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Capell, Arthur

Overview
Works: 232 works in 545 publications in 5 languages and 3,409 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Bibliography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Other, Honoree, Editor
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Most widely held works by Arthur Capell
Studies in socio-linguistics by Arthur Capell( Book )

23 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maung grammar : texts and vocabulary by Arthur Capell( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and Australian languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part I, Grammar - phonemics, morphonemics, morphology, syntax; part 2, texts - 14 texts each with interlinear literal translation followed by free translation; part 3, Maung - English vocabulary of c.2900 items
A new Fijian dictionary by Arthur Capell( Book )

40 editions published between 1941 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of New Guinea languages by Arthur Capell( Book )

13 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A linguistic survey of the south-western Pacific by Arthur Capell( Book )

15 editions published between 1954 and 1962 in English and French and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new approach to Australian linguistics by Arthur Capell( Book )

16 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The culture and language of Futuna and Aniwa, New Hebrides by Arthur Capell( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover title: Anthropology and linguistics of Futuna-Aniwa, New Hebrides
Arosi grammar by Arthur Capell( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pacific linguistic studies in honour of Arthur Capell by S. A Wurm( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists contributors and their affiliations; includes A.P. Elkin - Arthur Capell; S.A. Wurm - Arthur Capell as linguist; Nils M. Holmer - Traces of Australian-Amerindian morpheme categories in east Asia; Richard Pittman and Harland Kerr - Dominance and recessiveness in grammatical structure; M.C. Sharpe - Voice quality; a suggested framework for description and some observations; Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt - Time for relaxation; J.E. Bolt, J.R. Cleverly and W.G. Hoddinott Pronominalisation in Djamindjungan C.G. von Brandeinstein - Portuguese loan-words in Aboriginal languages of north-western Australia (a problem of Indo-European and Finno-Ugrian comparative linguistics); R.M.W. Dixon - Languages of the Cairns rain forest region; Wilfrid H. Douglas Transemics; A.P. Elkin - The Aborigines of Australia; one in thought, word and deed; E.H. Flint - The influence of prosodic patterns upon the mutual intelligibility of Aboriginal and General Australian English; Marie Godfrey - Wik-Munkan verb morphology; Kenneth Hale - The passive and ergative in language change; the Australian case; Joy Harris - Gunkurrng, a motherin-law language; Henry Hershberger and Eunice V. Pike - Stress as related to the grammar of Gugu-Yalanji; Ruth Hershberger Sentence types in Gugu-Yalanji; Jean F. Kirton Twelve pronominal sets in Yanyula; Geoffrey N. OGrady - Nyangumarda conjugations
Cave painting myths: northern Kimberley by Arthur Capell( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction summarises background to research & publication; general explanation of dichotomy in paintings & myths (maps show tribes & place names), social organisation, local clan groups, galleries as increase centres, origin of paintings, lack of mouth & texts of myths to account for it, brief comments on types of paintings, language of texts; p.11-54; Western & northern Ngarinyin - clan myths I-XVIII (gives clan, name, vernacular text with interlinear literal translation followed by free translation & explanatory notes, includes subsidiary & explanatory texts C-P); p.55-81; Southern and south-eastern Ngarinyin - clan -myths XIX-XXXII with subsidiary texts Q-U; p.82-108; Eastern Ngarinyin - changes in characteristics of paintings, linguistic differences, texts of clan myths XXXIII-XLII with subsidiary texts V, W, Y, Z, AA-EE; p.109-128; Woljamidi, Guidj and Waladjangari, lack of Wandjina cult & presence of Wandjina Galeru cult, texts of myths XLIII-LIII with subsidiary texts FF-HH, JJ; P.129-138; Unggumi, texts LIV-LIX with subsidiary text KK; p.139-156; Wunambal, texts LX-LXXIII with subsidiary text MM; p.157-169; Forrest River tribes, lack of Wandjina cult & presence of cliff paintings, motifs, text ..LXXIV with subsidiary texts NN-PP, frequency of Rainbow Serpent & spirit children beliefs; p.170-173; Index of mythological beings, index of clan country names
Grammar and vocabulary of the language of Sonsorol - Tobi by Arthur Capell( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1969 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some linguistic types in Australia by Arthur Capell( Book )

8 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Polynesian language of Mae (Emwae), New Hebrides by Arthur Capell( Book )

10 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative studies in Northern Kimberley languages by Arthur Capell( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative syntax, morphology and phonology of Northern Kimberley languages Worrorra, Ngarinyin, Wonambal, Ungguni, Winyjarrumi, Yawjibarra, Unggarangu, Umida, Wilawila, Gambere, Miwa, Kwini, Guwij, Munumburru, Wolyamidi, Worla, Kija, Kulwarrang; Miriwung, Kajirrawung, Bunuba, Gooniyandi, comparisons with other Aboriginal languages
Futuna-Aniwa dictionary, with grammatical introduction by Arthur Capell( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistics papers; I: General, II: Indonesia and New Guinea by Arthur Capell( Book )

10 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Materials in Atchin, Malekula : grammar, vocabulary, and texts by Arthur Capell( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The linguistic position of south-eastern Papua by Arthur Capell( Book )

11 editions published between 1938 and 1976 in English and Khmer and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistic survey of Australia. Prepared for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies by Arthur Capell( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prepared for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies as a guide for future research areas; languages arranged according to the AIAS language group index; each entry gives location, research undertaken and names of language informants when known
Language study for New Guinea students by Arthur Capell( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Capell Australian linguist

Arthur Capell Australiano a lingguista

Arthur Capell linguiste australien

Arthur Capell taalkundige uit Australië (1902-1986)

Capell, A.

Capell, A. 1902-1986

Capell, A. (Arthur)

Capell, Arthur

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