Atlantic Meets Pacific: A global view of pidginization and creolization (Creole Language Library 11)

Atlantic Meets Pacific: A global view of pidginization and creolization (Creole Language Library 11)

By: Francis Byrne (editor), John Holm (editor)Hardback

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Selected papers from the Society for Pidgin and Creole linguistics.


1. Acknowledgments; 2. Contents; 3. Introduction: Perspectives on the Atlantic and Pacific...and Beyond (by Byrne, Francis); 4. 1. Phonolgy; 5. Latent Intervocalic Liquids in Aluku: Links to the Phonological Past of a Maroon creole (by Bilby, Kenneth M.); 6. On Onsets: Explaining Negerhollands Initial Clusters (by Sabino, Robin); 7. 2. Morphology and Syntax; 8. A Bantu Model for the Seychellois pour dire Complementizer (by Gilman, Charles); 9. Polysemic Functionality of Prepositions in Pidgin and Creoles: The Case of fo in Anglo-Nigerian Pidgin (by Mann, Charles C.); 10. Is Haitian Creole a Pro-Drop Language? (by DeGraff, Michel); 11. Null Subject in Mauritian Creole and the Pro-Drop Parameter (by Syea, Anand); 12. The Mauritian Creole lekor Reflective: Substrate Influence on the Target-Location Parameter (by Carden, Guy); 13. Cliticization of pronouns in Berbice Dutch and Eastern Ijo (by Kouwenberg, Silvia); 14. Are There Possessive Pronouns in Atlantic Creoles? (by Mufwene, Salikoko S.); 15. Subject Pronouns and Person/ Number in Palenquero (by Schwegler, Armin); 16. Are Ndjuka Comparative Markers Verbs? (by Huttar, George L.); 17. Why Serial Verb Constructions? Neither Bioprogram nor Substrate! (by Schiller, Eric); 18. Directional Serial Verb Constructions in Caribbean English Creoles (by Winford, Donald); 19. A Few Observations on the Creole Aspectual Marker ta and Some Implications for Finiteness (by Byrne, Francis); 20. Origin and Development of ta in Afro-Hispanic Creoles (by Lipski, John M.); 21. Creole Aspect and Morphological Typology (by Matthews, Stephen); 22. Subjunctive Mood in Papiamentu (by Maurer, Philippe); 23. The Decline of Predicate Marking in Tok Pisin (by Romaine, Suzanne); 24. Stem and So-Called Anterior Verb Forms in Haitian Creole (by Spears, Arthur K.); 25. 3. Social Concerns; 26. The Parallel Continuum Model for Suriname: A Preliminary Study (by Healy, Maureen); 27. Haitian Creole as the Official Language in Education and in the Media: The Effects on Structure, Lexicon and Status (by Howe, Kate); 28. Pidgins and Creoles in Education in Australia and the Southwest Pacific (by Siegel, Jeff); 29. Is Tok a Threat to Sare? (by Sumbuk, Kenneth M.); 30. 4. Pidgins & Pidginization; 31. A Contribution by an Old Creole to the Origins of Pidgin Portuguese (by Clements, J. Clancy); 32. The Transitivizer and Pidgin Chronology (by Dillard, J.L.); 33. Tok Pisin I Kamap Pisin Gen? Is Tok Pisin Repidginizing? (by Holm, John); 34. Documenting the Papian-Based Pidgins of Insular New Guinea (by Williams, Jeffrey P.); 35. 5. Creoles and Creolization; 36. Towards a Gradualist Model of Creolization (by Arends, Jacques); 37. The Genesis of Portuguese Creole in Africa (by Couto, Hildo Honorio do); 38. The Transmission of Creole Languages (by Hull, Alexander); 39. African vs Austronesian Substrate Influence on the Spanish-Based Creoles (by Lorenzino, Gerardo A.); 40. Antillean Creole on St Barthelemy (by Maher, Julianne); 41. Hesseling and Van Ginneken on Language Contact, Variation, and Creolization (by Slomanson, Peter); 42. 6. Other Contact-induced Phenomena; 43. Foreign Workers' German: Is It a Pidgin? (by Blackshire-Belay, Carol A.); 44. Shaba Swahili and the Processes of Linguistic Contact (by Kapanga, Andre Mwamba); 45. Learning Pidgin English Trough Chinese Characters (by Shi, Dingxu)

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  • ISBN13: 9789027252326
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 475
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  • weight: 720
  • ISBN10: 9027252327

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