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University of Pittsburgh

Shelome Gooden

Associate Professor

PhD in Linguistics The Ohio State University
MA in Linguistics, The Ohio State University
BA in Linguistics, University of the West Indies (Mona, Jamaica)

Contact Info:

2817 Cathedral of Learning
Department of Linguistics
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Phone: 412-624-5922

E-mail: sgooden@pitt.edu

Personal Website

Courses taught

Ling 1578/2578 Phonetics and Phonemics
Ling 1579/2579 Phonology
Ling 3579 Advanced Phonology
Ling 1273 Aspects of Sociolinguistics
Ling 1235 Pidgins and Creoles
Ling 2274 Language Contact

Selected Publications

(2003a). Reduplication in Jamaican Creole: Semantic Functions and Prosodic Constraints. S. Kouwenberg (ed.). Twice as Meaningful: Reduplication in Pidgins and Creoles. Westminster Creolistics Series Volume 8. London. Battlebridge Publications. pgs.93-103. (ISBN 1 903292 02 6)

(2003b). (with Silvia Kouwenberg and Darlene LaCharitŽ). ãAn Overview of Jamaican Creole Reduplicationä.In S. Kouwenberg (ed). Twice as Meaningful: Reduplication in Pidgin and Creoles. Westminster Creolistics Series Volume 8. London. Battlebridge Publications. pgs. 105-110.

(2003c). Prosodic Contrast in Jamaican Creole Reduplication. in Ingo Plag (ed). The Phonology and Morphology of Creole Languages. Linguistiche Arbeiten. Niemeyer Publishers. (ISBN : 3-484-30478-2).

(2003d). (edited with H. Dawson, R. Dodsworth and D.Winford). Studies in Language Contact and Language Change. OSU Working Papers in Linguistics. Volume 57 (Summer).

(2003e). The Phonology and Phonetics of Jamaican Creole Reduplication. Phd Thesis. The Ohio State University. Abstract. Get PDF(16.5 MB) or printed copies at: UMI ProQuest Dissertations & Theses database. ProQuest might be available through your library. OSU Library and OSU Department of Linguistics.