Paper and Talk: A Manual for Reconstituting Materials in Australian Indigenous Languages by Nicholas Thieberger, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Paper and Talk: A Manual for Reconstituting Materials in Australian Indigenous Languages

Paper and Talk: A Manual for Reconstituting Materials in Australian Indigenous Languages

by Nicholas Thieberger
     
 

An excellent introduction to the complicated issues of language reconstruction, this concise guide explores languages that are no longer spoken or those that are spoken by only a few people. Each contributor works through some of the complex issues vital to language workers in an accessible, easy-to-read style, and exercises throughout the book provide immediate

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An excellent introduction to the complicated issues of language reconstruction, this concise guide explores languages that are no longer spoken or those that are spoken by only a few people. Each contributor works through some of the complex issues vital to language workers in an accessible, easy-to-read style, and exercises throughout the book provide immediate ways to put the ideas into practice and experience the rewards and frustrations of this kind of language work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780855752736
Publisher:
Aboriginal Studies Press
Publication date:
11/01/2005
Edition description:
Revised edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.50(d)

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