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256 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198864639

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The Verticalization Model of Language Shift

The Great Change in American Communities

Edited by Joshua R. Brown

  • Outlines a new testable theory of language shift
  • Provides detailed case studies of individual language communities, based largely on original fieldwork
  • Includes commentary chapters that take a broader perspective, and proposes new directions for research in the field