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Title Prosody and local discourse structure in a polysynthetic language
Description:Poster presentation for the  Fifth International Conference on Cognitive Science, Kaliningrad, Russia, June 18- 24, 2012. Describes the profile of a language (Upper Kuskokwim) in the domain of local discourse structure and how this (profile) depends on two major factors:  Universal, cognitively based requirements on discourse segmentation, (2) language-specific grammatical peculiarities of the language. Size: 36" x 48"
Comments Digital file only. Research supported by NSF grant, "IPY:  Documenting Alaskan and Neighboring Languages
Contributors Kibrik, Andrej A. (author)
Type Image
Subject Language(s) Upper Kuskokwim
LingType discourse
Collection IPY
Files: kibirk-2012-cogsci-uka.pdf

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