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Wurm, S. A. (Stephen Adolphe) 1922-2001

Overview
Works: 376 works in 872 publications in 4 languages and 7,671 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Maps  Classification  Atlases 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Honoree
Classifications: P35, 301.21
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Most widely held works by S. A Wurm
Language and society : anthropological issues by William C McCormack( )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Approaches to language : anthropological issues by William Charles McCormack( )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Article by S.A. Wurm annotated separately
Language and man : anthropological issues by William C McCormack( Book )

18 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language and thought : anthropological issues by William C McCormack( Book )

16 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers prepared for discussion at the IXth International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Chicago, 1973; paper by H.W. Scheffler separately annotated
Languages of Australia and Tasmania by S. A Wurm( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Background; history of research; distinctive features of Australian languages; review of explanations of unusual features; phonologically aberrant languages; anomalies, review of past linguistic work including attempts at classification; lack of standardization of phonetic symbols; table of symbols used by various authors and by A.I.A.S.; A.I.A.S. recommendations; reasons for authors choice of spelling of language where this differs from A.I.A.S. recommendations; table of symbols used by Wurm; phonological features; general, regional; morphosyntactic features; general, regional; vocabulary, Common Australian, marginal vocabulary, regional vocabularies; classification of languages; general, early, typological, historical-comparative, lexicostatistical; the authors revised lexicostatistical classification; spelling of language names, criteria and presentation; The classification - twentyseven families; Tiwi, Iwaidjan, Kakadjuan, Mangerian, Gunavidjian, Nagaran, Gunwingguan, Bureran, Nunggubuyan, Andilyaugwan, Maran, Mangaraian, Ngewinan, Yanyulan, Karawan, Minkinan, Larakian, Kungarakanyan, Warraian, Daly, Murinbatan, Djamindjungan, Djeragan, Bunaban, Wororan, Nyulnyulan, Pama-Nyungan; classification illustrated by map; gives adapted version of Schebecks classification of Arnhem Land languages; external relationships of Aboriginal languages; linguistic prehistory evidence from; linguistics, prehistory, physical anthropology; general conclusions; map illustrating suggested origins and development of Australian languages; Tasmanian languages - relationship to mainland Aborigines; map of language areas, classification, morphological, typological features; comparison with Australian languages; bibliography
New Guinea and neighboring areas : a sociolinguistic laboratory( Book )

13 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of the world's languages in danger of disappearing by Theo Baumann( )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of languages of intercultural communication in the Pacific, Asia, and the Americas( Book )

14 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 contains 21 Australian maps which include language contacts in various states and missions, schools and Aboriginal Reserves in New South Wales, Northern Territory, South Australia, Western Australia; Volume II Part 1 contains twelve articles on language and language contacts in Australia
Papuan languages of Oceania by S. A Wurm( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and German and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language atlas of the Pacific area( )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police Motu : an introduction to the trade language of Papua (New Guinea) for anthropologists and other fieldworkers by S. A Wurm( Book )

16 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No Australian Indigenous content
Linguistic fieldwork methods in Australia by S. A Wurm( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Difficulties of fieldwork, interrogation, pronunciation of Aboriginal sounds; sample interrogation, recording techniques
Pacific linguistic studies in honour of Arthur Capell by S. A Wurm( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language atlas of China : parts I and II( )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Guinea area languages and language study by S. A Wurm( Book )

6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some remarks on the role of language in the assimilation of Australian aborigines by S. A Wurm( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second International Conference on Austronesian Linguistics : proceedings by International Conference on Austronesian Linguistics( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turkic peoples of the USSR: their historical background, their languages and the development of Soviet linguistic policy by Stefan Adolphe WURM( Book )

13 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phonological diversification in Australian New Guinea Highlands languages by Stefen A Wurm( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English finderlist of reconstructions in Austronesian languages (post-Brandstetter) by S. A Wurm( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No Australian Indigenous content
 
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Language and society : anthropological issues
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Atlas of the world's languages in danger of disappearing
Alternative Names
Stephen Wurm ahli bahasa Australia

Stephen Wurm aŭstralia lingvisto

Stephen Wurm Australiano a lingguista

Stephen Wurm australsk lingvist

Stephen Wurm lingüista australiano

Stephen Wurm linguiste australian

Stephen Wurm pükavan Laustralänik

Stephen Wurm taalkundige uit Australië (1922-2001)

Wurm István

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