Handbook of Pidgin and Creole Studies by Silvia Kouwenberg
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Handbook of Pidgin and Creole Studies
By Silvia Kouwenberg

The Handbook of Pidgin and Creole Studies

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Handbook of Pidgin and Creole Studies by Silvia Kouwenberg

Book Description

Featuring an international contributor list, this long-awaited and broad-ranging collection examines the key issues, topics and research in pidgin and creole studies. * A comprehensive reference work exploring the treatment of core aspects of pidgins/creoles, focusing on the questions that animate creole studies* Brings together newly-commissioned entries by an international contributor team* Accessibly structured into four sections covering: the character of pidgins and creoles; the relation of pidgins/creoles to other language phenomena and other languages; issues in pidgin/creole genesis; and the role of pidgins/creoles in society* Provides a valuable resource for students, scholars and researchers working across a number linguistic disciplines, including sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, and the anthropology of language

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780631229025
ISBN-10: 0631229027
Format: Hardback
(255mm x 184mm x 41mm)
Pages: 704
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Silvia Kouwenberg

Silvia Kouwenberg is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Language, Linguistics and Philosophy at the University of the West Indies (Mona, Jamaica). Her publications include A Grammar of Berbice Dutch (1994), Papiamentu (with Eric Murray, 1994), and Twice as Meaningful: Reduplication in Pidgins, Creoles and Other Contact Languages (edited, 2003). John Victor Singler is Professor of Linguistics at New York University. His publications include An Introduction to Liberian English (1981) and Pidgin and Creole Tense-Mood-Aspect Systems (edited, 1990).

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