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Language Creation and Language Change Creolization, Diachrony, and Development (Learning, Development, and Conceptual Change) by Michel DeGraff

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English


  • Dialectology,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language,
  • Linguistics,
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics

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Number of Pages583
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9616912M
ISBN 100262541262
ISBN 109780262541268

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