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Title: Field Linguistics
Subtitle: A Beginner's Guide
Written By: Terry T. Crowley
URL: http://www.oup.com/uk/catalogue/?ci=9780199213702
Description:

This book is a comprehensive, practical guide to field linguistics. It
deals in particular with the problems arising from the documentation of
endangered languages. Terry Crowley shows how to prepare for that task, and
how to record, analyse, and describe languages in the filed. Mixing formal
instruction and anecdote, the author shares his rich experience with the
new generation of linguistic fieldworkers.

Publication Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Sociolinguistics
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Versions:
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0199284342
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 216
Prices: U.K. £ 55.00

 
 
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0199213704
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 216
Prices: U.K. £ 19.99