LINGUIST List 28.2837

Tue Jun 27 2017

TOC: Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 32 / 1 (2017)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 26-Jun-2017
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages Vol. 32, No. 1 (2017)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages
Volume Number: 32
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2017

Main Text:

2017. iv, 201 pp.

Table of Contents


The legal hypothesis of creole genesis: Presence/absence of legal personality, a new element to the Spanish creole debate
Sandro Sessarego
1 – 47

Engsh, a Kenyan middle class youth language parallel to Sheng
Sandra Nekesa Barasa and Maarten Mous
48 – 74

Afro-Brazilian Cupópia: Lexical and morphosyntactic features of a lexically driven in-group code
Laura Álvarez López and Anna Jon-and
75 – 103

Social mobility as a factor in restructuring: Black Cape Dutch in perspective
Gerald Stell
104 – 137

Guest column

Competition and selection in creole genesis: How ‘minimalist’ languages yield maximal output
Marlyse Baptista
138 – 158

Short note

A pan-Creole innovation?
Ian F. Hancock
159 – 169

Book reviews

Joshua Nash. (2013) Insular toponymies. Place-naming on Norfolk Island, South Pacific and Dudley Peninsula, Kangaroo Island
Reviewed by Philip A. Clarke
170 – 173

Isabelle Buchstaller, Anders Holmberg & Mohammad Almoaily (eds). (2014) Pidgins and creoles beyond Africa-Europe encounters
Reviewed by Stefano Manfredi
174 – 178

Tomasz Kamusella. (2014) The Upper Silesian Creole. Kreol górnośląski. Das oberschlesische Kreol. Le créole haute-silésien. Wiyrchnoślōnski kreol
Reviewed by Thomas Stolz
179 – 181

Paula Morgan & Valerie Youssef (eds). (2013) Reassembling the fragments: Voice and identity in Caribbean discourse
Reviewed by Nicholas Faraclas
182 – 185

Hanne-Ruth Thompson & Momoh Taziff Koroma (eds). (2014) Krio Dictionary and Phrasebook, Krio-English/English-Krio: A language of Sierra Leone
Reviewed by Ian F. Hancock
186 – 193

Raymond Hickey. (2014) A dictionary of varieties of English
Reviewed by Michael Aceto
194 – 201

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Afrikaans (afr)
                            Creole, Cafundo (ccd)
                            Dutch (nld)
                            Portuguese (por)
                            Spanish (spa)

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