Table of contents for Writing systems : an introduction to their linguistic analysis / Florian Coulmas.

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1. What is writing?
2. The basic options: meaning and sound
3. Signs of words
4. Signs of syllables
5. Signs of segments
6. Consonants and vowels
7. Vowel incorporation
8. Analysis and interpretation
9. Mixed systems
10. History of writing
11. Psycholinguistics of writing
12. Sociolinguistics of writing
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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Writing, Written communication