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Linguistic Fieldwork

A Practical Guide

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Table of contents (14 chapters)


About this book

Linguistic Fieldwork offers practical guidance on areas such as applying for funding, the first session on a new language, writing up the data and returning materials to communities. This expanded second edition provides new content on the results of research, on prosody elicitation, on field experiment design, and on working in complex syntax.

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yale University, USA

    Claire Bowern

About the author

Claire Bowern is Associate Professor of Linguistics at Yale University, USA. She is a field and historical linguist with a focus on the highly endangered languages of Northern Australia. She is past Chair of the Linguistic Society of America's Ethics Committee and Associate Editor at Language.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Linguistic Fieldwork

  • Book Subtitle: A Practical Guide

  • Authors: Claire Bowern

  • DOI:

  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan London

  • eBook Packages: Palgrave Language & Linguistics Collection, Education (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-137-34078-8Published: 12 February 2015

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-1-137-34079-5Published: 12 February 2015

  • eBook ISBN: 978-1-137-34080-1Published: 10 February 2015

  • Edition Number: 2

  • Number of Pages: XII, 285

  • Topics: Applied Linguistics

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