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By Jesse Sawyer

Univ of California Press (Univ. of California guides in Linguistics quantity sixty five) California Library Reprint variation: 1973. tough hide, 317 pp. Contents comprise: A notice on Language switch through Haruo Aoki; Noptinte Yokuts by means of Madison S. Beeler; Tarascan via Mary LeCron Foster; Athapaskan Morphology via Harry Hoijer; Sound Symbolism, in Yuman Languages by way of Margaret Langdon; Inanimate Imitatives in Pomo via Robert L. Oswalt; the most beneficial properties of Malecite-Passamaquoddy Grammar via Karl V. Teeter; Clallam: A Preview via Laurence C. and M. Terry Thompson; A Case of Sound Symbolism in Konkow through Russell Ultan; The Autonomy of Linguistics and the Dependence of Cognitive tradition via C. F. and F. M. Voegelin. [From Preface] William F. Shipley initially deliberate the gathering of the papers which stick to. even though he felt obliged to relinquish the undertaking as a result of being clear of California through the latter months of 1968 and such a lot of 1969. meant to contain a bunch of sketches of yank Indian and different languages, the dimensions of the gathering grew to become such crew of papers on Asian matters have been separated out and released in 1970 as quantity 90:1 of the magazine of the yank Oriental Society. The papers the following awarded have as their topic the numerous pursuits and difficulties which represent the sphere of North American Indian linguistics. they're provided as a contribution to the now huge literature in that topic.

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