ERIC Number: EJ347401
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
"Me Tarzan, You Jane!" Adequacy, Expressiveness, and the Creole Speaker.
Rickford, John R.
Journal of Linguistics, v22 n2 p281-310 Sep 1986
Argues that the adequacy of pidgins and creoles as expressive instruments requires systematic empirical research. This research would be based on two sound approaches: a macro-survey of language resources and a micro-analysis of language samples. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A