Документирование языка: Что это и как работать? (Методические рекомендации)

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Abstract. In the UNESCO Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger, the tundra Nenets and Northern Khanty languages
are classified as identified and endangered. Forest Nenets is defined as an endangered language and the Selkup language is
critically endangered. The present linguistic situation in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District shows that, despite the official
status of the native languages, there is an alarming situation of loss of native languages among young Nenets, Khanty and
Selkups. The native language of each nation is its most important value and wealth, which must be preserved and transmitted
to future generations. By documenting language data, we help preserve minority languages in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous
Translated title of the contributionLanguage documentation: What is it and how to work on it? (Methodological recommendations)
Original languageRussian
Pages (from-to)54-59
Number of pages5
JournalНаучный вестник Ямало-Ненецкого автономного округа
Issue number106
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jan 2020
MoEC publication typeB1 Article in a scientific magazine


  • Yamal Nenets
  • language documentation
  • oral history
  • Western Siberia

Field of science

  • Languages

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