Due Respect
$9.99

Due Respect

By Pauline Christie
US$ 9.99
Book Description

Table of Contents
  • Contents
  • Dedication
  • R.B. Le Page: Selected Publications
  • Acknowledgements
  • List of Symbols and Abbreviations
  • General Introduction: Forty Years On
  • Section One: Creole and English: In the Society and in the School
    • 1 The Status of Creole in the Caribbean
    • 2 Competence, Proficiency and Language Acquisition in Caribbean Contexts
    • 3 Language Education Revisited in the Commonwealth Caribbean
    • 4 Defining the Role of Linguistic Markers in Manufacturing Classroom Consent
    • 5 "A Singular Subject Takes a Singular Verb" and Hypercorrection in Jamaican Speech and Writing
    • 6 English in the English-Speaking Caribbean: Questions in the Academy
  • Section Two: Aspects of Structure
    • 7 The Mysterious Case of Diminutive yala-yala
    • 8 The Use of Se in Jamaican
    • 9 A Comparison of Tense/Aspect Systems in Caribbean English Creoles
    • 10 On the Sierra Leone-Caribbean Connection: Hot on the Trail of "Tone-Shifted" Items in Anglo-West African
  • Section Three: Analysis of Conversational Interaction
    • 11 Contrapuntal Conversations and the Performance Floor
    • 12 Working out Conversational Roles through Questioning Strategies
  • Glossary
    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • F
    • G
    • H
    • I
    • K
    • L
    • M
    • N
    • O
    • P
    • R
    • S
    • T
    • U
    • V
    • W
  • Appendix 1 Cassidy–Le Page Writing System: An Illustration
  • Appendix 2 Caribbean Students who Gained Higher Degrees in Linguistics at the University of York, 1967–1988
  • Contributors
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