Language in South Asia / edited by Braj B Kachru, Yamuna Kachru and S N Sridhar. - New Delhi ; Cambridge University Press, 2008. - xxiv, 611 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Language history, families, and typology --
Languages and their functions --
Sanskrit and traditions of language study --
Multilingualism, contact, and convergence --
Orality, literacy, and writing systems --
Language conflicts --
Language and modernization --
Language and discourse --
Language and identity --
Languages in diaspora. Table of contents

An overview of the language of South Asia within a linguistic, historical and sociolinguistic context.



0521781418

Sociolinguistics -- South Asia. Multilingualism -- South Asia.

409.54 / LAN 2008

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