OLAC Record

Title:Themes in Himalayan languages and linguistics
Abstract:Contributed papers presented at 5th Himalayan Languages Symposium, held at Kathmandu, Nepal from 13-15 September 1999; focus on languages spoken in Himalaya Mountains Region
Contributor:Kansakar, Tej R
Turin, Mark
Universität Heidelberg. Südasien-Institut
Tribhuvana Viśvavidyālaya
Date (W3CDTF):2003
Description:Includes bibliographical references
Extent:x, 293 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Identifier:ISBN: 9993354163
Sino-Tibetan languages
Multiple languages
Language (ISO639):eng
Publisher:Heidelberg : South Asia Institute Kathmandu Tribhuvan University
Spatial Coverage:Himalaya Mountains Region
Subject:PL3781.H57 1991
Subject (LCSH):Tibeto-Burman languages
Himalaya Mountains Region--Languages--Congresses
Table Of Contents:Introduction. The preservation and development of Himalayan languages / Chura Mani Bandhu -- Contributions. The Tamang modality system / Krishna Prasad Chalise -- Mahakiranti revisited: Mahakiranti or Newaric? / George Van Driem -- Equivalents of 'conjunctive participles' in Kiranti languages / Karen Ebert -- A sketch of Tangbe / Isao Honda -- Tone on Kyirong Tibetan: A conservative phonological development / Brigitte Huber -- A sociolinguistic survey of Sherpa / Sang Yong Lee -- Idioms in Meiteiron / P. Madhubala -- Lexical anaphors and blocking effects in Hmar / N. Sushama Mukherji, Karumuri V. Subbarao and Dimple Walia -- Terms of address in a situation of change: A sociolinguistic study of Meiteiron / N. Pramodini -- Complex predicates: evidence from Bote causatives / Balaram Prasain -- Ergativity in Western Pahari languages / Jagdish Chander Sharma -- Verbal morphology of the Badikhel Pahari dialect of Newar / Rudra Laxmi Shrestha -- Inter-borrowing among the Tibeto-Burman languages of North-East India / Chungkham Yashawanta Singh -- Embedded clauses in Manipuri / Karumuri V. Subbarao, Th. Geeta Devi and Th. Sarju Devi -- Wh-question formation in Khasi / Karumuri V. Subbarao and Gracious Mary Temsen -- A look at -ba in Central Eastern Tamang / Bryan Varenkamp -- Types of compounds in Written Tibetan / Marianne Volkart -- An acoustic look at pitch in Lhomi / Stephen Watters -- Research notes. Pronominalisation in Dhimal / Karnakhar Khatiwada -- Multidimensionl representation of NV complex predicates in Nepali / Ram Raj Lohani -- The use of gender in Boro and Rabha / Dipti Phukan Patgiri -- Semantic aspects of Salak(u) in Sunuwar / Lal Rapacha -- Type opposition between Tibetan and Chinese / Zhijing Wang
Type (DCMI):Text


Archive:  Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics Library
Description:  http://www.language-archives.org/archive/gial.edu
GetRecord:  OAI-PMH request for OLAC format
GetRecord:  Pre-generated XML file

OAI Info

OaiIdentifier:  oai:gial.edu:18294
DateStamp:  2009-05-27
GetRecord:  OAI-PMH request for simple DC format

Search Info

Citation: Kansakar, Tej R; Turin, Mark; Universität Heidelberg. Südasien-Institut; Tribhuvana Viśvavidyālaya. 2003. Heidelberg : South Asia Institute Kathmandu Tribhuvan University.
Terms: area_Europe country_GB dcmi_Text iso639_eng iso639_mul iso639_sit

Up-to-date as of: Thu Feb 5 2:01:02 EST 2015