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Studies in American Indian Languages

Description and Theory (University of California Publications in Linguistics)

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grammar, syntax, linguistic structure,
  • Historical & comparative linguistics,
  • Languages,
  • Native American Languages,
  • Foreign Language Study,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books,
  • American Indigenous Languages,
  • North & Central American indigenous languages,
  • Language,
  • North America,
  • Miscellaneous,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics,
  • Indians of Mexico,
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeanne Hinton (Editor), Pamela Munro (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7710042M
    ISBN 100520097890
    ISBN 109780520097896

    American Indian languages, languages spoken by the original inhabitants of the Western Hemisphere and their modern descendants. The American Indian languages do not form a single historically interrelated stock (as do the Indo-European languages), nor are there any structural features (in phonetics, grammar, or vocabulary) whereby American Indian languages can be distinguished as a . A program in Native American Studies will include a number of introductory online courses in language, culture, and history, as well as the university's general requirements.

    Abstract. This checklist is based largely on contributions of the Bureau of Ethnology of the Smithsonian Institution, particularly the bibliographies edited by James C. Pilling, the Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (–10) edited by F. W. Hodge, and J. R. Swanton’s Indian Tribes of North America (). These works should be consulted as a first step in cases where the Cited by: 5. In the United States, the Navajo language is the most spoken Native American language, with more than , speakers in the Southwestern United States. The US Marine Corps recruited Navajo men, who were established as code talkers during World War II. Origins.

    American Indian Studies University of Arizona Harvill Building, East 2nd Street, Tucson, AZ, Mail: Harvill Room PO Box Tucson, AZ, Phone: () FAX: () Email: [email protected] Submit new . Among many publications in Native American studies are his chapters in several volumes of the Handbook of North American Indians of the Smithsonian Institution. Praise “Combined here are two classics on the nature of Native languages of North America: Boas’s famous essay pointing to new methods of research and Powell’s pioneering.


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