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Languages In The World: How History, Culture, and Politics by Julie Tetel Andresen,Phillip M. Carter PDF

By Julie Tetel Andresen,Phillip M. Carter

ISBN-10: 1118531256

ISBN-13: 9781118531259

ISBN-10: 1118531280

ISBN-13: 9781118531280

This cutting edge advent outlines the constitution and distribution of the world’s languages, charting their evolution over the last 200,000 years.

  • Balances linguistic research with socio-historical and political context, delivering a cohesive photograph of the connection among language and society
  • Provides an interdisciplinary creation to the research of language by way of drawing not just at the various fields of linguistics (structural, linguist anthropology, ancient, sociolinguistics), but in addition on heritage, biology, genetics, sociology, and more
  • Includes 9 exact language profiles on Kurdish, Arabic, Tibetan, Hawaiian, Vietnamese, Tamil, !Xóõ (Taa), Mongolian, and Quiché
  • A significant other web site bargains a number of supplementary fabrics together with, sound documents, additional workouts, and exact introductory details for college students new to linguistics

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