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The Turkish language reform : a catastrophic success

Author: Geoffrey Lewis
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Series: Oxford linguistics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first full account of the transformation of the Turkish language in the years between 1930 and 1983- probably the most thorough-going piece of language engineering ever attempted. Turkey  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Lewis
ISBN: 0198238568 9780198238560
OCLC Number: 41137543
Description: 190 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction ; 2. Ottoman Turkish ; 3. The New Alphabet ; 4. Ataturk and the Language Reform until 1936 ; 5. The Sun-Language Theory and After ; 6. Atay, Atac, Sayili ; 7. Ingredients ; 8. Concoctions ; 9. Technical Terms ; 10. The New Yoke ; 11. The New Turkish ; 12. What Happened to the Language Society ; References
Series Title: Oxford linguistics.
Responsibility: Geoffrey Lewis.
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This book can and must be recommended to anyone interested in the modern Turkish language. * Anthropological Linguistics * Professor Lewis has written a fascinating book and he deserves the gratitude Read more...

 
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