LIST OF CONTRIBUTIONS to be presented at the Conference Language and Society on the Threshold of the New Millenium: Results and Prospects

Plenary Sessions.

Introductory Word by Professor V.A.Vinogradov, Director of the Institute of Linguistics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Philology. 1. Baskakov A.N. (Moscow). General Tendencies of Ethnolinguistic Development of Turkic Peoples in the Russian Federation. 2. Graf P. Sociocultural Language Conflicts and Bilingual Education. 3. Mikhalchenko V.J. (Moscow). The Russian Language in the Modern World. 4. Nelde P. (Belgium). The Future Has Already Begun - Sociolinguistic Perspectives for the New Millenium.

Section 1. Social Functions of Languages.

(Chairman - M. I. Isayev, Professor, Dr. of Philology) Bakayeva E.P. (Elista). Terminology of Buddhist Rites in Present-Day Kalmykia. Berbekov B.Ch. (Nalchik). Some Socioloinguistic Aspects of Functioning and Enhancing of Modern Kabardinian Language. Bitkeyeva A.N. (Moscow). Kalmyk Language in Heteroethnic Environment. Bolkvadze T.L. (Georgia). Sociolinguistic Atributes (resp. Social Functions) of Georgian Lan-guage. Bulgarova M.A. (Cherkessk). Problems of Functioning of Modern Nogai Language. Burenina L. (Lithuania). Conditions of Social Functioning of Russian Language in Lithuania. Gabunia Z.M. (Nalchik). Business Communication as Basis of Peoples' Diplomacy and Lin-guistic Self-Identification. Golubeva-Monatkina N.I. (Moscow). French Language in USA and Canada: Past and Present. Zhabelova L. Zh. (Nalchik). Functioning of Karachai-Balkar Language in Turkic and Arabic En-vironment. Jukiuasu A. (Japan). Language Market for Minority. Zainullina L.M., Zainullin M.V. (Kazan). Bashkir Language as the State Language of the Re-public of Bashkortostan. Kryuchkova T.B. (Moscow). Languages of Interethnic Communication in Modern Europe. Lanza E., Hvenekilde A. (Norway). Social Networks, Language Choice and Language Ideology Among the Filipino Community in Oslo, Norway. Maremshaova I.I. (Nalchik). Language and Ethnic Self-Conscience (Ethnosocial Studies in Kabarda-Balkaria). Merkene N. (Lithuania). Speech of Lithuanian Academic Youth. Muzrayeva D.N. (Elista). Use of Tibetan Language in the Kalmyk Environment (From Materials of Tibetan Collection of KIGI of the Russian Academy of Sciences). Nasyrova O.D. (Moscow). Problem of Vitality of Medium-Developed Turkic Languages. Suseyeva D.A., Kharchevnikova R.P. (Elista). Functional Variations of Kalmyk Language of the 18th Century. Trushkova Yu.V. (Moscow). Russian Language in Modern Communication Technologies. Teunikova M.Ch. Sociolinguistic Problems of Present-Day State Languages in the Kabarda-Balkar Republic. Markus H.B. (Moscow). Functioning of Udmurt Language in the Town of Glazov (Northern Udmurtia).

Section 2. Language Situations, Language Policies, Language Conflicts.

