Adaptive Multilinguals
A Survey of Language on Larak Island

By Erik Anonby & Pakzad Yousefian
January 2012
Uppsala University Press
Distributed by Coronet Books Inc.

ISBN: 9789155481254
157 pages
, Illustrated
$55.00 Paper original



List of figures

List of tables


Transcritption conventions

Note on the use of social and historical sources

Note on use of the terms "Persian" and "Farsi"


1. Introduction

2. Project framework

3. Kumzari communities and their language

4. Laraki language community

5. Defining Kumzari varieties

6. Language use

7. Media and language

8. Language attitudes

9. Language vitality and language viability

10. Conclusion


Appendix 1
Appendix 2
Appendix 3
Appendix 4
Appendix 5
Appendix 6
Appendix 7



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