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Summer Institute of Linguistics

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Works: 3,806 works in 5,029 publications in 4 languages and 25,559 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  Periodicals  History  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Nonfiction films  Controversial literature 
Roles: Publisher, Other, Editor
Classifications: P371, 410
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Ethnologue : languages of the world by Barbara F Grimes( Book )
22 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
An encyclopedic reference volume that catalogs all the known living languages in the world today. The Ethnologue has been an active research project for more than fifty years. Thousands of linguists and other researchers all over the world rely on and have contributed to the Ethnologue. It is widely regarded to be the most comprehensive listing of information of its kind. Includes 6,912 language descriptions organized by continent and country; 39,491 primary names, alternate names, and dialect names; 208 color maps showing location and distribution of languages; Unique three-letter identifier for each language from the Draft International Standard ISO 639-3; Statistical summaries with numerical tabulations of living languages and number of speakers by continent, by language size, by language family, and by country
Dictionary: Papago & Pima to English, O'odham-Mil-gahn; English to Papago & Pima, Mil-gahn-O'odham by Dean Saxton( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
About 5200 entries. Arranged in 2 parts, i.e., from Pagago and Pima dialects into English and from English into the dialects. Most complete forms of entries appear in first part; basic forms appear in second part. Authors attempted "to use pedagogically practical terms rather than anthropological and linguistic terminology in order to make this work the most useful tool for speakers of the language and closely associated personnel." Definitions are underlined. Miscellaneous appendixes include one titled Technical terms, which covers medical vocabulary. Drawings. Bibliography
Is God an American? : an anthropological perspective on the missionary work of the Summer Institute of Linguistics by Søren Hvalkof( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Papers dealing with S.I.L. methods and approach
Studies in the Athapaskan languages by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Papers from seminar held in August 1958
Ethnologue ( serial )
in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
The sociolinguistics of language by Mary Morgan( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
In a lecture, Dr. Mary Morgan introduces areas comprising the sociolinguistics of language: language variation, ethnography of communication, language in social context, language change, and speech act theory. Identifies the people who do the studies, linguists, anthropologists and sociologists, by their point of view. Briefly demonstrates methods used in studying different languages
The Alphabet makers : a presentation from the Museum of the Alphabet, Waxhaw, North Carolina ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Verb studies in five New Guinea languages by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )
4 editions published in 1964 in Undetermined and English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Language in global perspective : papers in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1935-1985 by Société internationale de linguistique( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Network grammars by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Who brought the word by Wycliffe Bible Translators( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Discourse, paragraph, and sentence structure in selected Philippine languages by Robert E Longacre( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
SIL electronic working papers SILEWP ( file )
in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Studies in Peruvian Indian languages: I by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )
5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Current trends and issues in Hispanic linguistics ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Languages of the Guianas by Joseph Evans Grimes( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Mon-Khmer studies by Linguistic Circle of Saigon( serial )
in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Survey on a shoestring : a manual for small-scale language surveys by Frank Blair( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Workpapers of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of North Dakota by Summer Institute of Linguistics( serial )
in 3 languages and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Phonemic systems of Colombian languages by Viola Waterhouse( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Enugu, Nigeria Institute of Linguistics
Summer Institute of Linguistics Institute of Linguistics
Languages
English (147)
Spanish (21)
Japanese (1)
Korean (1)
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