LINGUIST List 7.1660

Sat Nov 23 1996

Sum: Language maintenance

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  1. erni - 11493070, sum: Language Maintenance

Message 1: sum: Language Maintenance

Date: Thu, 21 Nov 1996 17:35:10 +0700
From: erni - 11493070 <>
Subject: sum: Language Maintenance

I am very sorry that I post this summary so late. I would like to
thank these following people for the book titles that they have
recommended and their suggestions.

Leanne Hinton (
Chad D. Nilep
Hildo honorio do Couto
Keith W. Slater
Mela Sarkar
Peter Kistler
Trond Trosterud 

	Anyone who is working on or interested in language maintenance
might find these following recommended books useful and/or interesting.

Baker, C. (1996). Foundations of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism 
 (2nd Edition).

Conklin, M. & Laurie, M. (1983). A Host of Tongues.

Coulmas, F. (Ed.) (1984). Linguistic Minorities and Literacy: Language 
 Policies Issues in Developing Countries. Berlin: Mouton.

Hinton, L. (19..). Flutes of Fire: Essays on California Indian Languages.
 Berkeley: Heyday Books.

Muhlhausler, P. (1996). Linguistic Ecology, Language Change, and Linguistic 
 Imperialism in the Pacific Region. London: Routledge.

Thomason, S.G. & Kauffman, T. (1988). Language Contact, Creolization, & 
 Genetic Linguistics. University of California Press.

	This is a temporary summary. I am still open to any suggestion 
and comments. Thank you for your attention.

 Sincerely yours,

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