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The Resource From oral to literate culture : colonial experience in the English West Indies, Peter A. Roberts

From oral to literate culture : colonial experience in the English West Indies, Peter A. Roberts

Label
From oral to literate culture : colonial experience in the English West Indies
Title
From oral to literate culture
Title remainder
colonial experience in the English West Indies
Statement of responsibility
Peter A. Roberts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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Roberts, Peter A
Dewey number
427/.9729
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE3310
LC item number
.R63 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Great Britain
  • Written communication
  • Language and culture
  • Oral communication
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • British colonies
  • English language
  • Language and culture
  • Oral communication
  • Written communication
  • America
  • West Indies
  • Mondeling taalgebruik
  • Alfabetisme
  • Engels
  • Literatur
  • Mündliche Literatur
  • Schriftlichkeit
  • Englisch
  • Westindien
Label
From oral to literate culture : colonial experience in the English West Indies, Peter A. Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-295) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to the language of West Indians -- Nonlinguistic methods of communication and transmission of information in the plantation slave society -- Aspects of oral culture in the slave population -- Political and social influences on the development of vernacular English -- Literate communication in the plantation slave society -- The rise of printing and publishing in the West Indies and its effects -- Intellectual and literary activity and its effects on literate English -- The rise of schools and their effect on English -- English language and literacy in the early schools --The legacy of colonial literacy in West Indies
Control code
657026209
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 301 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435694835
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)657026209
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
From oral to literate culture : colonial experience in the English West Indies, Peter A. Roberts
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-295) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to the language of West Indians -- Nonlinguistic methods of communication and transmission of information in the plantation slave society -- Aspects of oral culture in the slave population -- Political and social influences on the development of vernacular English -- Literate communication in the plantation slave society -- The rise of printing and publishing in the West Indies and its effects -- Intellectual and literary activity and its effects on literate English -- The rise of schools and their effect on English -- English language and literacy in the early schools --The legacy of colonial literacy in West Indies
Control code
657026209
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 301 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435694835
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)657026209
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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