Publication details [#5093]

Jackson, Jean. 1974. Language identity of the Colombian Vaupés Indians. In Bauman, Richard and Joel Sherzer, eds. Explorations in the ethnography of speaking. Cambridge University Press. pp. 50–64.
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A study of multilingualism among the Vaupés Indians. The rules of usage are said to be always dependent on the father-language identity of at least some of the participants.