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Young peoples Dyirbal : an example of language death from Australia / Annette Schmidt
Bib ID 1481476
Format BookBook
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Schmidt, Annette, 1958-
 
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Description Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1985 
xviii, 252 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521305101
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Cambridge studies in linguistics. Supplementary volume.

Cambridge studies in linguistics. Supplementary volume.

Cambridge studies in linguistics. Suppl. vol.

Summary

For annotation see manuscript version (Ms 28)

Full contents Machine derived contents note: 1. Introduction; 2. Aim and Method; 3. Sociolinguistic Perspective; 4. Structural Change; 5. Yd in Natural Context; 6. A Topic in Semantics: Changes in Noun Classification; 7. Lexicon; 8. Phonology; 9. Jambun English; 10. Language Death and General Linguistic Issues; 11. Conclusion. 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [242]-248.

Source of Acquisition Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection 
Subjects Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Language - Change.  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology and phonetics.  |  Language - Semantics.  |  Language - Texts and translations - Aboriginal to non-Aboriginal language.  |  Dyirbal / Djirbal / Jirrabul language (Y123) (Qld SE55-05)  |  Dyirbal / Djirbal / Jirrabul people (Y123) (Qld SE55-05)  |  Dyirbal / Jirrbal languages Y123.  |  Dyirbal / Jirrbal language Y123.  |  Cape York Peninsula (Qld SC54, SD54, SD55)  |  Northeast Queensland (NE Qld SE55)  |  Dyirbal language
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