Practical language development: Whose mission?

  title={Practical language development: Whose mission?},
  author={Lise M. Dobrin and J. Robert Good},
  pages={619 - 629}

Power and positionality: A case study of linguistics’ relationship to Indigenous peoples

The western scientific tradition has an exploitative, damaging history with Indigenous peoples and while not partaking in kidnapping and grave robbing, linguistics has been employed in justifying

Challenges to Representing Personal Names and Language Names in Language Archives: Examples from Northeast India

  • Mary BurkeS. Chelliah
  • Computer Science
    Proceedings of the International Workshop on Digital Language Archives: LangArc 2021
  • 2021
This submission reviews one particular challenge to data management relevant to South Asia, which is the complexity of names (of individuals, groups, and languages), and provides examples from Northeast India and recommendations based on experience from CoRSAL (Computational Resource for South Asia).

Linguistic Fieldwork Contributing to Documentation

  • S. Chelliah
  • Linguistics
    Why Language Documentation Matters
  • 2021
This chapter provides an overview of primary motivations for linguistic fieldwork, language description, and language documentation. The work of Franz Boas, Edward Sapir, Mary Haas, John Peabody

General Introduction

Molecular absorption spectra are obtained by measuring the attenuation versus frequency of a beam of electromagnetic radiation as it passes through a sample of matter. In such kinds of spectroscopy,

Organization of Knowledge and Information in Digital Archives of Language Materials

Abstract Language archives are repositories of language data: material about or in a set of languages, including audio and video recordings, transcriptions, translations, and linguistic annotations.

Reflections on a community-based approach to writing grammars of endangered African languages

Increasingly, there have been proposals for grammar writers to take into account the realities and needs of the community in order to produce grammars that can serve the interests of the native

Index – African Languages

  • E. Wolff
  • Linguistics
    A History of African Linguistics
  • 2019

Index – Countries

  • Medicine
    A History of African Linguistics
  • 2019

A History of African Linguistics

  • Linguistics
  • 2019


  • A History of African Linguistics
  • 2019