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American Indian languages: classifications and list

Charles A. Zisa

American Indian languages: classifications and list

by Charles A. Zisa

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Published by Clearinghouse for Linguistics in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians -- Languages.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby Charles A. Zisa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPM108 .Z5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 74 p.
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5016877M
    LC Control Number76611814

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    Handbook of American Indian Languages: Introduction, by Franz Boas. Athapascan (Hupa) by P. E. Goddard. Tlingit, by J. R. Swanton. Preview this book that the linguistic classifications never rise into consciousness. comprehensive American Indian Languages: Cultural and Social Contexts () is a book of this kind, each section-and certainly each grammatical sketch-should all three classifications are relatively conservative. However, the classifications that.


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American Indian languages: classifications and list by Charles A. Zisa Download PDF EPUB FB2

North America Gallatin () An early attempt at North American language classification was attempted by A. Albert Gallatin published in, and Gallatin's classifications are missing several languages which are later recorded in the classifications by Daniel G.

Brinton and John Wesley Powell. (Gallatin supported the assimilation of indigenous peoples to Euro-American culture.). North American Indian languages, those languages that are indigenous to the United States and Canada and that are spoken north of the Mexican border.

A number of language groups within this area, however, extend into Mexico, some as far south as Central present article focuses on the native languages of Canada, Greenland, and the United States. A language family is a group of languages related through descent from a common ancestral language or parental language, called the proto-language of that family.

The term "family" reflects the tree model of language origination in historical linguistics, which makes use of a metaphor comparing languages to people in a biological family tree, or in a subsequent modification, to species in a. The indigenous languages of South America are those whose origin dates back to the pre-Columbian subcontinent has great linguistic diversity, but, as the number of speakers of indigenous languages is diminishing, it is estimated that it could become one of the least linguistically diverse regions of the planet.

About indigenous languages are known from South America, Central. Edition Notes Includes bibliographical references.

On spine: American Indian languages. Series A Bison book, BB Other Titles Handbook of American Indian languages., Indian linguistic families of America north of Mexico., American Indian : Edited by the eminent anthropologist and linguist Franz Boas American Indian languages: classifications and list book, this work was first published in two huge volumes between and Comprising detailed studies of four Native American languages, Volume 2 focuses on the Takelma, Coos, Siuslaw and Chukchi languages.

Each chapter. The work built upon the foundations laid by J. Powell (–) in his Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages (). Boas, a pioneer in the field of cultural anthropology, used his introduction to the present work to promote his culturally relativist approach to ethnographic study.

Introduction --App. Native American Pidgins and Trade Languages The History of American Indian Linguistics --App. Comparison of Major Classifications of North American Languages The Origin of Native American Languages Languages of North America Languages of Middle America Languages of South America Abstract.

This checklist is based largely on contributions of the Bureau of Ethnology of the Smithsonian Institution, particularly the bibliographies edited by James C. Pilling, the Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (–10) edited by F. Hodge, and J. Swanton’s Indian Tribes of North America ().

These works should be consulted as a first step in cases where the Cited by: 5. Campbell's book has a vast scope covering all Native American languages, so only it can provide succinct information about each family of languages.

It gives the state of art of comparative linguistics of American Indian languages but it lacks for a detailed linguistic typology and /5. Handbook of American Indian languages (Vol. Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin Washington: Government Print Office (Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology).

Boas, Franz. Classification of American Indian languages. Language, 5, 1–7. Boas, Franz. Handbook of American Indian languages (Vol. Native. Dewey Decimal System – A Guide to Call Numbers The book Systems Data processing Computer science Computer programming, programs, data North American native languages South American native languages Miscellaneous languages.

The s Natural sciences & mathematics Philosophy & theory. Historical and comparative work on South American indigenous languages is a great source of insight. No special plea ought to be needed to justify their study as phenomena in the physical and social world: if anything is worth analyzing and understanding it is human speech in its fabulous diversity—a diversity which has always existed but which in our days is exposed to radical diminution.

The History of American Indian Linguistics --App. Comparison of Major Classifications of North American Languages The Origin of Native American Languages -- 4.

Languages of North America -- 5. The general classification of Central and South American languages. Men and cultures, Selected papers of the Fifth International Congress of Anthropological Cited by:   UNESCO Interactive Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger.

The online edition of the Atlas is complementary to the print edition It does not reproduce the regional and thematic chapters of the print version, but it offers additional information on the listed endangered languages. Via this interface, you can browse through them, using combinations of search criteria and/or zooming in the.

American Indian English by William Leap,on English, English language, Indian, Languages in contact, Indian languages.

Places. United States. There's no description for this book yet. Can Classifications Dewey Decimal Class /.9/ Library Cited by: This book is a comprehensive and authoritative survey of the native North American languages.

These several hundred languages show tremendous genetic and typological diversity, and offer numerous challenges to current linguistic theory/5. Links to American Indian Web Ring and Langauge Sites by Phil Konstantin - Page 6 a list of personal names in a variety of American Indian languages.

If you are looking for a name for your child, house or pet (etc.), I suggest asking the experts who operate a website listed in the section below.

a copy of a book in French on the. Negotiating Peace with the Indians. Languages and Interpreters in Early Virginia Indian Society. Contributed by Helen C. Rountree and Brendan Wolfe. Early Virginia Indians spoke dialects of Algic, Iroquoian, or Siouan, three large linguistic families that include many of the more than eight hundred indigenous languages in North America.

The latter, however, is restricted to classifications on a worldwide basis and to a list of some works that can be viewed as models for establishing relatedness among languages. There is a certain discrepancy between theory and practice in language classification because many proposed methods have had little practical application, and far from.Survey of genetic, areal, and typological classifications of American Indian languages; writing systems for American Indian languages; American Indian languages in social and historical context.

One or more languages may be investigated in detail. Psych G:Culture and Human Development.Unified list of native American languages north of Mexico Unified list of American Indian languages aboriginal to Latin America Classifications of American Indian.

languages. N. B. Fascicle One, which follows, stops short of the actual list. of languages aboriginal to Latin America inbelow; this list, and all of will appear in Native.