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The Resource Pella Dutch : portrait of a language in an Iowa community, Philip E. Webber

Pella Dutch : portrait of a language in an Iowa community, Philip E. Webber

Label
Pella Dutch : portrait of a language in an Iowa community
Title
Pella Dutch
Title remainder
portrait of a language in an Iowa community
Statement of responsibility
Philip E. Webber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Founded in 1847 by religious separatists, the town of Pella in central Iowa is the state's oldest Dutch American colony, and its crafts, architecture, and celebrations reflect and perpetuate the Dutch heritage of its earlier residents. Through his intriguing blend of sociolinguistic research, regional history, and interviews with current speakers of Pella Dutch, Philip Webber examines the town's rich cultural and linguistic traditions. Drawing upon formal and informal interviews and conversations with more than 150 speakers of Pella Dutch, Webber uses the methods of language resear
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webber, Philip E.
Dewey number
439.317
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PF891
LC item number
.W43 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A bur oak book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dutch language
  • English language
  • Bilingualism
  • Languages in contact
  • Pella (Iowa)
  • Dutch
  • Pella (Iowa)
  • Dutch Americans
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • HISTORY
  • Bilingualism
  • Dutch
  • Dutch Americans
  • Dutch language
  • English language
  • Language and languages
  • Languages in contact
  • Manners and customs
  • Iowa
Label
Pella Dutch : portrait of a language in an Iowa community, Philip E. Webber
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Paperback Edition; Preface; Part One: The People; Pella and Its Speakers; Vestiges of the Bilingual Heritage; Sociolinguistic Investigation in Pella: Selection of Sources; Questionnaire Respondents as Representatives of the Speaker Pool; Language Background; General Patterns of Language Use; Awareness of and Attitudes toward Language Use; Part Two: The Culture; Evolving Attitudes toward Language and Ethnicity; Eendracht Maakt Macht, or: Divide and Be Conquered; Who Are "We" and Who Are "They"?; The World Comes Knocking at the Door; "Surely Thou Art Also One of Them
Control code
759602971
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st University of Iowa Press ed., expanded ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 163 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609380663
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20n7j2c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759602971
Label
Pella Dutch : portrait of a language in an Iowa community, Philip E. Webber
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Paperback Edition; Preface; Part One: The People; Pella and Its Speakers; Vestiges of the Bilingual Heritage; Sociolinguistic Investigation in Pella: Selection of Sources; Questionnaire Respondents as Representatives of the Speaker Pool; Language Background; General Patterns of Language Use; Awareness of and Attitudes toward Language Use; Part Two: The Culture; Evolving Attitudes toward Language and Ethnicity; Eendracht Maakt Macht, or: Divide and Be Conquered; Who Are "We" and Who Are "They"?; The World Comes Knocking at the Door; "Surely Thou Art Also One of Them
Control code
759602971
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st University of Iowa Press ed., expanded ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 163 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609380663
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20n7j2c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759602971

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