Ten years of research back up the bold new theory advanced by authors Thomason and Kaufman, who rescue the study of contact-induced language change from the neglect it has suffered in recent decades. The authors establish an important new framework for the historical analysis of all degrees of contact-induced language change.
|Publication date:||12th February 1992|
|Author:||Sarah Grey Thomason, Terrence Kaufman|
|Publisher:||University of California Press|
|Categories:||Dialect, slang & jargon,|
Sarah Grey Thomason is Professor of Linguistics and Terrence Kaufman is Professor of Anthropology and Linguistics at the University of Pittsburgh.More About Sarah Grey Thomason, Terrence Kaufman