Carol Myers-Scotton

List of John Benjamins publications for which Carol Myers-Scotton plays a role.


Jake, Janice L. and Carol Myers-Scotton 2009 9. Which language? Participation potentials across lexical categories in code-switchingMultidisciplinary Approaches to Code Switching, Isurin, Ludmila, Donald Winford and Kees de Bot (eds.), pp. 207–242 | Article
Myers-Scotton, Carol 2007 The grammatical profile of L1 speakers on the stairs of potential language shiftLanguage Attrition: Theoretical perspectives, Köpke, Barbara, Monika S. Schmid, Merel Keijzer and Susan Dostert (eds.), pp. 69–82 | Article
This chapter tests the hypothesis that a shift from an L1 to a community-dominant language as speakers’ main public language is abrupt, not gradual (i.e., from one grammatical system to another, without implying L1 grammatical attrition). When the situation biased urban Xhosa-English bilinguals in… read more
Myers-Scotton, Carol, Janice L. Jake and Maha Okasha 1996 Arabic and Constraints on CodeswitchingPerspectives on Arabic Linguistics: Papers from the Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics, Eid, Mushira and Dilworth B. Parkinson (eds.), pp. 9 ff. | Article
Myers-Scotton, Carol 1991 Making Ethnicity Salient in CodeswitchingFocus on Language and Ethnicity: Essays in honor of Joshua A. Fishman, Dow, James R. (ed.), pp. 95 ff. | Article