Language History And Linguistic Description In Africa

by Thomas J Hinnesbuch, Ian Maddieson

Language History And Linguistic Description In Africa

  • ISBN-13: 9780865436329
  • Author(s): Thomas J Hinnesbuch, Ian Maddieson
  • Subject: African studies
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: Africa World Press
  • Publication Date: 31-07-1998
  • Format: p/b

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This volume collects together a selection of the papers presented at the 26th Annual Conference on African Linguistics at which the topic of African language history and classification was a major focus. A third of the papers included in this volume relate to this theme. Other areas covered include phonetics and phonology, syntax and semantics and language planning.
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This volume collects together a selection of the papers presented at the 26th Annual Conference on African Linguistics at which the topic of African language history and classification was a major focus. A third of the papers included in this volume relate to this theme. Other areas covered include phonetics and phonology, syntax and semantics and language planning.