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The Resource California Indian languages, Victor Golla

California Indian languages, Victor Golla

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California Indian languages
Title
California Indian languages
Statement of responsibility
Victor Golla
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
Nowhere was the linguistic diversity of the New World more extreme than in California, where an extraordinary variety of village-dwelling peoples spoke seventy-eight mutually unintelligible languages. This comprehensive illustrated handbook, a major synthesis of more than 150 years of documentation and study, reviews what we now know about California's indigenous languages. Victor Golla outlines the basic structural features of more than two dozen language types, and cites all the major sources, both published and unpublished, for the documentation of these languages--from the earliest vocabula
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N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
California Indian languages, Victor Golla
Label
California Indian languages, Victor Golla
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1ppmrt
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Defining California as a sociolinguistic area -- pt. 2. History of study. Before linguistics ; Linguistic scholarship -- pt. 3. Languages and language families. Algic languages ; Athabaskan (Na-Dene) languages ; Hokan languages ; Penutian languages ; Uto-Aztecan languages ; Languages of uncertain affiliation -- pt. 4. Typological and areal features : California as a linguistic area. Phonology ; Grammar ; Linguistic culture -- pt. 5. Linguistic prehistory
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Extent
1 online resource (380 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949522
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations, maps
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remote

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