skip to content
Language death Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Language death

Author: David Crystal
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, c 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publ., reprView all editions and formats
Summary:

A thorough review of the worldwide problem of language endangerment and death.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Crystal
ISBN: 0521653215 9780521653213
OCLC Number: 247849212
Description: x, 198 Seiten ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface; 1. What is language death?; 2. Why should we care?; 3. Why do languages die?; 4. Where do we begin?; 5. What can be done?; List of organisations; Further reading; Index of languages; Subject index.
Responsibility: David Crystal.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'... this work is directed at anyone with an interest in humanities and a concern about our future as mankind. Its wealth of information, observation and analysis enlightens the mind and invigorates Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/247849212> # Language death
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "247849212" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/sprachuntergang> ; # Sprachuntergang
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/language_obsolescence> ; # Language obsolescence
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/sprachtod> ; # Sprachtod
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/language_death> ; # Language death
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/417.7/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/sprachtod_swd_id_42220154> ; # Sprachtod ; SWD-ID: 42220154
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/minderheitensprache_swd_id_41323130> ; # Minderheitensprache ; SWD-ID: 41323130
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/992396> ; # Language obsolescence
    schema:bookEdition "1. publ., repr." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "200" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108407988> ; # David Crystal
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1027216> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Language death" ;
    schema:productID "247849212" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/247849212#PublicationEvent/cambridge_cambridge_univ_press_c_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Agent/cambridge_univ_press> ; # Cambridge Univ. Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521653213> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/247849212> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Agent/cambridge_univ_press> # Cambridge Univ. Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cambridge Univ. Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/language_obsolescence> # Language obsolescence
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Language obsolescence" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/minderheitensprache_swd_id_41323130> # Minderheitensprache ; SWD-ID: 41323130
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Minderheitensprache ; SWD-ID: 41323130" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/sprachtod_swd_id_42220154> # Sprachtod ; SWD-ID: 42220154
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sprachtod ; SWD-ID: 42220154" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1027216#Topic/sprachuntergang> # Sprachuntergang
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sprachuntergang" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/992396> # Language obsolescence
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Language obsolescence" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108407988> # David Crystal
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Crystal" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Crystal" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521653213>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521653215" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521653213" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.