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Mon Jan 30 2012

All: Obituary: Patrick Griffiths

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Message 1: Obituary: Patrick Griffiths
Date: 27-Jan-2012
From: Karin Tusting <k.tustinglancaster.ac.uk>
Subject: Obituary: Patrick Griffiths
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I am very sorry to tell you of the death, on 20th January, of Patrick
Griffiths, who formerly taught at the Universities of York, York St John,
the South Pacific (Suva) and Beppu. Patrick was author, co-author
and/or editor of a number of textbooks including The Child Language
Reader and Language in Use. On the website of the latter he has
summarised his professional life story:

http://cw.routledge.com/textbooks/languageinuse/griffiths.asp

His funeral will be on 6th February at 1pm at York Crematorium,
Bishopthorpe Rd York. Donations in lieu of flowers to
Refugee Action York ( http://refugeeactionyork.org/ ) or to Janet
Griffiths via Co-operative Funeralcare, Cromwell Road, York YO1 6DU,
England, Telephone +44 1904 643 936.

Posted on behalf of Mark Sebba (M.Sebbalancaster.ac.uk)

Linguistic Field(s): Not Applicable


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