Deconstructing Creole / edited by Umberto Ansaldo, Stephen Matthews and Lisa Lim.

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Other Authors: Ansaldo, Umberto, Matthews, Stephen, 1963-, Lim, Lisa
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. Co., 2007.
Series:Typological studies in language ; 73.
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Table of Contents:
  • Deconstructing Creole; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Acknowledgments; Deconstructing creole; Part 1. Typology and grammar; Creole morphology revisited; The role of typology in language creation; Creoles, complexity and associational semantics; Admixture and after; Relexification and pidgin development; Part 2. Sociohistorical contexts; Transmission and transfer; The sociolinguistic history of the Peranakans; The complexity that really matters; Creole metaphors in cultural analysis; Index; Typological Studies in Language.