Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 May 2020

1,056 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199609895

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The Oxford Handbook of African Languages

Edited by Rainer Vossen and Gerrit J. Dimmendaal

Oxford Handbooks

  • A comprehensive overview of current research in African languages and linguistics
  • Explores the key issue of the relationship between language families and phyla
  • Places African languages in their extralinguistic context, with insights from archaeology, history, anthropology, and sociocultural studies
  • Provides clear and concise grammatical sketches of a wide range of languages