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Globalization and language vitality [[electronic resource] ] : perspectives from Africa / / edited by Cécile B. Vigouroux, Salikoko S. Mufwene
Globalization and language vitality [[electronic resource] ] : perspectives from Africa / / edited by Cécile B. Vigouroux, Salikoko S. Mufwene
Pubbl/distr/stampa London ; ; New York, : Continuum, c2008
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (302 p.)
Disciplina 496.09
Altri autori (Persone) VigourouxCécile B
MufweneSalikoko S
Soggetto topico African languages
Language and culture - Africa
Languages in contact - Africa
Linguistic geography
Globalization - Social aspects - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-282-87569-8
9786612875694
1-4411-7073-1
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; 1. Colonization, Globalization and Language Vitality in Africa: An Introduction; 2. Trajectories of Language Endangerment in South Africa; 3. The Circumstances of Language Shift and Death in Southern Africa; 4. African Modernity, Transnationalism and Language Vitality: Portuguese in Multilingual Mozambique; 5. The Lives of Local and Regional Congolese Languages in Globalized Linguistic Markets; 6. Globalization and Sociolinguistic Stratification in North Africa: The Case of Morocco
7. The Ascent of Wolof as an Urban Vernacular and National Lingua Franca in Senegal8. On the Futurology of Linguistic Development; 9. Globalization and the Sociolinguistics of the Internet: Between English and Kiswahili; 10. Writing Locality in Globalized Swahili: Semiotizing Space in a Tanzanian Novel; 11. From Africa to Africa: Globalization, Migration and Language Vitality; 12. Creating the Conditions for a Counter-Hegemonic Strategy: African Languages in the Twenty-First Century; Author Index; Subject Index
Record Nr. UNINA-9910459092803321
London ; ; New York, : Continuum, c2008
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Globalization and language vitality [[electronic resource] ] : perspectives from Africa / / edited by Cécile B. Vigouroux, Salikoko S. Mufwene
Globalization and language vitality [[electronic resource] ] : perspectives from Africa / / edited by Cécile B. Vigouroux, Salikoko S. Mufwene
Pubbl/distr/stampa London ; ; New York, : Continuum, c2008
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (302 p.)
Disciplina 496.09
Altri autori (Persone) VigourouxCécile B
MufweneSalikoko S
Soggetto topico African languages
Language and culture - Africa
Languages in contact - Africa
Linguistic geography
Globalization - Social aspects - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-282-87569-8
9786612875694
1-4411-7073-1
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; 1. Colonization, Globalization and Language Vitality in Africa: An Introduction; 2. Trajectories of Language Endangerment in South Africa; 3. The Circumstances of Language Shift and Death in Southern Africa; 4. African Modernity, Transnationalism and Language Vitality: Portuguese in Multilingual Mozambique; 5. The Lives of Local and Regional Congolese Languages in Globalized Linguistic Markets; 6. Globalization and Sociolinguistic Stratification in North Africa: The Case of Morocco
7. The Ascent of Wolof as an Urban Vernacular and National Lingua Franca in Senegal8. On the Futurology of Linguistic Development; 9. Globalization and the Sociolinguistics of the Internet: Between English and Kiswahili; 10. Writing Locality in Globalized Swahili: Semiotizing Space in a Tanzanian Novel; 11. From Africa to Africa: Globalization, Migration and Language Vitality; 12. Creating the Conditions for a Counter-Hegemonic Strategy: African Languages in the Twenty-First Century; Author Index; Subject Index
Record Nr. UNINA-9910534376303321
London ; ; New York, : Continuum, c2008
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Journal of African cultural studies : 2020-
Journal of African cultural studies : 2020-
Pubbl/distr/stampa Abingdon, Oxfordshire, U.K., : Carfax, 1998-
Disciplina 496
Soggetto topico African languages
Language and culture - Africa
Langues africaines
Langage et culture - Afrique
African Studies
Ethnic & Cultural Studies
Civilization
Language and culture
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic journals.