(Chairman - Professor A.N.Baskakov, Doctor of Philology) Aishayev O. (Nalchik). State Languages of Kabarda-Balkaria: Resurrection, Preservation, En-hancement. Akimova E.P. (Lithuania). 'Native' and 'Alien' in Language Perception of Lithuanians and Rus-sians: Is there a Communicative Conflict? Akinina O.G. (Moscow). Language Situation in Arab Countries. Alpatov V.M. (Moscow). Language Policy in Present-Day Japan. Andreyev I.A. (Cheboksary). Language Situation in Chuvashia Early in the 21st Century. Bakhnian K.V. (Moscow). Convergent-Stochastic Models of Language Policy. Bizhoev B.Ch. (Nalchik). Republican Law on Languages of Kabarda-Balkaria and Problems of its Realisation. Bliagoz Z.U. (Maikop). Language Policy in the Republic of Adyghe on the Threshold of the 21st Century and Ways of Its Realisation.. Bokova P.Yu. (Bulgaria). Bessarab Bulgars in Multilingual Environment. Bogoyakova T.G. (Abakan). Ethnic Resurrection and Linguistic Policy. Vasikova L.P. (Mari El). Language Conflicts and Their Causes. Dzhidalayev N.S. (Makhachkala). Specific Features of Present-Day Language Policy in the Re-public of Daghestan. Diachkov M.V. (Moscow). Federal Law on Languages of the Russian Federation and European Charter of Regional and Minority Languages. Zhabelova L.Zh. (Nalchik). Problems of State Languages in Kabarda-Balkaria. Zughoul Muhammad Daji (Jordan). Language Shift and Maintenance Among Four Ethnic Groups in Jordan: A Sociolinguistic Perspective. Iannaccaro G. (Italy). The Fate of a 'Non-Spoken' Language: French in Aosta Valley (Italy) as a Result of a New Sociolinguistic Survey. Iannaccaro G., Dell'Aquila V. (Italy). The New Italian Language Law (1999): Focus on North-Eastern Italy. Lepetre M. (Spain). The Promotion of Minority Languages in Russia: Towards an Effective and Democratic Management of Linguistic and Cultural Diversity. Isayev M.I. (Moscow). Language Problems in Conflict Situations. Iskhakova S.M. (Kazan). Causes of Linguistic Conflicts (Linguistic Interaction Between Siberian and Volga Tatars). Kondrashkina E.A. (Moscow). Language Situation in the Republic of Mari El by the Beginning of the Third Millenium. Morev L.N. (Moscow). Language Situation and Linguistic Policy in the Countries of Indo-China. Muratcheva F.A. (Makhachkala). Functioning of Daghestan Languages and Their Interaction: Concept of Preservation, Perspectives of Enhancement. Napolskikh V.V. (Izhevsk). Comparative Linguistics and Ideology (Ways of Pan-Finno-Ugric Studies in Finland and Udmurtia). Narumov B.P. (Moscow). Standardization of Minority Romance Languages. Neweklowsky G. (Austria). Recent Linguistic Developments in the South Slavic Language Area. Tabidze M. (Georgia). Linguistic Discussions and Language Policy in Georgia. Chelisheva I.I. (Moscow). Linguistic Situation in Present-Day Italy and Problems of Language Legislation. Emirova A.M. (Ukraine, Crimea). Language Situation in the Crimea. Remarks: Bairamova L.K. (Kazan). Assymetric Language Model in Tatarstan. Kuznetsova A.I., Sudobina A.N. (Moscow). Linguistic Situation in the Mari Village of Stary Toryal: Typical and Specific Features. Radzievskaya T.V. (Ukraine). Strategies of Choosing Linguistic Means in Ukrainian Newspa-pers of the 1990-ies (Towards Description of Linguistic Situation in Ukraine).

Section 3. Social and Regional Linguistic Variativity.

(Chairman Professor L.P.Krysin, Doctor of Philology). Aleksova K. (Bulgaria). Socio-Psychological Research of Speech Variativity in Bulgaria. Attia Ashraf (Egypt). Criteria of Normative Evaluation of Linguistic Variants in Russian Lin-guistic Tradition. Antropova L.I. (Magnitogorsk). Sociolinguistic Variations of German and Russian Languages. Belikov V.I. (Moscow). Criminal Argo in the System of Russian Sociolects. Golev N.D. (Barnaul). Non-Canonic Model of Orthographic Activities (Concerning Communi-cative Aspect of Russian Orthography). Gusman T.R. (Spain). Systems of Official Business Speech in Russian and Spanish. Esenova T.S., Dzhushkhinova K.A. (Elista). Russian Colloquial Speech of Non-Russians and Culture of Speech (Example of Kalmykia). Zheltukhina M.R. (Volgograd). Specific Features of Mass-Media Discourse. Korobtseva E. (Moscow). Differences Between Masculine and Feminine Speech in Modern Japanese. Korsakas J. (Lithuania). Word Usage of Youth in Stormy Conditions. Leichik V.M. (Moscow). Social Stylistics and Dynamic Volumetrical Model of Language. Puzyrenko Y. (Ukraine). Towards Gender Reform of Language. Santsevich N.A. (Moscow). Models of Russia and Linguistic Means of Their Formation in Pres-ent-Day German Journalistics. Silva D. J. (USA). Linguistic Conflict and the Individual - The Case of Style-Based Vowel Shifting in Non-Standard European Portuguese. Svennevig J. (Norway). Other-Repetition in Native/Non-Native Institutional Interaction. Tutynina L.V. (Perm). Computer Words in Student Argo.

Section 4. Language and Culture: Functioning and Interaction.

