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The Resource Current research in Puerto Rican linguistics, edited by Melvin González-Rivera

Current research in Puerto Rican linguistics, edited by Melvin González-Rivera

Label
Current research in Puerto Rican linguistics
Title
Current research in Puerto Rican linguistics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Melvin González-Rivera
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Current Research in Puerto Rican Linguistics is an edited collection of original contributions which explores the idiosyncratic grammatical properties of Puerto Rican Spanish. The book focuses on the structural aspects of linguistics, analysed with a variety of frameworks and methodological approaches, in order to presents the latest advances in the field of Puerto Rican and Caribbean linguistics. Current Research in Puerto Rican Linguistics brings together articles from researchers proposing new, challenging, and ground-breaking analyses on the nature of Spanish in Puerto Rico and Puerto Rican Spanish in the United States" -- From the publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PC4854.P8
LC item number
C87 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
González-Rivera, Melvin
Series statement
Routledge studies in Hispanic and Lusophone linguistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Anthropological linguistics
Label
Current research in Puerto Rican linguistics, edited by Melvin González-Rivera
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vowel raising and identity in the highlands of Puerto Rico -- Hiatus resolution in Puerto Rican Spanish and language typology -- Phonetics and phonology of /s/ in the Spanish of Puerto Rico: aspiration, elision with compensatory lengthening, and glottalization -- The nature and position of subjects in Puerto Rican Spanish wh-questions: empirical evidence and theoretical implications -- On Puerto Rican Spanish subjects -- A variationist account of Puerto Rican subject personal pronoun expression -- Interaction among cognitive constraints: the case of the pluralization of presentational haber in Puerto Rican Spanish -- Mitigation and indirectness in Puerto Rican, Dominican, and Mexican Spanish in an institutional discourse setting -- Respect and politeness in marketing and advertising documents in MayagÃ1⁄4ez, Puerto Rico -- Text messaging and bilingual discursive practices of college students in Puerto Rico -- Language education policy issues in Puerto Rico -- Puerto Ricans on the move in the Anglophone Caribbean: the case of Spanish in St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 262 pages
Isbn
9781138292666
Lccn
2017015357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027547888
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)975369203
Label
Current research in Puerto Rican linguistics, edited by Melvin González-Rivera
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vowel raising and identity in the highlands of Puerto Rico -- Hiatus resolution in Puerto Rican Spanish and language typology -- Phonetics and phonology of /s/ in the Spanish of Puerto Rico: aspiration, elision with compensatory lengthening, and glottalization -- The nature and position of subjects in Puerto Rican Spanish wh-questions: empirical evidence and theoretical implications -- On Puerto Rican Spanish subjects -- A variationist account of Puerto Rican subject personal pronoun expression -- Interaction among cognitive constraints: the case of the pluralization of presentational haber in Puerto Rican Spanish -- Mitigation and indirectness in Puerto Rican, Dominican, and Mexican Spanish in an institutional discourse setting -- Respect and politeness in marketing and advertising documents in MayagÃ1⁄4ez, Puerto Rico -- Text messaging and bilingual discursive practices of college students in Puerto Rico -- Language education policy issues in Puerto Rico -- Puerto Ricans on the move in the Anglophone Caribbean: the case of Spanish in St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 262 pages
Isbn
9781138292666
Lccn
2017015357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027547888
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)975369203

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