Publication details [#29325]
Fishman, Joshua. 1991. Yiddish: Turning to life. John Benjamins. 522 pp.
Book – monograph
Language as a subject
This sociolinguistic study of Yiddish comprises five sections that respectively deal with: the relationship between Yiddish and Hebrew; Yiddish in America; corpus planning and change; status planning; the Tshernovits conference of 1908; and the 'lively' state of the language at present.