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The adaptive bilingual mind, insights from endangered languages, Evangelia Adamou

Label
The adaptive bilingual mind, insights from endangered languages, Evangelia Adamou
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The adaptive bilingual mind
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Responsibility statement
Evangelia Adamou
Sub title
insights from endangered languages
Summary
By applying advances in the field of bilingualism to the study of endangered languages, this groundbreaking book makes typologically rare data accessible to readers from the field of bilingualism, while making experimental methods accessible to those studying endangered languages. It is essential reading for scholars in both fields
Table Of Contents
Theoretical background -- Methods : disentangling language contact, bilingualism, and attrition -- The structure of this book -- State of the art -- Space -- Time -- State of the art -- Cognitive costs in atypical forms of codeswitching -- Reduction of alternative in language -- General discussion and conclusions