Rainer Vossen (ed.): African Sociolinguistic and Sociocultural Studies [PDF]


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FAB Frankfurt African Studies Bulletin 21

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131 pp.
2 maps, 7 diagrams, 2 graphs, numerous tables and charts

Text languages: English, German


Editor’s Note

Joseph C.A. Agbakoba: The impact of the belief in the paranormal and the occult on economic and political development in West Africa
Vincent E. Aziaku: Sociolinguistic perspectives of animal names among the Ewe of Ghana
Carl Ebobissé: Language and power in sub-Saharan Africa – a case study of Cameroon
Henrike Firsching: Examples of metaphor translation in Hausa and Swahili bibles
Eva Rothmaler: Kanuri cuisine – was macht sie besonders?
Julia Maximiliane Schwarz: Zur Problematik von Sprachattitüden und nationaler Sprachpolitik am Beispiel Ugandas
Naima Tahiri: Von der Interferenz zum Sprachwandel – eine Diasporavarietät des Tarifit im Werden

Under these links you will find publications by the contributors and further studies of linguistic pragmatics and speech analyses:

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