Finale: the treasures of Amazonian languages

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald

in The Languages of the Amazon

Published in print May 2012 | ISBN: 9780199593569
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739385 | DOI:
Finale: the treasures of Amazonian languages

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This chapter summarises the main point of the book, focusing on linguistic and biological diversity in Amazonia.

Keywords: diversity; multilingualism; areal diffusion; genetic inheritance; endangered language

Chapter.  3666 words. 

Subjects: Historical and Diachronic Linguistics

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