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Slovene Settlements and Important Individuals in the USA

Research activity

Code Science Field Subfield
6.01.00  Humanities  Historiography   

Code Science Field
H250  Humanities  Contemporary history (since 1914) 
America, United States, bilingualsm, ethnic studies, immigrants, ethnic settlements, ethnic groups, Carinthia; Leadville, Colorado; San Francisco, California; Cleveland, Ohio; sociolinguistics, language maintenance, language shift, code switching, laguage contact
Evaluation (rules)
source: COBISS
Researchers (2)
no. Code Name and surname Research area Role Period No. of publicationsNo. of publications
1.  08423  PhD Matjaž Klemenčič  Historiography  Head  1997 - 1999  833 
2.  06027  PhD Nada Šabec  Humanities  Researcher  1998 - 1999  580 
Organisations (1)
no. Code Research organisation City Registration number No. of publicationsNo. of publications
1.  0589  University of Maribor, Faculty of Education  Maribor  5089638013  12,960 
The result of the project will be two monographs, one on Slovene immigrants and their descendants in Leadville (Colorado) and San Francisco ( California) as well as a monograph on the history of Slovene Settlement in Rock Springs (Wyoming). In the book entittled “Jurij Trunk med Koroško in Združenimi državami ter zgodovina slovenskih naselbin v Leadville, Kolorado ter San Francisco, Kalifornija” / = Jurij Trunk between Carinthia and the United States and the History of Slovene Settlements in Leadville (Colorado) and San Francisco (California). There are also biographies of important Slovene immigrants in the United States. Dr. Nada Šabec researched bilingualism in Cleveland, OH and published the findings of her research in numerous important linguistical rewievs.
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