Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login

The LINGUIST List is dedicated to providing information on language and language analysis, and to providing the discipline of linguistics with the infrastructure necessary to function in the digital world. LINGUIST is a free resource, run by linguistics students and faculty, and supported by your donations. Please support LINGUIST List during the 2017 Fund Drive.

Personal Directory Information

Name: Jidda  Hassan  Juma'a (IPA: jida hasan juma?a)
Institution: University of Maiduguri
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: Nigeria   
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Selected Publications: Owens, J. and Jidda, Hassan (2004): Remarks on Ideophones in Nigerian Arabic. In Approaches to Arabic Dialects, Eds.
Maartin Maak, De jong R. and versteegh, K. Leiden, Brill.

14- Owens, J. and Jidda, Hassan (nd): Western Sudanic Arabic: The Arabic of Chad, Cameroun and Nigeria.
Encyclopaedia of Arabic, Eds. Maartin Maak, Dejong, R. and versteegh K.

15- Jidda, Hassan and Kyari, I. EL-sharif (2004): Nigerian Arabic Pidgin or Creole: A Comparative perspective. In Ecology
and Society Proceedings, Eds. Koroma, D. S. M., Garba, Abubakar and Umar. M.A.

16- Jidda, Hassan and Muazu, M. (2005): Codeswitching and Mixing with English Among University of Maiduguri Students:
A Socio-linguistics Appraisal. AL-MAHRAM VOL. 1, No 2 pp 23-29.

17- Jidda, Hassan and Muazu, M. (2006): The Convergence of Dialect in an Urban Community: Case Study of Shuwa Arab
28-participant in designing and developing this addressed webpage
21- Owens, J. and Jidda, Hassan (2009): Conversation Particles in Arabic-Hausa Codeswitching: Saliency and Language Hierarchies. Information Structure in Spoken Arabic. Eds. Owens. J and Elgibali, A. London. Rout ledge. in Maiduguri” MAJASS Vol. 4. No 1 pp 96-102
27-Jidda Hassan J. (2012) “Nigerian English: Linguistic, Sociolinguistic and Conversational Characteristics in the Framework of dominance/non Dominance” In Rudolf Muhr ED Non-dominant varieties of pluricentric Languages. Getting the picture. Frankfurt, Peter Lang. pp 473-490.

19- Jidda, Hassan and Muazu, M. (2006): Socio-linguistics Variation: Reviewing Labov’s Sociolinguistic Variables Approach. MAJASS Vol. 4. NO 2 pp 28-32
20- Jidda, Hassan and Badejo B. R. (2007): Ethnicity or Language Loyalty: The Case of Shuwa Arabs in Maiduguri. Language in African Urban Context. Eds. Gudrun Miehe, Jonathan Owens and Manfred Roncador. Berlin, Lit
Verlag, 75-89.
Announced on LINGUIST :  An Analysis of Code switching in Conversations among Multilingual Nigerian (Shuwa) Arabs in Maiduguri, Nigeria
 A Descriptive Grammar of the Bassa-nge Language
Courses Taught: Phonology, Morphology, sociolinguistics, History of linguistics, General Linguistics, Applied linguistics

Add to Linguist Directory Update your entry