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The African Experience: An Introduction the linguistic face of africa
The African Experience is the only interdisciplinary survey to examine this region of the world from geographic, linguistic, social, historical, and political perspectives. Drawing on research from all of the social sciences, this text captures Africa in its complex totality. The African Experience helps students develop a comprehensive and critical understanding of Africa, one that allows them to grasp the region’s internal dynamics and its evolving place in the world.
3100 RUR
The Masque of Africa the linguistic face of africa
The Masque of Africa
520 RUR
Haggard H.R. Swallow the linguistic face of africa
Sir Henry Rider Haggard was an English writer of adventure novels set mostly in Africa, and a founder of the Lost World literary genre. Swallow is a story of a Dutch girl raised in South Africa among the Kaffirs. Lonely, she gazes from shore over the waves of a storm-tossed sea, and dreams of a brother entering her life. and soon finds herself face-to-face with a shipwrecked waif cast ashore by the storm.
569 RUR
H. Rider Haggard Swallow / Ласточка the linguistic face of africa
A Dutch girl raised in South Africa among the Kaffirs. Lonely, she gazes from shore over the waves of a storm-tossed sea, and dreams of a brother entering her life... and soon finds herself face-to-face with a shipwrecked waif cast ashore by the storm.
479 RUR
Lappin Shalom Linguistic Nativism and the Poverty of the Stimulus the linguistic face of africa
This unique contribution to the ongoing discussion of language acquisition considers the Argument from the Poverty of the Stimulus in language learning in the context of the wider debate over cognitive, computational, and linguistic issues. Critically examines the Argument from the Poverty of the Stimulus – the theory that the linguistic input which children receive is insufficient to explain the rich and rapid development of their knowledge of their first language(s) through general learning mechanisms Focuses on formal learnability properties of the class of natural languages, considered from the perspective of several learning theoretic models The only current book length study of arguments for the poverty of the stimulus which focuses on the computational learning theoretic aspects of the problem
8079.15 RUR
Conde-Silvestre Juan Camilo The Handbook of Historical Sociolinguistics the linguistic face of africa
Written by an international team of leading scholars, this groundbreaking reference work explores the nature of language change and diffusion, and paves the way for future research in this rapidly expanding interdisciplinary field. Features 35 newly-written essays from internationally acclaimed experts that reflect the growth and vitality of the burgeoning area of historical sociolinguistics Examines how sociolinguistic theoretical models, methods, findings, and expertise can be used to reconstruct a language's past in order to explain linguistic changes and developments Bridges the gap between the past and the present in linguistic studies Structured thematically into sections exploring: origins and theoretical assumptions; methods for the sociolinguistic study of the history of languages; linguistic and extra-linguistic variables; historical dialectology, language contact and diffusion; and attitudes to language
15167.87 RUR
William Labov Principles of Linguistic Change, Cognitive and Cultural Factors the linguistic face of africa
Written by the world-renowned pioneer in the field of modern sociolinguistics, this volume examines the cognitive and cultural factors responsible for linguistic change, tracing the life history of these developments, from triggering events to driving forces and endpoints. Explores the major insights obtained by combining sociolinguistics with the results of dialect geography on a large scale Examines the cognitive and cultural influences responsible for linguistic change Demonstrates under what conditions dialects diverge from one another Establishes an essential distinction between transmission within the community and diffusion across communities Completes Labov’s seminal Principles of Linguistic Change trilogy
8079.15 RUR
History of Africa the linguistic face of africa
History of Africa offers a richly illustrated introduction to the history of the entire continent, from earliest times right up to the present day. The third edition has been revised and updated in the light of recent research and provides expanded coverage of modern Africa. This successful student text is now supported by a companion website.
2723 RUR
Haggard H.R. The Yellow God: An Idol of Africa the linguistic face of africa
Sir Henry Rider Haggard was an English writer of adventure novels set mostly in Africa, and a founder of the Lost World literary genre. The main hero of The Yellow God is Alan Vernon, a young retired army major, who, after undergoing financial ruin, decides to travel to Africa to make his fortune, in hopes of eventually winning the hand of beautiful Barbara Champers-Haswell. Vernon has heard of a mysterious kingdom ruled by the priestess and he plans to help himself to the gold found there.
519 RUR
Frederick Beechey Proceedings of the expedition to explore the Northern coast of Africa from Tripoly eastward the linguistic face of africa
Полный вариант заголовка: «Proceedings of the expedition to explore the Northern coast of Africa from Tripoly eastward : in 1821 and 1822 : comprehending an account of the Greater Syrtis and Cyrenaica, and of the ancient cities composing the Pentapolis / by captain F.W. Beechey and H.W. Beechey».
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John Philip Researches in South Africa. Vol. 2 the linguistic face of africa
Полный вариант заголовка: «Researches in South Africa : Vol. 2 : illustrating the civil, moral, and religious condition of the native tribes : including journals of the author's travels in the interior : together with detailed accounts of the progress of the Christian missions, exhibiting the influence of Christianity in promoting civilization : in 2 volumes / by the Rev. John Philip».
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John Philip Researches in South Africa. Vol. 1 the linguistic face of africa
Полный вариант заголовка: «Researches in South Africa : Vol. 1 : illustrating the civil, moral, and religious condition of the native tribes : including journal of the author's travels in the interior : together with detailed accounts of the progress of the Christian missions, exhibiting the influence of Christianity in promoting civilization : in 2 volumes / by the Rev. John Philip».
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enry Haggard King Solomon's Mines the linguistic face of africa
King Solomon's Mines tells of a search of an unexplored region of Africa by a group of adventurers led by Allan Quatermain for the missing brother of one of the party. It is the first English adventure novel set in Africa, and is considered to be the genesis of the Lost World literary genre.
379 RUR