Languages of the Greater Himalayan Region

Edited by George L. van Driem, University of Bern

Series Type: 
Sub Series
ISSN: 
1568-6183
Volume: 
5

Erik E. Andvik

Series: 
Volume: 
5/10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178274
E-ISBN: 
9789047440628
Publication date: 
May 2010
€148,00
$177.00

Hongkai Sun and Guangkun Liu. Translated, annotated, and supplemented by Fengxiang Li, Ela Thurgood and Graham Thurgood

A work that will be of interest to those interested in typology, language history, and contact induced change, this book documents the radical restructuring of Anong over the last 40 years under intense contact with Lisu.
Series: 
Volume: 
5/9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176867
E-ISBN: 
9789047430308
Publication date: 
September 2009
€132,00
$160.00

John T. King

This groundbreaking reference work is a linguistic description of the western dialect of Dhimal, a hitherto little-known and endangered Tibeto-Burman language spoken by approximately 20,000 individuals of the same name in the lowlands of southeastern Nepal and northeastern India.
Series: 
Volume: 
5/8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175730
E-ISBN: 
9789047429173
Publication date: 
May 2009
€225,00
$271.00

Dörte Borchers

This description of Sunwar, spoken in eastern Nepal, offers an overview of the language, the culture of its speakers, a collection of glossed texts and a glossary; and it shows how suffix conjugations developed as the result of language contact.
Series: 
Volume: 
5/7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004167094
E-ISBN: 
9789047433491
Publication date: 
April 2008
€69,00
$84.00
€115,00
$140.00

Mark Turin

This monograph is a grammar of Thangmi, an endangered Tibeto-Burman language spoken in central-eastern Nepal. Alongside a collection of glossed oral texts and a trilingual lexicon, an extensive ethnolinguistic introduction to the speakers and their culture is also provided.
Series: 
Volume: 
5/6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004155268
E-ISBN: 
9789004223769
Publication date: 
December 2011
€196,00
$237.00

Heleen Plaisier

This highly readable book is the first comprehensive reference grammar of the Lepcha language of Darjeeling, Sikkim and Kalimpong. This grammar explains the structure of the language, its sound system and salient features, and includes a lexicon and cultural history.
Series: 
Volume: 
5/5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004155251
E-ISBN: 
9789047411598
Publication date: 
November 2006
€121,00
$145.00

Gerard Jacobus Tolsma

This book is the first description of Kulung, a complex-pronominalising Kiranti (Tibeto-Burman) language spoken in eastern Nepal. This grammar of Kulung is an exhaustive reference work for Tibeto-Burman linguistics, language typology, and linguistic theory.
Series: 
Volume: 
5/4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004153301
Publication date: 
May 2006
€126,00
$152.00

Jean Robert Opgenort

This is the first description of the complex-pronominalising (endangered) language of the Jero Rai, one of the Kiranti tribes of eastern Nepal. The book also contains a historical comparative study of the Kiranti languages. An exhaustive reference work for Tibeto-Burman linguistics, language...
Series: 
Volume: 
5/3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145054
Publication date: 
April 2005
€148,00
$177.00

Jean Robert Opgenort

An exhaustive reference work for Wambule/Tibeto-Burman linguistics, language typology, linguistic theory and Wambule society and culture, and as such indispensable for any linguistic and anthropological library.
Series: 
Volume: 
5/2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138315
Publication date: 
August 2004
€220,00
$266.00
Series: 
Volume: 
5/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004133211
E-ISBN: 
9789047404699
Publication date: 
December 2006
€269,00
$324.00

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