The Victoria Conference on Northwestern Languages

Mary R. Haas, Eung-Do Cook, Philip W. Davis and Ross Saunders, John A. Dunn, William H. Jacobsen Jr., Laurence C. Thompson

$9.95

1979, Digital version of out-of-print paperback, 176 pages

ISBN 0-7718-8133-9

Description

This publication collects the papers presented at the 1976 Victoria Conference on Northwestern Languages, hosted by what was then the British Columbia Provincial Museum. Scholars address linguistic forms in some of the many languages spoken by the peoples of the Northwest Coast: from Eung-Do Cook’s paper on flattening and rounding in Chilcotin velars to Laurence C. Thompson’s piece on the control system in Salish grammar, this text is a valuable research material for linguists and historians alike.

Edited by Barbara S. Efrat

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “The Victoria Conference on Northwestern Languages”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *