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The Resource What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter

What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter

Label
What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be
Title
What language is
Title remainder
and what it isn't and what it could be
Statement of responsibility
John McWhorter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A provocative look at how languages originate, divide, multiply, and work"--Page [2] of jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWhorter, John H
Dewey number
400
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
P321
LC item number
M39 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Linguistic change
  • Historical linguistics
  • Historical linguistics
  • Language and languages
  • Linguistic change
  • Sprachwandel
  • Vergleichende Sprachwissenschaft
  • Language and languages
  • Linguistics
  • Språkhistoria
  • Etymologi
  • Språkförändringar
  • Language and languages
  • Linguistic change
  • Historical linguistics
Label
What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Languages are ingrown -- Language is dissheveled [sic] -- Language is intricate -- Language is oral -- Language is mixed -- This view of language
Control code
ocn679930821
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781592407200
Lccn
2011010208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019708932
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781592406258
  • (OCoLC)679930821
Label
What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Languages are ingrown -- Language is dissheveled [sic] -- Language is intricate -- Language is oral -- Language is mixed -- This view of language
Control code
ocn679930821
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781592407200
Lccn
2011010208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019708932
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781592406258
  • (OCoLC)679930821

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