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Vol 13, No 2-4 (2019)

Special Issue: African anthroponyms: Sociolinguistic currents and anthropological reflections

Guest Editors: Eyo Mensah and Kirsty Rowan

Table of Contents

Guest Editorial

African anthroponyms: Sociolinguistic currents and anthropological reflections PDF
Eyo Mensah , Kirsty Rowan 157–170


In the name of the father-in-law: Pastoralism, patriarchy and the sociolinguistic prehistory of eastern and southern Africa PDF
Luke Fleming , Alice Mitchell , Isabelle Ribot 171–192
Onomastic strategies: A pragmatic approach to the use of personal names among the Kabye of northern Togo PDF
Atoma Batoma 193–208
Aspects of traditional Tiv naming practices: A sociocultural account PDF
Eyo Mensah , Kirsty Rowan , Akase Tiav , Jighjigh Ishima 209–230
Ideology and identity construction in Ibibio personal names PDF
Eniola Boluwaduro 231–250
Yoruba personal naming system: Traditions, patterns and practices PDF
Gbenga Fakuade , Joseph Friday-Otun , Hezekiah Adeosun 251–271
Onomastics and translation: The case of Bette-English translation of death-related names PDF
Samson Nzuanke , Zana Akpagu 273–294
I cannot baptize Satan: The communicative import of Mbube death-prevention names PDF
Jonas Akung , Oshega Abang 295–311
Naming and social identity: A case study of male praise names in Awgbu Igbo PDF
Patience Solomon-Etefia , Amaka Ideh 313–333
Personal names as communicative tools in Tshivenḓa: Cultural-historical perspectives PDF
Itani Peter Mandende , Mzwamadoda Phillip Cekiso , Christopher Rwodzi 335–355
Naming and the reconstruction of female identity in Bette-Obudu PDF
Liwhu Betiang 357–378
English ‘non-name’ address forms in the non-native sociolinguistic context: The case study of the Akan of Ghana PDF
Yaw Sekyi-Baidoo 379–397


The Routledge Handbook of Arabic Linguistics by Elabbas Benmamoun and Reem Bassiouney, (eds), (2018) PDF
Silvia de Pompeis 399–405
Linguistic Ethnography of a Multilingual Call Center: London Calling by Johanna Woydack (2019) PDF
Grace Fay Cooper 407–411
The Reconstruction of Modality in Chinese-English Government Press Conference Interpreting by Xin Li (2019) PDF
Yufei Yan , Zhongqing He 413–416
Dogri and its Dialects: A Comparative Study of Kandi and Pahari Dogri by Kamaldeep Kaur and Amitabh Vikram Dwivedi (2019) PDF
Ayushi Ayushi 417–425


Editor-in-Chief’s acknowledgements PDF
Xoán Paulo Rodríguez-Yáñez 427

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