Item description for Language Change: The Interplay of Internal, External, and Extra-Linguistic Factors (Contributions to the Sociology of Language, 86) by Mari C. Jones...
This volume focuses on the interface of different motivating factors that contribute to language change. It combines linguistic case studies with current theoretical debate and contains hitherto unpublished data from English, French, Karaim, Modern Greek, Jordanian, Spanish, Latin and Arabic.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.18" Width: 6.32" Height: 0.9" Weight: 1.41 lbs.
Publisher Walter de Gruyter
ISBN 311017202X ISBN13 9783110172027
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More About Mari C. Jones
Mari C. Jones is Reader in French Linguistics and Language Change at the University of Cambridge and Fellow in Modern and Medieval Languages at Peterhouse, Cambridge. A highly experienced fieldworker, she has published extensively on language obsolescence and revitalisation in relation to Insular and Continental Norman, Welsh and Breton. Her publications include Language Obsolescence and Revitalization (1998), Jersey Norman French (2001) and The Guernsey Norman French Translations of Thomas Martin (2008).
Mari C. Jones has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Cambridge.