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Name: Terry  T. Crowley
Institution: University of Waikato
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Homepage: http://www.waikato.ac.nz/wfass/subjects/linguistics/terry/index.shtml
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Language Documentation
Language Family(ies): North and Central Vanuatu
Central Vanuatu
East Vanuatu
South Vanuatu
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  A Dictionary of Paamese
 The Lord's Prayer in Erromangan: Literacy and Translation in a Vanuatu Language
 An Introduction to Historical Linguistics Third Edition
 Ura: A Disappearing Language of Southern Vanuatu
 An Erromangan (Sye) Dictionary
 Languages of Vanuatu: A new survey and bibliography
 Serial Verbs in Oceanic
 The Avava language of Central Malakula (Vanuatu)
 Field Linguistics
 An Introduction to Historical Linguistics, Fourth Edition
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Serial Verbs in Oceanic

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