Publication details [#65605]

Peterson, Elizabeth and Karoline Kühl. 2018. The Remains of the Danes: The Final Stages of Language Shift in Sanpete County, Utah. Journal of language contact 11 (2) : 208–232.
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Language as a subject
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This study surveys the state of the Danish-language situation in Sanpete County (US) and splits the Danish linguistic parts into two key categories: overt and covert. The assay of these items uses the postvernacular language use concept, and underlines the female and domestic-linked transfer networks. It presents a glint of the final stages of full language shift.