Robert K. Herbert [ed.]: African Linguistics at the Crossroads [PDF]

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Papers from Kwaluseni, 1st WOCAL World Congress of African Linguistics, Swaziland 18–22. VII. 1994

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Beschreibung

1997
XIV, 645 Seiten
zahlreiche Tabellen und Graphiken

Textsprachen: Englisch, Französisch

INHALT

I. HISTORICAL, COMPARATIVE & TYPOLOGICAL

Bernd Heine: Grammaticalization Theory and Its Relevance for African Linguistics

Zygmunt Frajzyngier: Bidirectionality of Grammaticalization

Antoine Lipou: Mixed Languages and Bantu Historical Linguistics

Irina N. Toporova: Typology and the Bantu Noun Classes

Ulrike Claudi: Some Thoughts on the Origin of Gender Marking

Tom Güldemann: Prosodic Subordination as a Strategy for Complex Sentence Construction

II. PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY

Anthony Traill: Linguistic Phonetic Features for Clicks

David Odden: Domains and Levels of Representation in Tone

Georges Hérault: Syllabic Genesis and Luganda Phonology

III. SYNTAX AND SEMANTICS

Sam A. Mchombo: Contributions of African Languages to Generative Grammar

Josephat M. Rugemalira: The Upper Limit Constraint on Argument Structures

M. Lynne Murphy: Agreement as Non-Directional – An Approach to Bantu Concord

Mayrene Bentley: Variation in Bantu Verbal Agreement

Henny Broekman: African Languages and Syntactic Generation

Marianna Visser: The Thematic Structure of Event Nominals in Xhosa

Andrew van der Spuy: Syntactic Traces in Zulu

Ronald P. Schaefer: Talmy’s Schematic Core and Verb Serialization in Emai – An Initial Sketch

J.A. du Plessis: The Semantics of Ergative Constructions in Zulu and Xhosa

Andrew Tilimbe Kulemeka: The Grammatical Category of Chichewa Ideophones

IV. INTERACTIONAL SOCIOLINGUISTICS

Margaret Akinyi Obondo: On Ways of Retelling – The Narrative Syntax of Urban Luo Children

Robert K. Herbert: The Meaning of Language Choices in South Africa

J. Keith Chick: ‘One Settler, One Bullet’ and other Provocations

Zofia Podobínska: La politesse – les comportements linguistiques adoptés par des locuteurs de swahili au cours des actes de « Mande »

V. LANGUAGE POLICY AND PLANNING

Ben Ohi Elugbe: Literacy and Language Development in Nigeria

Adams B. Bodomo: Linguistics, Education and Politics – An Interplay on Ghanaian Languages

Armando Jorge Lopes: Language Policy in Mozambique – A Taboo?

Jan Blommaert: Ideology and Language in Tanzania – A Brief Survey

Kahombo Mateene: Le « Plan d’Action Linguistique pour l’Afrique »

Alfred J.I. Matiki: The Politics of Language in Malawi

Renato Matusse: The Future of Portuguese in Mozambique

Livingstone Walusimbi: The Future of Minority Languages in Uganda

VI. LANGUAGE AND CULTURAL STUDIES

Elena Bertoncini-Zúbková: Swahili Verbs in Modern Fiction

Edgar A. Gregersen: The Pragmatics of Verbal Abuse in African Languages

Ian Davies / Greville Corbett: Colour Categories in African Languages

Ellen Contini-Morava: Noun Classification in Swahili

Arvi Hurskainen: A Language Sensitive Approach to Information Management and Retrieval

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