(Chairman T.B.Kryuchkova, Doctor of Philology) Abdusalamov A.A. (Makhachkala). Language and Culture: Functioning and Interaction. Andramonova N.A., Aminova A.A. (Kazan). Axiology in Languages of Different Structures. Asratyan, Gogichev (Moscow). Specific Ethnic Features in Abstract-Moral Notions in Ossetian. Bizheva Z.Kh. (Nalchik). Specificity of the Adyghe (Circassian) Linguistic Picture of the World. Erimbetova A. M. (Kazakhstan). Ethnic Specific Features of Picture of the World By Means of Comparison. Krysin L.P. (Moscow). Euphemisms as a Linguistic and Cultural Phenomenon. Kulganek I.V. (Sankt-Peterburg). Language of Mongol Folk-Songs as Manifestation of Laugh-Culture of Mongols. Kumysheva R.M. (Nalchik). Meaning Organization and Subjective Semantics of Ritual Texts. Molchanova E.K. (Moscow). Remarks on Persian and Russian Phraseology. Omakayeva E.U. (Elista). Interaction Between Language and Culture in Present-Day Kalmyk Society: Status of Word and Text. Safarian R.D. (Armenia). Cultural Lacunas in Perception of Belles-Lettres Texts by Non-Native (Armenian) Listeners. Tumanian E.G. (Moscow). Religion and Problems of Language and Writing. Tsrimova Z.R. (Nalchik). Concept of 'Heart' in Linguistic Picture of the World. Shomakhova T.M., Nikitina N.N. Lexico-Semantic Paradygm of Perception Typology of Dif-ferent Sociocultural Groups. Shomakhova T.M. (Nalchik). Structural Semantic Analysis of Lexical Units Designating 'Liv-ing Beings' in Languages of Different Groups. Remarks: Valeyeva A.F. (Kazan). Polilinguism in Processes of Social Communication: Multilingual Situa-tion. Galyamova N. Sh. (Ufa). Speech Version of Promise in Russian Linguistic Picture of the World. Pril L.N. (Tomsk). Sociocultural Aspect of an Old-Believers' Invective. Filippova E.V. (Saratov). Language and Culture: Functioning and Interaction.

Section 5. Disappearing Languages.

(Chairman O.A.Kazakevich, Candidate of Philology). Agranat T.B. (Moscow). Evolution of Vodi Linguistic Situation. Aikhenvald A.Y. (Australia). Language Awareness and Correct Speech Among the Tariana of Northwest Amazonia. Burykin A.A. (Sankt-Peterburg). Specific Features of Written Form of Small Northern Lan-guages. Vakhtin N.B. (Sankt-Peterburg). Language Shift and Simplification: Views of the Speaker and the Linguist. Ghirfanova A. Kh. (Sankt-Peterburg). Present-Day Linguistic Situation of the Udeghe. Gunarwan A. (Indonesia). Language Attitude and Language Shift Among Javanese Ethnics in Indonesia. Dodyrkhudoyeva L. (Moscow). The Case of Dying Languages (Materials of GBAO). Draskau K. J. (UK). The Sociolinguistics of Terminology in Less-Widely Used and Revitalized Languages. Jenkuei Li Paul (China). Endangered Languages in Taiwan. Clifton J., Deckinga G., Tiessen C. (USA). The Linguistic Situation Among the Talysh and Tat Communities of Azerbaijan. Kosheleva E.Yu. (Tomsk). Teaching of Ethnic Languages of the North in Tomsk Region. Koshkareva N.B. (Novosibirsk). Sociolinguistic Situation in the Village of Varyegan of Nizhne-vartovsk Region of Tyumen Oblast. Lyublinskaya M.D. (Sankt-Peterburg). Present-Day State and Functioning of the Nenets Lan-guage. May S.A. (UK). Minority Language Rights: A Sociological and Sociolinguistic Defence. Nasilov D.M. (Moscow). Languages of Small Ethnoses in Education in the Russian Federation. Nikolina E.V. (Novosibirsk). Sociolinguistic Situation of the Tubalars (Materials of Expedition in 2000). Ozonova A.A., Tazranova A.R. (Novosibirsk). Linguistic Situation of Chalkans (Materials of Expedition in 2000). Sarbasheva S.B. (Novosibirsk). Problem of Writing for Tubinians. Tryon D. (Australia). Language Endangerment and Globalisation in the Pacific. Tuchkova N.A. (Tomsk). What Remains When the Language Passes Away Frolov N.K. (Tyumen). Mutual Enrichment of Linguoethnic Cultures of Speakers of Various Languages Along the Ob River in the Tyumen Region. Khalidova R.Sh. (Makhachkala). Preservation and Enhancement of Unwritten Andian Lan-guages in Daghestan. Sharina S.I. (Yakutsk). Linguistic Situation of the Evens in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

Section 6. Sociolinguistic Aspect of Education.

