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Name: Bettina  Book
Institution: Universität Mannheim
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State and/or Country: Germany   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Specialty: Creole Languages, Syntax, Orality and Writing, Ausbau and Norm
Subject Language(s): French
Spanish, Old
Language Family(ies): Creole
Selected Publications: 2014: Sentence Structure and techniques of Clause Binding in Papiamentu (PhD thesis; in print)

2013: Review of Bedijs, Kristina (2012): Die inszenierte Jugendsprache. Von 'Ciao, amigo!' bis 'Wesh, tranquille!': Entwicklungen der französischen Jugendsprache in Spielfilmen (1958-2005). In: Linguistische Berichte, 234, 255-257.

2009: „Lexicología en las lenguas iberorrománicas: una miscelánea”. Review of Messner, Dieter (2008): Miscelánea lexicológica iberorrománica. In: Cuadernos del IHL, n° 3, 239-242.
Courses Taught: - Spanish-, French- and Portuguese-based Creole Languages
- Academic Writing
- Lexikography and Lexikology
- Comparison of French and Spanish
- Spanish Syntax (diachronic and synchronic)
- Style and Register in Romance Languages
- History of Spanish Language
- Languages in Contact
- Youth Language in Germany, France and Spain
Reviewer of: Pidgins and Creoles beyond Africa-Europe Encounters (LL Issue 26.1065)

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