Periodicals.
ISSN 1469-9346
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Periodico
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Altri titoli varianti African cultural studies
Record Nr. UNINA-9910137902103321
Abingdon, Oxfordshire, U.K., : Carfax, 1998-
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Journal of African cultural studies : 2020-
Journal of African cultural studies : 2020-
Pubbl/distr/stampa Abingdon, Oxfordshire, U.K., : Carfax, 1998-
Disciplina 496
Soggetto topico African languages
Language and culture - Africa
Langues africaines
Langage et culture - Afrique
African Studies
Ethnic & Cultural Studies
Civilization
Language and culture
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic journals.
Periodicals.
ISSN 1469-9346
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Periodico
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Altri titoli varianti African cultural studies
Record Nr. UNISA-996216844603316
Abingdon, Oxfordshire, U.K., : Carfax, 1998-
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Language in contemporary African cultures and societies / / edited by Esther Mukewa Lisanza and Leonard Muaka
Language in contemporary African cultures and societies / / edited by Esther Mukewa Lisanza and Leonard Muaka
Pubbl/distr/stampa Lanham : , : Lexington Books, , [2019]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (255 pages)
Disciplina 306.44096
Soggetto topico African languages
Language and culture - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4985-7228-6
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction / Leonard Muaka and Esther Lisanza -- 1. The Role of Language in the Kenya Violent Extremism Narrative and Counter-narrative / Mohamed Mwamzandi -- 2. Multiple Language Acquisition in Africa and its Theoretical Implications / Eyamba Bokamba -- 3. Promoting and Maintaining Kenyan Indigenous Languages / Martha Michieka -- 4. The Role of HBCUs in the Transfer and Maintenance of African Languages and Cultures / Timothy Ajany -- 5. The Influence of Writing on Oral Traditions: The Case of Nyangbo / James Essegbey -- 6. Language Empowerment for Socio-Cultural and Economic Development in Africa / Akinloye Ojo -- 7. The Role of African Languages in Regional Development: Examples from East Africa / Leonard Muaka -- 8. The No Language Left Behind Approach to the African Language Question: The Case of Cameroon and Nigeria / Yuka Constantine -- 9. Alienation: The African Immigrants' Experience in Adiche's The Thing Around Your Neck and Bulawayo's We Need New Names / Gabriel Ayoola -- 10. The Voice of Liberation in Kilio cha Haki and God's Bits of Wood / Esther Lisanza -- 11. African Female Writers and the Concept of Liberation: Writings from Nigeria and Namibia / James Etim -- 12. Motherhood and Feminism in Margaret Ogola's novel, The River and the Source / Anne Rotich -- 13. The Pursuit of Selfhood in Selected Swahili Female Bildungsromane / Rose Lugano -- 14. Ode to the Wanderlust / Muchiri Nganga -- Conclusion / Leonard Muaka and Esther Lisanza -- About the Contributors.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910550137203321
Lanham : , : Lexington Books, , [2019]
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The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
Autore Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan
Pubbl/distr/stampa Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (237 p.)
Disciplina 496
Collana Brill's Studies in Language, Cognition and Culture
Soggetto topico Language and languages - Variation - Africa
Cognitive grammar - Africa
Language and culture - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 90-04-22414-9
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Preliminary Material / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 1 By Way of Introduction / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 2 Language Ecology and Linguistic Diversity on the African Continent / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 3 Accretion Zones and the Absence of Language Union in the Nuba Mountains / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 4 Esoterogeny and Localist Strategies in a Nuba Mountain Community / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 5 Some Observations on Evolutionary Concepts in Current Linguistics / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 6 Studying Lexical-Semantic Fields in Languages: Nature Versus Nurture, or Where Does Culture Come into It These Days? / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 7 Lexical-Semantic Fields in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 8 Colourful psi’s Sleep Furiously: Depicting Emotional States in Some African Languages / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 9 Perception of the Living Dead and the Invisible Hand in Teso-Turkana / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 10 Conversational Styles in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- References / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Language Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Subject Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910460490003321
Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan  
Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
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The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
Autore Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan
Pubbl/distr/stampa Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (237 p.)
