Creole Genesis, Attitudes and Discourse

Studies celebrating Charlene J. Sato

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| Stanford University
| University of Oxford
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This collection in honor of creolist Charlene Junko Sato (1951–1996) brings together contributions by leading specialists in pidgin-creole studies in three primary areas: Pidgin-Creole Genesis and Development; Attitudes and Education, and Creole Discourse and Literature. The varieties covered come from English, French and Spanish lexical bases and from places as far apart as Africa, Australia, Hawaii, and the Caribbean.
Editors Rickford and Romaine introduce each of the papers and provide a biography and bibliography of Sato. A short story and poems in Hawaiian Creole, Sato’s native language and the variety which was the focus of her research and writing, round out the collection.
[Creole Language Library, 20]  1999.  viii, 418 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Part A. Introduction
Preface
John R. Rickford and Suzanne Romaine
3
Charlene Junko Sato (1951–1996): Biography and Bibliography
Suzanne Romaine and John R. Rickford
11
Writings in Hawai’ian English: “Hawai’ian Air”, “Checking the Kauai Sands after Hurricane Iniki”, and “4 Eva”
Eric Chock
17
YMCA: The Weightroom
Darrell H.Y. Lum
19
Part B. Pidgin-Creole Genesis and Development
Pidgins and Language Mixture
Derek Bickerton
31
The TMA System of Hawaiian Creole and Diffusion
Sarah J. Roberts
45
Language Contact in the Early Colonial Pacific: Evidence for a Maritime Polynesian Jargon or Pidgin
Emanuel J. Drechsel
71
Copula Patterns in Atlantic and Non-Atlantic Creoles
John Holm †
97
Skeletons in the Closet: Anomalies in the Behavior of the Saramaccan Copula
John H. McWhorter
121
Variation in the Jamaican Creole Copula and its Relation to the Genesis of AAVE: New Data and Analysis
John R. Rickford
143
Accountability in Descriptions of Creoles
Salikoko S. Mufwene
157
On the Possibility of Afrogenesis in the Case of French Creoles
Mikael Parkvall
187
Chinese-Cuban Pidgin Spanish: Implications for the Afro-creole Debate
John M. Lipski
215
Monogenesis Revisited: The Spanish Perspective
Armin Schwegler
235
Part C. Attitudes and Education in Creole Communities
Changing Attitudes towards Australian Creoles and Aboriginal English
Diana Eades and Jeff Siegel
265
Reactions to Bu: Basilect Meets Mesolect in Hawai’i
Joseph E. Grimes
279
Changing Attitudes to Hawai’i Creole English: Fo’ find one good job, you gotta know how fo’ talk like one haole
Suzanne Romaine
287
Mutual Intelligibility?: Comprehension Problems between American Standard English and Hawai’i Creole English in Hawai’i’s Public Schools
Susan Bauder Reynolds
303
Beyond Grammar: Teaching English in an Anglophone Creole Environment
Velma Pollard
323
Part D. Creole Discourse and Literature
On the Marking of Temporal Sequencing in Vernacular Liberian English
John Victor Singler
337
Temporal Frames in Spoken Papiamentu Discourse
Roger W. Andersen
353
Exploration of the Trinary Components in Creole Discourse: Universals, Substrata, and Superstrata
Hirokuni Masuda
373
Comprehension and Resonance: English Readers and English Creole Texts
Lise Winer
391
Name Index
407
Language Index
411
Subject Index
415
“This book provides a diverse wealth of material on Hawaiian Creole English, a concentration not found elsewhere. Nevertheless, many other creole languages are represented as well, making this collections a worthwhile addition to the libraries of those interested in creolistics or language contact.



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Subjects
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  99014907