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Language Contact in the Arctic : Northern Pidgins and Contact Languages

Author: Ingvild Broch; Ernst Hakon Jahr
Publisher: Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter Mouton, [2011] ©1996
Series: Trends in Linguistics : Studies and Monographs TiLSM.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ingvild Broch; Ernst Hakon Jahr
ISBN: 9783110813302 3110813300 3110143356 9783110143355
OCLC Number: 979763330
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (357 pages).
Contents: Frontmatter --
Introduction --
Northern pidgins --
Dual-source pidgins and reverse creoloids: Northern perspectives on language contact --
The special case of Arctic pidgins --
Siberia --
Language contact in northeastern Siberia (Chukotka and Kamchatka) --
Chukchi, English, and Eskimo: A survey of jargons in the Chukotka Peninsula area --
A case of nongenetic development in the Arctic area: The contribution of Aleut and Russian to the formation of Copper Island Aleut --
The Taimyr Peninsula Russian-based pidgin --
Northwestern Russia and Scandinavia --
Solombala-English in Archangel --
The Vardø merchants' reduced Russian --
On the pidgin status of Russenorsk --
Aspect marking and grammaticalization in Russenorsk compared with Immigrant Swedish --
Greenland --
Eskimo pidgin in West Greenland --
North America --
Language contact and pidginization in Davis Strait, Hudson Strait, and the Gulf of Saint Lawrence (northeast Canada) --
An Inuit pidgin around Belle-Isle Strait (research note) --
Broken Slavey and Jargon Loucheux: A first exploration --
Arctic origin and domestic development of Chinook Jargon --
Series Title: Trends in Linguistics : Studies and Monographs TiLSM.
Responsibility: Ernst Hakon Jahr, Ingvild Broch.
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