The Resource Zombie linguistics: : experts, endangered languages and the curse of undead voices, Bernard C. Perley

Zombie linguistics: : experts, endangered languages and the curse of undead voices, Bernard C. Perley

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Zombie linguistics: : experts, endangered languages and the curse of undead voices
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Zombie linguistics:
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experts, endangered languages and the curse of undead voices
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Bernard C. Perley
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eng
Summary
Discusses the ironies and confusions in the process of recording language in order to preserve it; problem of language as code not language as communication - production of zombie languages and zombie linguistics; rhetoric (metaphors) of crisis and the role of linguistic and anthropological experts; examples of emergent vitality in indigenous languages; problem of partial metaphors in language assessments; includes reference to Australian Aboriginal languages (Kaurna)
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non fiction
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Zombie linguistics: : experts, endangered languages and the curse of undead voices, Bernard C. Perley
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 147-149
Extent
p. [133]-149
Label
Zombie linguistics: : experts, endangered languages and the curse of undead voices, Bernard C. Perley
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 147-149
Extent
p. [133]-149

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