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Name: Wi-vun  Taiffalo  Chiung
Institution: National Cheng Kung University
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State and/or Country: Taiwan   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Writing Systems
Specialty: Language attitude, reform, planning, vernacular writing
Subject Language(s): Chinese, Min Nan
Chinese, Mandarin
Selected Publications: MA thesis(1999) 'Language Attitudes toward Taibun, the Written Taiwanese.' PhD dissertation 'Learning Efficiencies for Different Orthographies: A Comparative Study of Han Characters and Vietnamese Romanization.'
Courses Taught: Sociolinguistics, Taiwanese linguistics, Vietnamese
Dissertation Abstract: Learning Efficiencies for Different Orthographies: A comparative study of Han characters and Vietnamese romanization
Reviewer of: Language Description: Chen (1999) (LL Issue 11.1814)
Academic Paper Abstract: Language and Ethnic Identity in Taiwan
Tone Change in Taiwanese: Age and geographic factors
Peh-oe-ji, Childish Writing?
Language Attitudes Toward Written Taiwanese
Language, Identity and Decolonization [Gi-gian, Gin-tong kap Khi-sit-bin]
Oceanic Taiwan: History and languages [LỊCH SỬ VÀ NGÔN NGỮ ĐÀI LOAN ]
Taiwanese or Southern Min? On the controversy of ethnolinguistic names in Taiwan
Missionary scripts in Vietnam and Taiwan
Features and Prospects in Comparative Studies of Vietnam and Taiwan

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