(Chairman E.F.Volodarskaya). Balova I.M. (Makhachkala). Languages as Media of Instruction in Kabarda-Balkaria. Budayeva L.A. (Nalchik). Teaching of State Languages at Higher Educational Establishments of Kabarda-Balkaria. Goriacheva M.A. Use of Languages in Sphere of Education in the Russian Federation. Martan-Ool M. (Kyzyl). Tuvinian Language in Family , Pre-School and School Education (Problems of Continuity). Konig G., Buyukkantarcioglu N., Karahan F. (Turkey). Investigating the Relations Between Language Skills and Functional Literacy in Turkish Speakers From a Sociolinguistic Perspec-tive. Kudriavtseva R.A., Kulalayeva N.A., Shabykov V.I. (Yoshkar-Ola). Ethnic Languages in Re-gional Educational Policy in the Republic of Mari El. Lozon R.J. (Canada). Does the Education System in Ontario Foster Linguistic Security or Inse-curity in Bilingual Highschool Students? Smirennikova A.E. (Moscow). Cultorological Aspect of Mother Tongue Teaching. Suleymenova A.K. (Ufa). Antropocentric Description of Science Language in Teaching Termi-nological Words to Non-Native Speakers. Chumak L.N. (Byelorussia). East Slavonic Languages as Foreign: Problems of Functioning and Teaching. Shishkanova A.V. (Cherkessk). Education in Kabarda-Balkaria: Sociolinguistic Aspect.

Section 7. Social Linguistics: Theory, Methods, Notions.

(Chairman - Professor V.J.Mikhalchenko, Doctor of Philology) Gvozdovich G.A. (Byelorussia). Impact of Social Factors Upon Formation of Linguistic Termi-nology. Germanova N.N. (Moscow). Extralinguistic Factors of Language Development in British So-ciolinguistics. Dotsenko T.I. (Perm). Associative Experiment in Sociolinguistic Research. Dell'Aqua V. (Italy). Different Classification of Languages of Europe: A Sociolinguistic Ap-proach to Cartography. Erofeeva E.V. (Perm). On Classification of Sociolinguistic Properties. Erofeeva T.I. (Perm). Idiolect and Sociolect as Subject-Matter of Social Differentiation of Lan-guage. Zadorozhny M.I. (Orekhovo-Zuyevo). Towards Modelling of Bilingualism. Sirotinina O.B., Goldin V.Ye. (Saratov). Language Contacts and Speech Culture Types: Proc-esses and Results. Suleymenova E.D., Shaimerdiyeva N.Zh. (Kazakhstan). Metalanguage of Sociolinguistics: Problems of Definitions. Tanaka Katsuhiko (Japan). New Approaches to Study of Agglutinative Languages in Terms of Creolistics. Toshovich B. (Austria). Sociolinguistic Extracorrelational. Remarks: Mikhalchenko V.J. (Moscow). Principles of Compiling Dictionary of Sociolinguistic Terms.

Section 8. Interaction of Languages Belonging to Different Groups.

Bilingualism and Multilingualism. Dzhikia M.S. (Georgia). Turkisms in Karthuli Antroponymics on the Threshold of the Third Millenium. Dyrkheyeva G.A. (Ulan-Ude). Present-Day Buryat-Russian Bilingualism. Ionova S.Kh. (Cherkessk), Gabunia Z.M. (Nalchik). Russisms in Abazin Onomastics. Kovach I. (Hungary). Foreign Trade Terminology in Sociolinguistic Aspect. Nevskaya I.A. (Novokuznetsk). Morphological Processes in Turkic Languages of Southern Sibe-ria Under the Impact of Russian. Musayev M.-S.M. (Makhachkala). On History and Types of Linguistic Contacts and Bilin-gualism in Poliethnic Daghestan. Perotto M. (Italy). Code Switching and Code Mixing Strategies in Oral Speech of Russian Peo-ple Living in Italy. Shagal E. (Moscow). On Specific Features of Communicating With Bilingual Arabs. Edelman J.I. (Moscow). Diachronic Study of Interaction Between Central Asian Languages: Towards Reconstruction of Dynamics of Sociolinguistic Situations. Windfuhr G.L. (USA). Central Asian Arabic and Tajiki: The Perfect.

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