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  1. The Correct Language, Tojolabal (RLE Linguistics F: World Linguistics)

    By Louanna Furbee-Losee

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    Definitions of language cluster around two non-contradictory views: one that language is a shared code, a social entity, and the other that language is the knowledge that enables a native speaker to produce and understand speech. In examining the language and culture of the Tojolabal (Mayan)...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Northwest Caucasian Languages (RLE Linguistics F: World Linguistics)

    A Phonological Survey

    By John Colarusso

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    Perhaps more than any other group of languages those of the Caucasus are famous for their enormous and difficult consonantal systems. It is by no means exceptional for one of these languages to have as many as 50 consonants, and of these languages those from the Northwest Caucasus have the largest...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Object and Absolutive in Halkomelem Salish (RLE Linguistics F: World Linguistics)

    By Donna B. Gerdts

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    This book treats aspects of the syntax of Halkomelem, a Salish language spoken in southwestern British Columbia, specifically those constructions which involve objects, and seeks to accomplish two goals. First, it provides natural language fodder for the debate concerning the nature of grammatical...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Plains Cree Morphosyntax (RLE Linguistics F: World Linguistics)

    By Amy Dahlstrom

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    This book explores several topics in Cree morphology, syntax and discourse structure. Cree, an Algonquian language, is non-configurational: the grammatical relations of subject and object are not expressed by word order or other constituent structure relations, as they are in a configurational...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Koromfe

    By John Rennison

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Ndyuka

    By George L. Huttar, Mary L. Huttar

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Wari

    By Daniel L. Everett, Barbara Kern

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This is the first major study of any Chapakuran language and makes an important contribution to linguistic theory. This study is especially timely as the Chapakuran languages of Western Brazil and Eastern Bolivia are endangered, and less than 2,000 known speakers of Wari and its related dialects...

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Primitive Elements of Grammatical Theory

    Papers by Jean-Roger Vergnaud and His Collaborators

    Edited by Katherine McKinney-Bock, Maria Luisa Zubizarreta

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    This book is a compilation of manuscripts and publications from 2001-2010 by Jean-Roger Vergnaud, in collaboration with colleagues and students. This work is guided by the scientific belief that broader mathematical principles should guide linguistic inquiry, as they guide classical biology and...

    Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Old Japanese

    A Phonetic Reconstruction

    By Marc Hideo Miyake

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The A - Z of Nuclear Jargon (Routledge Revivals)

    By Jonathon Green

    First published in 1986, the purpose of this dictionary is to clarify the technology behind nuclear jargon. The entries deal with all areas of nuclear warfare: its strategies and tactics, personnel and weapons systems, arms control and disarmament talks. The terminology of the nuclear age expands...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge