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Language diversity and language contact : essays / by Stanley Lieberson ; selected and introduced by Anwar S. Dil.

; Dil, Anwar S
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1981.
ISBN 0804710988, 9780804710985

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JF195.L3 L54 Available Request
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P 35 .L5 Available Request
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401.9 L54l, 1981 Available Request
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Other Authors Dil, Anwar S.
Subjects Areal linguistics.
Aufsatzsammlung.
Bilingualism.
Ethnolinguistik.
Linguistique géographique.
Sociolinguistics.
Sociolinguistique.
Soziolinguistik.
Taalcontact.
Tweetaligheid.
Zweisprachigkeit.
Series Language science and national development.
Description xiv, 390 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-390).
Contents Ethnic diversity and national language. Language and ethnic relations : a neglected problem (1970) ; National development, mother-tongue diversity, and the comparative study of nations (1974) ; The course of mother-tongue diversity (1975) ; A societal theory of race and ethnic relations (1961) ; National and regional language diversity (1969) ; Language diversity in a nation and its regions (1975) -- Bilingualism : its causes and consequences. The causes of bilingualism differ from the causes of mother-tongue shift (1970) ; Bilingualism in Montreal : a demographic analysis (1965) ; Language shift in the United States : some demographic clues (1971) ; Occupational demands (1970) ; Linguistic and ethnic segregation in Montreal (1970) ; Domains of language usage and mother-tongue shift in Nairobi (1978) -- Models and methods. Procedures of improving sociolinguistic surveys of language maintenance and language shift (1980) ; Language questions in censuses (1966) ; An extension of Greenberg's linguistic diversity measures (1964) ; The anatomy of language diversity : some elementary results (1978) ; How can we describe and measure the incidence and distribution of bilingualism? (1969) -- Language spread : a new direction. Forces affecting language spread : some basic prositions -- Author's postscript -- Bibliography of Stanley Lieberson's works.
Genre Aufsatzsammlung.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm07386035
(OCoLC)7386035
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