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Summer Institute of Linguistics

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Works: 3,838 works in 5,236 publications in 4 languages and 26,725 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  History  Periodicals  Nonfiction films  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Interactive multimedia  Controversial literature 
Roles: Publisher, Other, Editor, Compiler, Author
Classifications: P371, 410
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Ethnologue : languages of the world by Barbara F Grimes( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedic reference volume that catalogs all the known living languages in the world today. The Ethnologue has been an active research project for more than fifty years. Thousands of linguists and other researchers all over the world rely on and have contributed to the Ethnologue. It is widely regarded to be the most comprehensive listing of information of its kind. Includes 6,912 language descriptions organized by continent and country; 39,491 primary names, alternate names, and dialect names; 208 color maps showing location and distribution of languages; Unique three-letter identifier for each language from the Draft International Standard ISO 639-3; Statistical summaries with numerical tabulations of living languages and number of speakers by continent, by language size, by language family, and by country
Dictionary: Papago & Pima to English, O'odham-Mil-gahn; English to Papago & Pima, Mil-gahn-O'odham by Dean Saxton( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About 5200 entries. Arranged in 2 parts, i.e., from Pagago and Pima dialects into English and from English into the dialects. Most complete forms of entries appear in first part; basic forms appear in second part. Authors attempted "to use pedagogically practical terms rather than anthropological and linguistic terminology in order to make this work the most useful tool for speakers of the language and closely associated personnel." Definitions are underlined. Miscellaneous appendixes include one titled Technical terms, which covers medical vocabulary. Drawings. Bibliography
Ethnologue( )

in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains entire text of original printed volumes (except language maps)
The sociolinguistics of language by Mary Morgan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a lecture, Dr. Mary Morgan introduces areas comprising the sociolinguistics of language: language variation, ethnography of communication, language in social context, language change, and speech act theory. Identifies the people who do the studies, linguists, anthropologists and sociologists, by their point of view. Briefly demonstrates methods used in studying different languages
Is God an American? : an anthropological perspective on the missionary work of the Summer Institute of Linguistics by Søren Hvalkof( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers dealing with S.I.L. methods and approach
Studies in the Athapaskan languages by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers from seminar held in August 1958
The Alphabet makers : a presentation from the Museum of the Alphabet, Waxhaw, North Carolina( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language in global perspective : papers in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1935-1985 by Société internationale de linguistique( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in tone and intonation by members of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of Oklahoma by Ruth M Brend( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verb studies in five New Guinea languages by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in Undetermined and English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Network grammars by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who brought the word by Wycliffe Bible Translators( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SIL electronic working papers : SILEWP by SIL International( )

in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Peruvian Indian languages: I by Summer Institute of Linguistics( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current trends and issues in Hispanic linguistics( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Languages of the Guianas by Joseph Evans Grimes( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey on a shoestring : a manual for small-scale language surveys by Frank Blair( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mon-Khmer studies by Southern Illinois University at Carbondale( )

in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phonemic systems of Colombian languages by Benjamin F Elson( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the syntax of Mixtecan languages by C. Henry Bradley( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ethnologue : languages of the world
Alternative Names

controlled identityCamp Wycliffe

controlled identitySIL International

AILV

Asociación Instituto Lingüístico de Verano

Codi SIL

I.L.V.

ILV

Instituto Lingüístico de Verano

Instituto Lingüístico de Verano de Centroamérica

Instituto Lingüístico de Verano en Colombia

Instituto Lingüístico de Verano en el Perú

Instituto Lingüístico de Verano (University of Oklahoma)

Instituto Lingüístico de Verão

Kokusai Gengo Kenkyu Kyokai

S.I.L.

SIL

SIL internacia

SIL International

SIL International lembaga nirlaba

SIL International Nichtregierungsorganisation

SIL International non-profit organization

SIL International ONG chrétienne américaine

SIL International organización sin ánimo de lucro cristiana evangélica

SIL International organizzazione non governativa

SIL kod

SIL國際

Société internationale de linguistique

Société internationale de linguistique, Filiale

Summer Institute of Linguistic

Summer institute of linguistics

Summer Institute of Linguistics of Central America

Summer School of Linguistics

University of North Dakota Summer Institute of Linguistics

University of Oklahoma. Instituto Lingüístico de Verano

University of Oklahoma Instituto Lingüístico de Verão

University of Oklahoma Summer Institute of Linguistics

Wycliffe Bible Translators. Instituto Lingüístico de Verano

Wycliffe Bible Translators Instituto Lingüístico de Verão

Wycliffe Bible Translators Summer Institute of Linguistics

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국제 SIL

コクサイ ゲンゴ ケンキュウ キョウカイ

国際SIL

Languages
English (137)

Spanish (21)

Korean (1)

Chinese (1)

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Language in global perspective : papers in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1935-1985Current trends and issues in Hispanic linguisticsSurvey on a shoestring : a manual for small-scale language surveysA new vision for missions : William Cameron Townsend, the Wycliffe Bible translators, and the culture of early evangelical faith missions, 1896-1945Guerrilla hostage : 810 days in captivityDoorway to the world : the Mexico years : the memoirs of W. Cameron Townsend, 1934-1947