The Genesis of Sri Lanka Malay

A Case of Extreme Language Contact

Sebastian Nordhoff, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig

Status: 
€107,00
$149.00
ISBN13: 
9789004234130
E-ISBN: 
9789004242258
Publication Year: 
2012
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xviii, 294 pp.
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ISSN: 
1877-4083
Volume: 
3

Seino van Breugel, Thammasat University

Seino van Breugel’s Grammar of Atong provides a deep and thorough coverage and grammatical analysis of all major areas of the language, making this book of great interest and value to general linguists and typologists as well as area specialists.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258921
Publication date: 
January 2014

Anvita Abbi, Jawaharlal Nehru University

A Grammar of the Great Andamanese Language is a pioneering piece of work by Anvita Abbi which introduces readers to a unique world of cognition of the people who are remnants of the first migration from Africa 70,000 years before present.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235274
Publication date: 
July 2013

Edited by Harold F. Schiffman, University of Pennsylvania

The contribution of this collection of articles is to construct an updated picture of languages and language policy in and around Afghanistan, and give potential language learners a clearer picture of what kinds of resources exist, and what is still needed. The book was co-edited by Brian Spooner...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201453
Publication date: 
December 2011

John Peterson, University of Leipzig

The present study is an extensive description of Kharia, a member of the southern branch of the Munda family, spoken in central-eastern India. It covers virtually all areas of the grammar, including phonology, morphology, syntax as well as a detailed discussion of the lexicon.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187207
Publication date: 
December 2010