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LINGUIST List 23.1352

Fri Mar 16 2012

TOC: Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 27/1 (2012)

Editor for this issue: Justin Petro <justinlinguistlist.org>

Date: 15-Mar-2012
From: Paul Peranteau <paulbenjamins.com>
Subject: Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages Vol. 27, No. 1 (2012)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages
Volume Number: 27
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2012

Main Text:

2012. iv, 208 pp.

Table of Contents

Typologizing grammatical complexities: or Why creoles may be paradigmatically
simple but syntagmatically average
Jeff Good

The complex of creole typological features: The case of Mauritian Creole
Anthony P. Grant and Diana Guillemin

Which Mix — code-switching or a mixed language? — Gurindji Kriol
Felicity Meakins

Language and gender in the Caribbean
Reviewed by Jack Sidnell

Papiamentu as one of the most complex languages in the world: A reply to Kouwenberg
Mikael Parkvall

Silvia Kouwenberg

Case closed?: Testing the feature pool hypothesis
John McWhorter

The bilingual child: Early development and language contact. By Virginia Yip and
Stephen Matthews
Reviewed by Fredric Field

Social lives in language — Sociolinguistics and multilingual speech communities.
Celebrating the work of Gillian Sankoff. Edited by Miriam Meyerhoff and Naomi Nagy
Reviewed by Pieter Muysken

The making of Mauritian Creole. Analyses diachroniques à partir des textes
anciens (Westminster Creolistics Series 9). Edited by Philip Baker & Guillaume
Fon Sing
Reviewed by Ingrid Neumann-Holzschuh

Russkie pidzhiny. By Elena Vs. Perekhvalskaya
Reviewed by Dieter Stern

Dictionary of Louisiana French: As Spoken in Cajun, Creole, and American Indian
Communities. Senior editor Albert Valdman, Associate editor Kevin J. Rottet with
assistant editors Richard Guidry, Thomas A. Klingler, Amanda LaFleur, Tamara
Lindner, Michael D. Picone, and Dominique Ryon
Reviewed by Karin Speedy

Variation, selection, development: Probing the evolutionary model of language
change. Edited by Regine Eckardt, Gerhard Jager, and Tonjes Veenstra
Reviewed by Derek Bickerton

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
                            Language Acquisition

Subject Language(s): Creole French, Louisiana (lou)
                            Creole French, Seselwa (crs)
                            Gurinji (gue)
                            Kriol (rop)
                            Morisyen (mfe)
                            Papiamento (pap)

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