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Tone orthography and literacy : the voice of evidence in ten Niger-Congo languages / edited by David Roberts, Stephen L. Walter.

Publication:
Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Company, [2021]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource.
Series:
Studies in written language and literacy, 0929-7324 ; volume 18
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Subjects:
Niger-Congo languages -- Tone.
Niger-Congo languages -- Orthography and spelling.
Literacy.
Contents:
Acknowledgements
About the authors
Abbreviations
Introduction
Background and aims
Experimental orthography research in Africa
Linguistic context
Literacy context
Social context
Researcher's objectives
The ten focal languages
Location and genealogical affiliation
Language vitality
Previous research
Orthographies
Pedagogical materials
Literacy primers
Transition guides
Definitions
Outline of the book
Transcription conventions.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Electronic reproduction. Amsterdam, Netherlands Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 27, 2021).
Contributor:
Roberts, David, 1959- editor.
Walter, Stephen, editor.
John Benjamins Publishing Company
Other format:
Print version: Tone orthography and literacy
ISBN:
9789027260147
9027260141
9789027208439
Publisher Number:
40030631409
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.