Ghanaian Pidgin English in Its West African Context: A Sociohistorical and Structural Analysis (Varieties of English Around the World General Series)

Author:
Magnus Huber

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$ 131.40 (new)

Medium:
Hardcover (321 pages)

Publisher:
John Benjamins Publishing Co
1999-10

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Editorial Description

This study is an updated revision of the author's PhD dissertation. It undertakes to produce a synchronic structural and sociolinguistical account of Ghanaian pidgin English, taking into account its historical relation to other West African versions. Much of the study is based on primary sources.