Leoni E. Bouwer

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BP 18
Tulear 601
Madagascar
Phone: +261 32 02 699 04

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Selected publications

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2010. A bibliographic journey through Madagascar. SIL Language and Culture Documentation and Description 13. www.sil.org/silepubs/abstract.asp?id=52762.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2008. L’expérience malgache dans la traduction de la Parole de Dieu en langues maternelles. Perspectives Missionnaires 56:21–31.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2008. Reflections on the relationship between language and revival in Madagascar. In Cynthia Holder Rich (ed.), The Fifohazana: Madagascar’s indigenous Christian movement, 183–204. Amherst, New York: Cambria Press.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2007. Intercomprehension and mutual intelligibility among southern Malagasy languages. Language Matters 38(2):79–98.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2005. Towards a sociolinguistic profile of Madagascar: Issues of diversity. Language Matters 36(1):98–116.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 1998. A sociolinguistic expedition into Madagascar. Language Matters 29:256–285.

Other

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2010. Language ecology: An introduction. Paper presented at the International Language Assessment Conference, Penang, Malaysia. November 3–10, 2010.

Elli, Luigi. 2010. Dictionnaire ethnologique Bara-Franҫais. Edited and completed by Leoni E. Bouwer following the death of the author. Madagascar: Communauté de Turin de Madagascar.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2008. The meaning of understanding and intelligibility in Madagascar. Paper presented at the Methods XIII Conference, Leeds, England. August 4–8, 2008.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2007. Malagasy language and languages. Paper presented at the Académie Malagache, Antananarivo, Madagascar. July 6, 2007.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2006. Diversity in Madagascar: Opportunity or threat? Paper presented at the Linguistic Society of Southern Africa Conference, Durban, South Africa. July 5–7, 2006.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2005. Ecology of language and language assessment: A case study. Paper presented at the International Language Assessment Conference, Chiang Mai, Thailand. September 7–14, 2005.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2005. Language ecologies in Madagascar: An ongoing study. Paper presented at the International Language Assessment Conference, Chiang Mai, Thailand. September 7–14, 2005.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 2003. The viability of official Malagasy in the language ecology of southern Madagascar with particular reference to the Bara speech community. D.Lit. dissertation. University of South Africa.

Bouwer, Leoni E. 1992. Deux dramaturges face à la guerre: Jean Giraudoux et Armand Salacrou. M.A. thesis. Randse Afrikaanse Universiteit.

Publications in SIL International Bibliography