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Proceedings of the Edward Sapir Centenary Conference (Ottawa, 1–3 October 1984)

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On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Edward Sapir (1884-1939) a conference was held in the Victoria Memorial Museum, Ottawa, Canada, where Sapir had his office for most of his time as Chief of the Anthropological Division of the Geographical Survey of Canada (1910-1925). This volume presents papers from that conference.
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Table of Contents
Preface
vi
Opening Remarks
George F. MacDonald
xii
An Overview of Edward Sapir's Career
Fred Eggan
1
Sapir, Kroeber, and North American Linguistic Classification
Victor Golla
17
Edward Sapir, Tony Tillohash, and Southern Paiute Studies
Catherine S. Fowler and Donald D. Fowler
41
The Diachrony of Sapir's Synchronic Linguistic Description
Michael Silverstein
67
Hokan-Siouan Revisited
Margaret Langdon
111
Edward Sapir and Athabaskan Linguistics, with Preliminary Annotated Bibliography of Sapir's Work on Athabaskan and Na-Dene
Michael E. Krauss
147
Sapir's Comparative Method
Ives Goddard
191
Sapir as Museologist and Research Director 1910-1925
William Fenton
215
Edward Sapir and the Chicago School of Sociology
Stephen O. Murray
241
Sapir's Style
Herbert Landar
293
Sapir as a Student of Linguistic Diachrony
Yakov Malkiel
315
Form in Language: Sapir's Theory of Grammar
Ellen Contini-Morava
341
Reminiscences about Edward Sapir
William Fenton, Frederica de Laguna, Edgar Siskin, Fred Eggan, Fang Li, Mary R. Haas and Kenneth L. Pike
371
The Development of Sapir's Psychology of Human Behaviour
Stanley S. Newman
405
The Aesthetics of Sapir's Language
Richard Handler
433
The Theme of the Unconscious in Sapir's Thought
Robert J. Allen
455
Sapir's Classification of Symbolism
Edwin A. Weinstein
483
Linguistic Text Collection and the Development of Life History in the Work of Edward Sapir
Wendy Leeds-Hurwitz and James M. Nyce
495
Sapir's “Psychology of Culture” Prospectus
Richard J. Preston
533
The Emergence of Edward Sapir's Mature Thought
Regna Darnell
553
Personal Reminiscences
Philip Sapir
589
Closing Statement
Michael Silverstein
593
Epilogue
605
The Unveiling of the Sapir Plaque
607
Edward Sapir and the Museum
Michael Foster
609
Index of Names
617
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BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
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