Non Iranian Languages in Contact

With this series, Mouton aims to produce the most comprehensive reference work to date for Iranian languages and linguistics in English.

Non Iranian Languages in Contact

More Books:

Non-Iranian Languages in Contact
Language: en
Pages: 600
Authors: Charles George Haberl
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-10-15 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The handbook will offer a survey of the Afroasiatic, Dravidian, Indo-Aryan, and Turkic languages in contact with Iranian languages. Comparatively few of Iran's minority languages are well-documented or even widely known outside of a small cadre of specialists. A volume that organizes sketches of the non-Iranian languages of Iran offers
Iranian Languages
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: Gernot Windfuhr
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The Iranian languages form the major eastern branch of the Indo-European group of languages, itself part of the larger Indo-Iranian family. Estimated to have between 150 and 200 million native speakers, the Iranian languages constitute one of the world’s major language families. This comprehensive volume offers a detailed overview of
The Oxford Handbook of Persian Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Anousha Sedighi, Pouneh Shabani-Jadidi
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This handbook offers a comprehensive overview of the field of Persian linguistics, discusses its development, and captures critical accounts of cutting edge research within its major subfields, as well as outlining current debates and suggesting productive lines of future research. Leading scholars in the major subfields of Persian linguistics examine
Nomadic Societies in the Middle East And North Africa
Language: en
Pages: 1
Authors: Dawn Chatty
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: BRILL

A volume devoted to an understanding of contemporary nomadic and pastoral societies in the Middle East and North Africa. It recognizes the variable mobile quality of the ways of life of these societies which accommodate the 'nation-state' but remain firmly transnational and highly adaptive.
Turkic Languages in Contact
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Hendrik Boeschoten, Lars Johanson, Vildan Milani
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag

The volume contains contributions on contact-induced language change in situations in which one of the languages is a Turkic one. Most papers deal with cases of long-standing language contact. The geographic areas covered include the Balkans (Macedonian Turkish, Gagauz), Western Europe (Turkish-German, Turkish-Dutch contacts), Central Europe (Karaim), Turkey (Turkish-Kurdish, Turkish-Greek