Illustrations of the IPA: Lyonnais (Francoprovençal)

Kasstan, J. 2015. Illustrations of the IPA: Lyonnais (Francoprovençal). Journal of the International Phonetic Association. 45 (3), pp. 340-355. doi:10.1017/S0025100315000250

TitleIllustrations of the IPA: Lyonnais (Francoprovençal)
TypeJournal article
AuthorsKasstan, J.
Abstract

Francoprovençal (known locally as patois) is the glottonym used as a cover term for a highly fragmented Romance dialect-grouping. These varieties are spoken in south-eastern France, and neighbouring parts of Switzerland and Italy; diasporic communities are also reported to maintain the use of Francoprovençal in Germany, Canada, and the United States (see Nagy 2011). Francoprovençal enjoys varying levels of official status across these regions. In France, for example, Francoprovençal was only recognised by the Ministry for Culture and Communication in 1999 as a ‘language of France’, but it does not constitute one of the handful of regional languages protected by law that are permitted in the education system. Conversely, in the Aosta Valley (Italy), which enjoys an autonomous status, Francoprovençal is protected under Federal law, and is taught in schools (see Josserand 2003).

KeywordsFrancoprovençal
Language documentation
Phonetics
JournalJournal of the International Phonetic Association
Journal citation45 (3), pp. 340-355
ISSN0025-1003
Year2015
PublisherCambridge University Press
Accepted author manuscriptJonathanKasstan_Revised_01-2015.pdf
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)doi:10.1017/S0025100315000250
Web address (URL)https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-the-international-phonetic-association/article/lyonnais-francoprovencal/354057F7F770AC811455E15C37D5C4D3
Publication dates
Published15 Dec 2015

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