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Name: John  H  McWhorter
Institution: Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Language Documentation
Sociolinguistics
Typology
Subject Language(s): Sranan Tongo
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Language Change and Language Contact in Pidgins And Creoles
 Defining Creole
 The Power of Babel
 Language Interrupted
 Linguistic Simplicity and Complexity
 Linguistic Simplicity and Complexity
 A Grammar of Saramaccan Creole
 The Language Hoax
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Defining Creole
 The Power of Babel
 Language Interrupted
 A Grammar of Saramaccan Creole
 Linguistic Simplicity and Complexity
 The Language Hoax
Reviewer of: Lang Description/Pidgins&Creoles: Luffin (2004, 2005) (LL Issue 16.3225)
Academic Paper Abstract: What Else Happened to English? A Brief for the Celtic Hypothesis



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