The Languages Of Native America

Pub Date : 2014-07-03 | Author : Lyle Campbell | Publisher : University of Texas Press

ISBN 10 : 9780292768529
ISBN 13 : 0292768524

These essays were drawn from the papers presented at the Linguistic Society of America's Summer Institute at the State University of New York at Oswego in 1976. The contents are as..

American Indian Languages

Pub Date : 2000-09-21 | Author : Lyle Campbell | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0195349830
ISBN 13 : 9780195349832

Native American languages are spoken from Siberia to Greenland, and from the Arctic to Tierra del Fuego; they include the southernmost language of the world (Yaghan) and some of th..

Word Dance

Pub Date : 1999-08-01 | Author : Carl Waldman | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0735102074
ISBN 13 : 9780735102071

Covers every aspect of Native American culture, providing brief definitions, information about language usage, and specific references in Native American history..

Africans And Native Americans

Pub Date : 1993-01-01 | Author : Jack D. Forbes | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 025206321X
ISBN 13 : 9780252063213

Africans and Native Americans (the book) explores key issues relating to the evolution of racial terminology and European colonialists' perceptions of color, analyzing the developm..

A Key Into The Language Of America

Pub Date : 1997 | Author : Roger Williams | Publisher : Applewood Books

ISBN 10 : 9781557094643
ISBN 13 : 1557094640

A discourse on the languages of Native Americans encountered by the early settlers. This early linguistic treatise gives rare insight into the early contact between Europeans and N..

The Athabaskan Languages

Pub Date : 2000-05-25 | Author : Theodore Fernald | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0195353226
ISBN 13 : 9780195353228

The Native American language family called Athabaskan has received increasing attention from linguists and educators. The linguistic chapters in this volume focus on syntax and sem..