The Resource Deconstructing Creole, edited by Umberto Ansaldo, Stephen Matthews and Lisa Lim, (electronic resource)

Deconstructing Creole, edited by Umberto Ansaldo, Stephen Matthews and Lisa Lim, (electronic resource)

Label
Deconstructing Creole
Title
Deconstructing Creole
Statement of responsibility
edited by Umberto Ansaldo, Stephen Matthews and Lisa Lim
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Deconstructing Creole is a collection of studies aimed at critically assessing the idea of creole languages as a homogeneous structural type with shared and peculiar patterns of genesis. Following up on the critical discussion of notions of 'creole exceptionalism' as historical and ideological constructs, this volume tests the basic assumptions that underlie current attempts to present 'creole structure' as a special type, from typological as well as sociohistorical perspectives. The sum of the findings presented here suggests that careful empirical investigation of input varieties and contact
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Index
index present
LC call number
PM7831
LC item number
.D428 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • ebrary
  • Ansaldo, Umberto
  • Matthews, Stephen
  • Lim, Lisa
Series statement
Typological studies in language,
Series volume
73
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creole dialects
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • Creole dialects
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • Creooltalen
Label
Deconstructing Creole, edited by Umberto Ansaldo, Stephen Matthews and Lisa Lim, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Deconstructing Creole; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Acknowledgments; Deconstructing creole; Part 1. Typology and grammar; Creole morphology revisited; The role of typology in language creation; Creoles, complexity and associational semantics; Admixture and after; Relexification and pidgin development; Part 2. Sociohistorical contexts; Transmission and transfer; The sociolinguistic history of the Peranakans; The complexity that really matters; Creole metaphors in cultural analysis; Index; Typological Studies in Language
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 290 pages).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789027229854
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)648254391
  • (OCoLC)ocn648254391
Label
Deconstructing Creole, edited by Umberto Ansaldo, Stephen Matthews and Lisa Lim, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Deconstructing Creole; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Acknowledgments; Deconstructing creole; Part 1. Typology and grammar; Creole morphology revisited; The role of typology in language creation; Creoles, complexity and associational semantics; Admixture and after; Relexification and pidgin development; Part 2. Sociohistorical contexts; Transmission and transfer; The sociolinguistic history of the Peranakans; The complexity that really matters; Creole metaphors in cultural analysis; Index; Typological Studies in Language
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 290 pages).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789027229854
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)648254391
  • (OCoLC)ocn648254391

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