Language documentation and cultural practices in the Austronesian world

Publication type: 
Book
Authors: 
Arka, I Wayan
Ni Luh Nyoman Seri Malini
Ida Ayu Made  Puspani
Publisher: 
Asia-Pacific Linguistics
Publication date: 
2015
Canberra

This volume contains papers describing and discussing language documentation and cultural practices in Austronesian languages. The issues discussed include language description, vitality and endangerment, community partnerships in language revitalisation and dictionary making, language maintenance of transmigrants, documenting and archiving verbal arts, traditional music and songs, cultural aspects in translation and politeness. This volume should be of interest to Austronesianists, sociolinguists and anthropologists.

CHL people: 
Wayan Arka
TAG: 
Linguistics

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