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Writing on the backs of the blacks, Mari Rhydwen

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Writing on the backs of the blacks
Title
Writing on the backs of the blacks
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Mari Rhydwen
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Summary
Revision of Ph.D. thesis; addresses questions of ethics of researching another culture; analyses written attitudes to literacy; traces development of Kriol, attitudes to its use in bilingual education in Northern Territory and how Summer Institute of Linguistics linguists have viewed it; examines language attitudes and choices at Ngukurr, Barunga and Nauiyu Nambiyu (Daly River); compares Kriol, Daly creole and Ngangityemerri phonologies in relation to orthographies; shows how literacy is used in newly literate communities by examining representation of prosody and code-switching between English and Kriol in texts; through stories ex plores intuitions on Kriol and identity, variety of Kriol speakers and occasions Kriol is used; concludes that Kriol literature has a doubtful future
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Rhydwen, Mari
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Summer Institute of Linguistics
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Writing on the backs of the blacks, Mari Rhydwen
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Publication
Note
Voice, literacy and community in Kriol fieldwork-Cover; Bibliography; p. [175]-180; Includes index
Control code
M0015287
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
x, 185 pages, map
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780702228902
Stock number
11112b
System control number
0013146
Label
Writing on the backs of the blacks, Mari Rhydwen
Publication
Note
Voice, literacy and community in Kriol fieldwork-Cover; Bibliography; p. [175]-180; Includes index
Control code
M0015287
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
x, 185 pages, map
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780702228902
Stock number
11112b
System control number
0013146

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