The sociolinguistic situation of the Tsakhur in Azerbaijan

Statement of Responsibility:
Clifton, John M., Gabriela Deckinga, Laura Lucht and Calvin Tiessen
Series Issue:
2005-016
Date:
2005
Publisher:
SIL International
Part Of Series:
SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2005-016
Extent:
12 pages
Abstract:

This paper presents the results of sociolinguistic research conducted in June 1999 and August 2001 among the Tsakhur people living in northwestern Azerbaijan. The goals of the research were to investigate patterns of language use, bilingualism, and language attitudes with regard to the Tsakhur, Russian, and Azerbaijani languages in the Tsakhur community. Interviews, observations, and questionnaires were employed.

Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Azerbaijan
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Subject:
Sociolinguistics
Language surveys
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Entry Number:
9160