LING 430 A: Pidgin And Creole Languages

Meeting Time: 
TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
MGH 228
SLN: 
16834
Joint Sections: 
ANTH 439 A
Instructor:
Alicia Beckford Wassink
Catalog Description: 
Explores aspects of the linguistic structure, history, and social context of pidgin and creole languages. Creolization as one possible outcome of language contact. Examines theories of creole genesis, similarities and differences between creole and non-creole languages. Prerequisite: either ANTH 203, LING 200, LING 201, LING 203, or LING 400. Instructors: Wassink Offered: jointly with ANTH 439.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
January 10, 2018 - 9:22pm