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Endangered languages and new technologies

Author: Mari C Jones
Publisher: Cambridge ; [New York] : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book discusses how new technologies have the potential to revolutionise the documentation, analysis and revitalisation of endangered languages for the linguist and indigenous community alike. It  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mari C Jones
ISBN: 9781107049598 1107049598 9781107627840 1107627842 1316121453 9781316121450
OCLC Number: 881655559
Description: xv, 211 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface / Mari C. Jones --
Introduction: Endangered languages in the new multilingual order per genus et differentiam / Nicholas Ostler --
The Kiranti comparable corpus: a prototype corpus for the comparison of Kiranti languages and mythology / Aimée Lahaussois --
European dialect syntax: towards an infrastructure for documentation and research of endangered dialects / Sjef Barbiers --
Keyboard layouts: lessons from the Me'phaa and Sochiapam Chinantec designs / Hugh Paterson III --
Rule-based machine translation for Aymara / Matt Coler and Petr Homola --
Data management and analysis for endangered languages / Dorothee Beermann --
Endangered languages, technology and learning: immediate applications and long-term considerations / Russell Hugo --
Digital curation and event-driven methods at the service of endangered languages / Bernard Bel and Médéric Gasquet-Cyrus --
'Allant contre vent et mathée': Jèrriais in the twenty-first century / Anthony Scott Warren and Geraint Jennings --
The use of new technologies in the preservation of an endangered language: the case of Frisian / Tjeerd De Graaf, Cor Van Der Meer and Lysbeth Jongbloed-Faber --
Language description and documentation from the native speaker's point of view: the case of the Tundra Yukaghir / Cecilia Odé --
American Indian sign language: documentary linguistic methodologies and technologies / Jeffrey E. Davis.
Responsibility: edited by Mari C. Jones.

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