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Title:Norfolk Island : history, people, environment, language
Contributor:Nash, Joshua
Creator:Mühlhäusler, Peter
Date Copyrighted:2012
Date Issued (W3CDTF):2012
Description:Includes Pitcairn-Norfolk vocabulary
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-130) and index
Genre: History
Extent:vi, 134 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits; 23 cm
Identifier:ISBN: 1903292255
ISBN: 9781903292259
Identifier (URI):https://uhmanoa.lib.hawaii.edu/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=3493384
Language (ISO639):eng
Publisher:London : Battlebridge Publications
Spatial Coverage:u-at---
Australian English
Norfolk Island
Subject:DU180.N6N84 2012
Creole dialects, English
Australia--Norfolk Island
Norfolk Island--Language and culture
Australian English--Norfolk Island
Subject (LCSH):Norfolk Island--Description and travel
Norfolk Island--Social life and customs
Norfolk Island--History
Language and culture--Norfolk Island
Ecolinguistics--Norfolk Island
Creole dialects, English--Norfolk Island
Subject (OLAC):anthropological_linguistics
Table Of Contents:Getting there -- History of tourism on Norfolk -- Accommodation -- Things to see and do -- The first settlement -- The second settlement -- The Bounty and Pitcairn -- Pitcairners' arrival on Norfolk Island -- The Melanesian mission -- The post-mission era -- Pitcairn renaissance -- Norfolk Island's population today -- What is Norfolk society? -- The literal and metaphorical Norfolk -- The Pitcairners' relocation -- Family structure and kamfram (ancestry) -- Political exceptionalism -- Sports and sports clubs -- Positive human impact -- Family and business names -- Tangible cultural heritage -- Lubbe -- Norfolk occasions and celebrations -- Bounty clothes and hats -- Youth Centre -- Council of elders -- Utilitarian society -- Norfolk expressions about clothes and dress -- Farming words -- Norfolk sheds -- Funerals -- Ghost stories and "spooky Norfolk" -- Lay of the land -- Natural history -- Flora -- Norfolk's land fauna -- Places and placenames -- Fishing ground names -- Kingston and Author Vale heritage area -- The lexicon of Norf'k as a memory of the history of its speakers -- Resettlement on Norfolk island -- Fishes and fishing -- Modern environmental perspectives on Norfolk -- Introduction -- What is Pitkern-Norf'k? -- Early historical records -- The ontology of Pitkern-Norf'k -- Naming the language -- The grammar of Norf'k -- Pronouns -- Spatial orientation in Norf'k -- The complex negation system -- Possessives -- Benefactives -- The copula -- Some notes on the lexicon of Norf'k -- Reasons for the decline in the speaking of Norf'k -- Revival of Norf'k language -- Mainstreaming the language in education -- Use of Norf'k in song writing, story writing, poetry, and other cultural events -- The spelling debate -- Language and interaction on Norfolk Island -- Norfolk business names -- Summary and conclusion
Type (DCMI):Text


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Citation: Mühlhäusler, Peter. 2012. London : Battlebridge Publications.
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