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Author Cowell, Andrew, 1963- author
Title Naming the world : language and power among the Northern Arapaho / Andrew Cowell
Imprint Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2018]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  PM635 .C72 2018    AVAILABLE    30630020123319
Descript x, 301 pages ; 24 cm
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Note "An accessible, linguistics-focused account of language teaching, learning, and change in a Native American community"--Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-296) and index
Introduction. An ethnography of language shift among the Northern Arapaho -- 1. Northern Arapaho history and communities of practice -- 2. Cultural metaphors and the indigenous discourse of language endangerment -- 3. Ethnogeography through time: names and power in the landscape -- 4. Personal names and naming -- 5. Folk etymology and language purism -- 6. Neologisms and the politics of language maintenance -- Conclusion. Communities of practice: a linguistic summary
Subject Arapaho language
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Arapaho language. fast (OCoLC)fst00812722
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18.91 American Indian languages. (NL-LeOCL)077599926 nbc
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