It was about one and a half years ago that I finally I arrived where I had always wanted to be and do what I had always wanted-- teach students, support small language communities and conduct research on African languages on my doorstep. The University of Cape Town and my new colleagues welcomed my efforts to establish the Centre for African Language Diversity-- CALDi as well as The African Language Archive-- TALA and I was recently appointed the Mellon Research Chair: African Language Diversity this initiative. The main aim of CALDi is to train young African scholars in descriptive linguistics and open up space for research into African languages at UCT with the hopes of countering the dominance of African linguistics outside the continent. It has been a great challenge for which my whole career has been a form of preparation...Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
Wortbildung der deutschen Gegenwartssprache [Word Formation in Contemporary German]
This volume provides an updated, concise, and overall complete or thorough
presentation of word formation in the German language from the 20th and the
early 21st century, incorporating the newest research in this fundamental
revision of the 2007 third edition. Several key theoretical questions have been
newly resolved, deliberations relating to recent questions have been
supplemented and current examples from journalistic and belletristic sources,
as well as, electronically available corpora have been added. More importance
has been attached to internal system references in the word formation models.
The subject and form index have been improved.