Amazon cover image
Image from

Shifting patterns of language use in Borneo / edited by Peter W. Martin.

By: Martin, Peter W
Contributor(s): Borneo Research Council International Conference. Biennial (2: 1992: Kota Kinabalu, Sabah) | Borneo Research Council | College of William and Mary in Virginia. Department of Anthropology
Language: English Publisher: Williamsburg, Va. : Borneo Research Council, 1994?.Description: xviii, 333p. : maps, tables ; 23cm.ISBN: 0962956856
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book British Museum Africa Oceania and the Americas Open Shelves KXD [MAR-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M29606
Total holds: 0

"Papers from the second Bi-Ennial [sic] International Conference, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, July 1992." - Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Introduction / P.W. Martin; Linguistic relations among Bornean peoples with special reference to Sarawak / A.B. Hudson; A preliminary update to the language situation in Sabah / Julie K. King; An overview of linguistic research on Sarawak / A. Hi Omar; Linguistic research in Brunei Darussalam / P.W. Martin; The influence of acculturation on bilingual education in Brunei Darussalam / Gary M. Jones; Marginalization of language: the case of Iban in Sarawak / Ariffin Omar, Teoh Boon Seong; Language shift among the Orang Miriek of Miri, Sarawak / B.A. Abdul Ghani, A.A. Ridzuan; Language use among the Kelabit living in urban centers / P.W. Martin, Eileen Yen; The Penan of Brunei / P.W. Martin, P.G. Sercombe; Final shifts: some why's and how's of Brunei-Dusun convergence on Malay / E.M. Kershaw; Questions of language choice for speakers of Bau-Jagoi Bidayuh / J. McLellan; Sa'bab / B. Clayre; Syntactic changes in Malay / S. Poedjosoedarmo; Sources of influence for phonetic and phonological change in Malay dialects of Brunei / G. Poedjosoedarmo; Ambiguity in Sarawak Malay pronouns / N.H. Jalaluddin; Vowel harmony sytems in three Sabahan languages / P.R. Kroeger; Preliminary notes on Berau Malay / J.T. Collins.