Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • Linguistic Analyses: The Non-Bantu Languages of North-Eastern Africa: Handbook of African Languages book cover

    Linguistic Analyses: The Non-Bantu Languages of North-Eastern Africa

    Handbook of African Languages, 1st Edition

    By M. A. Bryan

    This book, originally published in 1966, deals mainly with morphemes and with grammatical and syntactic behaviour. Although some vocabulary material is contained in this volume, and some more in the Linguistic Survey of the Northern Bantu Borderland, vocabulary comparison itself plays little part.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge
    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • The Southern Bantu Languages: Handbook of African Languages book cover

    The Southern Bantu Languages

    Handbook of African Languages, 1st Edition

    By Clement M. Doke

    For the purposes of this volume, originally published in 1954, two southern zones of Bantu have been included - south of the Zambesi and east of the Kalahari. The book discusses the phonetic and morphological characteristics of these 2 zones and a classification of the groups, clusters and dialects…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge
    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu book cover

    The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu

    1st Edition

    By Lilias A. Armstrong

    Originally published in 1940, this book was the result of 3 years'  worth of phonetic research and analysis with the aim of laying foudnations for improved methods of teaching and ascertaining the most scientific basis for current orthography of the Kikuyu language of Kenya.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge
    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • A Study of the Kanuri Language: Grammar and Vocabulary book cover

    A Study of the Kanuri Language

    Grammar and Vocabulary, 1st Edition

    By Johannes Lukas

    Originally published in 1937, this book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both the layman and the linguist. This analysis makes it clear that kanuri is a tone-language and the author urges the reader to observe the tone-system of the language so that the accidence can be fully…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge
    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • Language Use and Social Change: Problems of Multilingualism with Special Reference to Eastern Africa book cover

    Language Use and Social Change

    Problems of Multilingualism with Special Reference to Eastern Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wilfred Whiteley

    The social implications of multilingualism is a field of study on whcih systematic research began only in the second half of the 20th century in Africa. This book, originally published in 1971, contains papers which concentrate on East Africa but it also discusses theoretical problems and methods…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
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    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • African Languages/Langues Africaines: Volume 1 1975 book cover

    African Languages/Langues Africaines

    Volume 1 1975, 1st Edition

    By Various Authors

    Volume 1 of African Languages include articles originally published in 1975 and written in French and English on educational, literary, cultural, historical and socio-linguistic aspects of language in Africa, as well as descriptive and comparative studies. Among others there are chapters on African…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
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    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • African Languages/Langues Africaines: Volume 2 1976 book cover

    African Languages/Langues Africaines

    Volume 2 1976, 1st Edition

    By P. Akụjụobi Nwachukwu

    Volume 2 of African Languages includes articles originally published in 1976, written in French and English on educational, literary, cultural, historical and socio-linguistic aspects of language in Africa, as well as descriptive and comparative studies. Among others there are chapters on an early…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
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    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • African Languages/Langues Africaines: Volume 3 1977 book cover

    African Languages/Langues Africaines

    Volume 3 1977, 1st Edition

    By P. Akụjụobi Nwachukwu

    Volume 3 of African Languages includes articles originally published in 1977, written in French and English on educational, literary, cultural, historical and socio-linguistic aspects of language in Africa, as well as descriptive and comparative studies. Among others there are chapters on the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
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    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • African Languages/Langues Africaines: Volume 4 1978 book cover

    African Languages/Langues Africaines

    Volume 4 1978, 1st Edition

    By P. Akụjụobi Nwachukwu

    Volume 4 of African Languages includes articles originally published in 1978, written in French and English on educational, literary, cultural, historical and socio-linguistic aspects of language in Africa, as well as descriptive and comparative studies. Among others there are chapters on lexical…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
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    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • African Languages/Langues Africaines: Volume 5 (1) 1979 book cover

    African Languages/Langues Africaines

    Volume 5 (1) 1979, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kahombo Mateene, P. Akụjụobi Nwachukwu

    Volume 5 (1) of African Languages originally published in 1979, is a special issue focussing on the Bantu languages in Tanzania. The languages are discussed according to 4 regions of Tanzania and although the sub-grouping is lexicostatistical, the classification is borne out by other consdierations…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
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    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • African Languages/Langues Africaines: Volume 5 (2) 1979 book cover

    African Languages/Langues Africaines

    Volume 5 (2) 1979, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kahombo Mateene, P. Akụjụobi Nwachukwu, David Dalby

    Volume 5 (2) of African Languages originally published in 1979, is a special issue focussing on languages and education in Africa. There are chapters on African language education from a socio-linguistic perspective, the problems of bi-lingualism and multi-lingualism in Zaire and small languages in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
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    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • Fighting Rommel: The British Imperial Army in North Africa during the Second World War, 1941–1943 book cover

    Fighting Rommel

    The British Imperial Army in North Africa during the Second World War, 1941–1943, 1st Edition

    By Kaushik Roy

    Fighting Rommel examines how and why some armies innovate under pressure while others do not. Focusing on the learning culture of the British Imperial Forces, it looks at the Allied campaign during the Second World War against the Afrika Korps of Rommel. The volume highlights the hitherto…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge India

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