Pidgins and Creoles: Current Trends and Prospects

Pidgins and Creoles: Current Trends and Prospects

by David De Camp
     
 

A collection of work on pidgins and creoles that includes discussions of the English-derived creole of San Andres Island and the French-derived creole of Cayenne, the theoretical contributions of creolistics to general linguistic theory, decreolization, generative phonological treatment of a hypothesized English-derived proto-creole, and the little-known Shelta

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A collection of work on pidgins and creoles that includes discussions of the English-derived creole of San Andres Island and the French-derived creole of Cayenne, the theoretical contributions of creolistics to general linguistic theory, decreolization, generative phonological treatment of a hypothesized English-derived proto-creole, and the little-known Shelta language.

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ISBN-13:
9780878402069
Publisher:
Georgetown University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1974
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.36(d)

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