Language & Linguistics



link to catalog page, A New Language, A New World

A New Language, A New World

Italian Immigrants in the United States, 1890-1945

Author: Nancy C. Carnevale
Pub Date: Cloth: 2009; Paper: July 2012

An insightful history of Italian immigrants' personal experience of language in America   learn more...

link to catalog page, Comparative Arawakan Histories

Comparative Arawakan Histories

Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia

Author: Edited by Jonathan D. Hill and Fernando Santos-Granero
Pub Date: 2007

The first synthesis of the writings of ethnologists, historians, and anthropologists on contemporary Arawakan cultures   learn more...

link to catalog page, Benjamin Franklin, Pennsylvania, and the First Nations Author: Edited by Susan Kalter
Pub Date: October 2005

British colonial relations with the native peoples of eastern North America   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Mathematical Theory of Communication Author: Claude E. Shannon and Warren Weaver
Pub Date: 1998

The foundational work of information theory   learn more...

link to catalog page, Africans and Native Americans

Africans and Native Americans

The Language of Race and the Evolution of Red-Black Peoples

Author: Jack D. Forbes
Pub Date: 1993

The groundbreaking work on Native American-African contact and ideas of race in early modern times   learn more...