Disciplina 496
Collana Brill's Studies in Language, Cognition and Culture
Soggetto topico Language and languages - Variation - Africa
Cognitive grammar - Africa
Language and culture - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 90-04-22414-9
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Preliminary Material / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 1 By Way of Introduction / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 2 Language Ecology and Linguistic Diversity on the African Continent / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 3 Accretion Zones and the Absence of Language Union in the Nuba Mountains / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 4 Esoterogeny and Localist Strategies in a Nuba Mountain Community / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 5 Some Observations on Evolutionary Concepts in Current Linguistics / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 6 Studying Lexical-Semantic Fields in Languages: Nature Versus Nurture, or Where Does Culture Come into It These Days? / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 7 Lexical-Semantic Fields in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 8 Colourful psi’s Sleep Furiously: Depicting Emotional States in Some African Languages / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 9 Perception of the Living Dead and the Invisible Hand in Teso-Turkana / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 10 Conversational Styles in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- References / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Language Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Subject Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910536841303321
Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan  
Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
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Repertoires and choices in African languages [[electronic resource] /] / Friederike Lüpke & Anne Storch
Repertoires and choices in African languages [[electronic resource] /] / Friederike Lüpke & Anne Storch
Autore Lüpke Friederike
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : De Gruyter Mouton, 2013
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (434 p.)
Disciplina 496
Altri autori (Persone) StorchAnne
Collana Language contact and bilingualism
Soggetto topico Multilingualism - Africa
Linguistic change - Africa
Languages in contact - Africa
Language and culture - Africa
Language and languages - Variation - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-61451-194-2
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Frontmatter -- Preface -- Contents -- List of Tables, Maps and Figures -- List of figures with cited and archived web pages. Copyrights for repoduced photographs -- List of Languages -- Abbreviations -- Introduction / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- 1. Multilingualism on the ground / Lüpke, Friederike -- 2. Doing things with words / Storch, Anne -- 3. Language and ideology / Storch, Anne -- 4. Language and knowledge / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- 5. Language dynamics / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- 6. Not languages: repertoires as lived and living experience / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- References -- Language Index -- Subject Index -- Author Index
Record Nr. UNINA-9910452849803321
Lüpke Friederike  
Boston, : De Gruyter Mouton, 2013
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Repertoires and choices in African languages [[electronic resource] /] / Friederike Lüpke & Anne Storch
Repertoires and choices in African languages [[electronic resource] /] / Friederike Lüpke & Anne Storch
Autore Lüpke Friederike
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : De Gruyter Mouton, 2013
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (434 p.)
Disciplina 496
Altri autori (Persone) StorchAnne
Collana Language contact and bilingualism
Soggetto topico Multilingualism - Africa
Linguistic change - Africa
Languages in contact - Africa
Language and culture - Africa
Language and languages - Variation - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-61451-194-2
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Frontmatter -- Preface -- Contents -- List of Tables, Maps and Figures -- List of figures with cited and archived web pages. Copyrights for repoduced photographs -- List of Languages -- Abbreviations -- Introduction / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- 1. Multilingualism on the ground / Lüpke, Friederike -- 2. Doing things with words / Storch, Anne -- 3. Language and ideology / Storch, Anne -- 4. Language and knowledge / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- 5. Language dynamics / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- 6. Not languages: repertoires as lived and living experience / Lüpke, Friederike / Storch, Anne -- References -- Language Index -- Subject Index -- Author Index
Record Nr. UNINA-9910534452903321
Lüpke Friederike  
Boston, : De Gruyter Mouton, 2013
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