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ERIC Number: EJ583961
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-5309
Languages and Societies: The "Punctuated Equilibrium" Model of Language Development.
Kuteva, Tania
Language & Communication, v19 n3 p213-228 Jul 1999
The goal of this article is twofold: (1) on the basis of non-conjectural, concrete cases, to establish the linguistic situations that are characteristic of the socio-historical states of equilibrium and punctuation; and (2) to show that neither the equilibrium nor punctuation can be uniquely defined by a particular linguistic situation specific to one, but not the other, of these socio-historical states. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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