The Emergence of Creoles

@inproceedings{Mufwene2010TheEO,
  title={The Emergence of Creoles},
  author={Salikoko S. Mufwene},
  year={2010}
}
Although the emergence of creoles presupposes naturalistic SLA, current SLA scholarship does not shed much light on the development of creoles with regard to the population-internal mechanisms that produce normalization and autonomization from the creoles’ lexifi ers. This is largely due to the fact that research on SLA is focused on individuals rather than… CONTINUE READING