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North American native languages

American Indian Languages: The Historical Linguistics of Native America

ISBN : 9780195140507

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¥13,552
Author: 
Lyle Campbell
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
176 x 255 mm
Pub date
Aug 2000
Series
Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics
Native American languages are spoken from Siberia to Greenland, and from the Arctic to Tierra del Fuego; they include the southernmost language of the world (Yaghan) and some of the northernmost (Eski ... Read more

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Nominal Contact in Michif

ISBN : 9780198795339

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¥11,869
Author: 
Carrie Gillon; Nicole Rosen
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
Series
Oxford Studies of Endangered Languages
This book explores the results of language contact in Michif, an endangered Canadian language that is traditionally claimed to combine a French noun phrase with a Cree verb phrase, and is hence usuall ... Read more

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Tone and Accent in Oklahoma Cherokee

ISBN : 9780198739449

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¥13,145
Author: 
Hiroto Uchihara
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
Series
Oxford Studies of Endangered Languages
This book examines the tone and accent of Oklahoma Cherokee, in which six possible pitch patterns can occur on a syllable: low, high, low-high, high-low, lowfall, and superhigh. It provides a comprehe ... Read more

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Unscripted America: Indigenous Languages and the Origins of a Literary Nation

ISBN : 9780190492564

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¥6,149
Author: 
Sarah Rivett
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
In 1664, French Jesuit Louis Nicolas arrived in Quebec. Upon first hearing Ojibwe, Nicolas observed that he had encountered the most barbaric language in the world—but after listening to and studying ... Read more

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