Thorough coverage of Japanese linguistics in 86 self-standing units. The book includes topics never covered previously in general treatments in English: prescriptive grammar, Japanese pidgins & creoles, role language, Tohoku and Kyushu dialects and others.


  • Introduction/Phonology 
  • Phonetics/Grammar
  • Syntax/Orthography
  • Writing/Lexicon 
  • Word Formation/Language
  • Society/Language Contact
  • Dialects/Education
  • Research and Policy
Binding Style: Softcover
Pages: 304
Format: H210mm × W148mm
Date published: 06/01/2019
Local retail price: 4800JPY
ISBN: ISBN978-4-254-51681-4

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