Publication details [#28213]

Brenzinger, Matthias. 1992. Language death: Factual and theoretical explorations with special reference to East Africa. De Gruyter Mouton. viii + 445 pp.
Publication type
Book – monograph
Publication language
Language as a subject


This collection of articles on language death, mainly consists of two parts. Part I contains a theoretical contribution on language death, a data-oriented paper on language decay and contact-induced change, and a general article on code-switching and language death. Part II presents studies on dying or dead East African languages.

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