speaker is dead - long live the last speaker, Nicolas Evans

The last speaker is dead - long live the last speaker, Nicolas Evans

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The last speaker is dead - long live the last speaker
Title
The last speaker is dead - long live the last speaker
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Nicolas Evans
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Language
eng
Summary
Discusses issues in linguistic fieldwork with last remaining speakers of a language, using examples from northwest Queensland and Arnhem Land. Issues explored include multilingualism of last speakers; language "ownership" and affiliation; linguistic competence of last speakers; influence of dominant languages over less dominant languages in multilingual communities
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AIAS
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1956-
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Evans, Nicholas
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no index present
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non fiction
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Ratliff, Martha
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  • Wardaga, Charlie
  • Language attrition
  • Linguistics
  • Australian languages
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The last speaker is dead - long live the last speaker, Nicolas Evans
Link
http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Grinevald/SOCIOLINGUISTIQUE_M1/evans/Evans_2001_The%20last%20speaker.pdf
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Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
pages [250]-281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The last speaker is dead - long live the last speaker, Nicolas Evans
Link
http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Grinevald/SOCIOLINGUISTIQUE_M1/evans/Evans_2001_The%20last%20speaker.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
pages [250]-281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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