Strukturen und Funktionen kolonialer Ortsbenennung
[Comparative Colonial Toponomastics: The Structure and Function of Colonial Place Naming]
Ed. by Stolz, Thomas / Warnke, Ingo H.
Aims and Scope
This work is devoted to all questions related to place names in colonial contexts. It applies a combination of structural, functional, and discourse-oriented approaches to address the complex diversity of global colonial toponomastics from a linguistic perspective. Using selected case studies, it offers an introduction to this new research field within colonial linguistics.
- vi, 517 pages
- Type of Publication:
- Colonialism; the science of names