When languages die: the extinction of the world's languages and the erosion of human knowledge

"In When Languages Die, K. David Harrison illustrates the individual face of language loss, as well as its global scale. Languages are the accretion of thousands of years of a people's science and art - from observations of ecological patterns to creation myths. The author shows that the d...

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Main Author: Harrison, K. David.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.

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LING 120 Swarthmore Available |Request

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P40.5.L33 H37 2007 Available |Request