ERIC Number: ED356670
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
The Cartographic Representation of Linguistic Data. Discussion Papers in Geolinguistics Nos. 19-21. Selected Papers from a Geolinguistic Seminar (Le Pailly, France, September 10-13, 1992).
Peeters, Yvo J. D., Ed.; Williams, Colin H., Ed.
Papers from a conference on cartography in geolinguistics include: "The Political Importance of Visualisation of Language Contact" (Yvo J. D. Peeters); "Some Considerations on People and Boundaries" (Guy Heraud); "Geolinguistic Developments and Cartographic Problems" (Colin H. Williams, John E. Ambrose); "A Conceptual Home for Geolinguistics: Implications for Language Mapping in South Africa" (I. J. van der Merwe); "Methods and Possibilities for Mapping by Onomasticians" (Ferjan Ormeling); "'Easy Geolinguists' and Cartographers" (Roland Breton); "Regionalism and Ethnic Distribution in Today's Hungary" (Jozsef Toth); and "Putting Regional Identity on the Language Map: Some Reflections on Recent Developments in South Africa" (Karel Prinsloo). A number of maps and data tables are included. Information about the European Centre for Ethnolinguistic Cartography (Brussels, Belgium) is also included. (MSE)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Staffordshire Polytechnic, Stoke-on-Trent (England). Dept. of Geography and Recreation Studies.
Identifiers - Location: Hungary; South Africa