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書名 Endangered Iranian languages / Saloumeh Gholami (ed.)
出版項 Wiesbaden : Reichert Verlag, [2018]
©2018
國際標準書號 9783954903290 (pbk.)
3954903296 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  P40.5.L33 E48 2018    在架上    30630020121156
 民族所圖書館  P40.5.L33 E48 2018    在架上    30520020874385
說明 122 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references
Many languages that are spoken today in Iran will fall silent in the near future. A large number of these languages and dialects have never been recorded or described. Many are at risk of falling out of use as their speakers die or members of younger generations shift to speaking different languages. The speed of these developments has increased dramatically over the past century. Furthermore, since language is closely linked to culture, when a community loses its language, it also loses a great deal of its cultural heritage and early history, including traditions of ceremonies, rituals, myths, poetry, songs, humor, habits, and oratory. These traditions and cultural habits are frequently replaced by the habits of the dominant community. 0This edited volume brings together work by theoretical linguists and field linguists who share a strong commitment to the scientific documentation and investigation of endangered Iranian languages. five chapters of this volume represent the contributors? findings on endangered Iranian languages and dialects found both inside Iran as well as in other countries. Their work deals with a variety of topics, ranging from documentation methods to aspects of philology, morphology, phonology, syntax, and dialectology
主題 Language obsolescence
Endangered languages
Endangered languages. fast (OCoLC)fst01738357
Language obsolescence. fast (OCoLC)fst00992396
Alt Author Gholami, Saloumeh, editor
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