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By Raymond Hickey

ISBN-10: 1118347153

ISBN-13: 9781118347157

ISBN-10: 140517580X

ISBN-13: 9781405175807

The instruction manual of Language Contact deals systematic assurance of the most important concerns during this box – starting from the worth of touch factors in linguistics, to the impression of immigration, to dialectology – combining new study from a crew of worldwide well known students, with case reports of various languages.

  • An authoritative reference paintings exploring the main matters within the box of language touch: the examine of ways language adjustments whilst audio system of exact speech types interact
  • Brings jointly forty specially-commissioned essays through a global workforce of scholars
  • Examines language touch in societies that have major immigration populations, and incorporates a attention-grabbing cross-section of case experiences drawing on languages around the world
  • Accessibly dependent into sections exploring where of touch experiences inside linguistics as an entire; the worth of touch experiences for learn into language switch; and language touch within the context of labor on language and society
  • Explores a extensive diversity of issues, making it a great source for either college and scholars throughout quite a few fields inside of linguistics

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