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Linguistic Theory, Language Contact, and Modern Hindustani: The three sides of a linguistic Theory, Rajendra Singh

Author Name    Rajendra Singh

Title   Linguistic Theory, Language Contact, and Modern Hindustani: The three sides of a linguistic Theory

Binding   Hardbound

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Edition   First Indian Edition

Size   14 Cms x 22 Cms

Publisher   New Delhi, India Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 1998

ISBN    8121508355 / 9788121508353

Seller ID   000398

This book raises some important questions about formal linguistics and functionalist sociolinguistics when they encompass the same subject matter, linguistic borrowing and code-switching/mixing. These questions arise in the context of formalist and functionalist accounts of language contact and are tested here against some interesting Hindustani-English contact facts from India. The test reveals what these paradigms contribute to our understanding of language contact (and language in general) and precisely where they seem to go wrong. Printed Pages: 167.

Language Linguistics Literature India

Price = 8.25 USD


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