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Hancock, Ian F.

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Works: 92 works in 247 publications in 2 languages and 4,107 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  History  Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Music  Documentary films  Folklore  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Honoree
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Most widely held works about Ian F Hancock
 
Most widely held works by Ian F Hancock
International English usage by Loreto Todd( Book )

39 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive guide to written and spoken English offers details of usage in all countries where English used. The writer's, speaker's and reader's handy companion; the student's source. A book for browsing, for rules and for reference
A history of the Romani people by Khristo Ki︠u︡chukov( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thousand years ago, a group of people who later became the Romanies were driven out of northern India by an invading army. This group then took to traveling the world, adopting words, cultural customs, and religious beliefs from the people they encountered. Romani authors Hristo Kyuchukov and Ian Hancock explain why Gypsy is a scornful name and why they prefer to be called Romanies
Pidgins and creoles: current trends and prospects by Georgetown University Round Table( Book )

12 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We are the Romani people = Ame sam e Rromane dz̆ene by Ian F Hancock( Book )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Hungarian and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, himself a Romani, speaks directly to the gadze (non-Gypsy) reader about his people, their history since leaving India one thousand years ago and their rejection and exclusion from society in the countries where they settled, their health, food, culture and society
Readings in Creole studies by Ian F Hancock( Book )

12 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creole studies embrace a wide range is disciplines: history, ethnography, geography, sociology, etc. The phenomenon of creolization has come to be recognized as widespread; creolization presupposes contact, and that is a human universal. The present anthology discusses social, historical and theoretical aspects of over twenty pidgins and creoles. Part one deals with general theoretical issues, especially those relating to pidgin language formation and expansion. Part two deals with those pidgins and creoles lexically related to indigenous African languages, and with incipient features of creol
Diversity and development in English-related creoles( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The roads of the Roma : a PEN anthology of Gypsy writers( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heroic present : life among the Gypsies : the photographs and memoirs of Jan Yoors by Jan Yoors( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This nuanced portrait details the rhythms of life among the Romani; the exceptional occurrences of birth, marriage, and death; and the highly codified system of conduct of the Gypsies. Roadside caravans, evening meals, multifamily feasts, village fairs, convocations of the Kris (the Romani tribunal of justice), and wedding celebrations: all are powerfully evoked in both word and image. -- Dustjacket
American gypsy : a stranger in everybody's land( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America is home to one million Gypsies, or Rom, whose rich culture has long been mysterious to outsiders. Jimmy Marks a flamboyant Romani leader who lives in Spokane, Washington, invites the viewer into this closed world. He leads us through the history of his people through civil rights courts, Las Vegas casinos and beyond. DVD extras include PBS' POV interview with the director, trailers and a soundtrack sample for Gypsy caravan: when the road bends, and a trailer for Searching for the 4th nail
Romani sociolinguistics( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Migrant and nomad : European visual culture and the representation of "Otherness" by Mícheál Ó hAodha( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Texas Seminoles and their language by Ian F Hancock( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference index of the principal motifs occurring in the oral literature of the Indians of the British Columbia coast by Ian F Hancock( Book )

7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social and linguistic development of Angloromani by Ian F Hancock( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land of pain : five centuries of Gypsy slavery by Ian F Hancock( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems in the creation of a standard dialect of Ṛomanés by Ian F Hancock( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English in St. Helena : Creole features in an island speech by Ian F Hancock( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the sources and development of the lexicon of Sierra Leone Krio by Ian F Hancock( )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Languages of resistance : Ian Hancock's contribution to Romani studies( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new volume of the?Roma? series edited by Hristo Kyuchukov and William New, is dedicated to the 75 anniversary of Prof. Dr. Ian Hancock. Starting his linguistic carrier as a researcher of Creole languages, Ian Hancock also contributes to the Romani studies: language, culture, history, Roma Holocaust. 0The volume includes papers by established scholars and young researchers, Roma and non-Roma by ethnic origin, friends, colleagues and co-authors of Hancock, or simply people who did learn a lot from his publications. The content of the book is organized around those topics which Ian Hancock did work on last 45 years. The book is a new contribution to the field of Romani studies and it will be interesting for readers from different fields: linguistics, history, education and cultural studies
 
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A history of the Romani people
Alternative Names
Hancock, Ian.

Hancock, Ian 1942-

Hancock, Ian F.

Ian Hancock britischer Linguist

Ian Hancock British linguist

Ian Hancock Brits taalkundige

oYanko le Redjosko

핸콕, 이안

ハンコック, イアン

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A history of the Romani peoplePidgins and creoles: current trends and prospectsWe are the Romani people = Ame sam e Rromane dz̆eneThe roads of the Roma : a PEN anthology of Gypsy writersThe heroic present : life among the Gypsies : the photographs and memoirs of Jan Yoors