Bibliography of Materials on the
Straits Salish Language
Caldecott, Marion (1999)
A Comparison of Glottalized Resonants in Scechoten and St'át'imcets. M.A. thesis, University of British Columbia.
Deals with the languages commonly known in English as Saanich (Straits) and Lilloet.
Charles, Al, Richard Demers and Elizabeth Bowman (1978)
Introduction to the Lummi Language. Tucson, Arizona: Department of Linguistics.
Chinchor, Nancy (1975)
"A Treatment of Passives and Pronouns in Lummi Matrix Sentences," International Conference on Salishan Languages 10.135-154.
Demers, Richard (1972)
"Stress Assignment in Lummi," University of Hawaii Working Papers in Linguistics 4.3.
Demers, Richard (1974)
"Alternating Roots in Lummi," International Journal of American Linguistics 40.14.21.
Demers, Richard (1997)
"Negation and the Assignment of Arguments in Lummi," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 32189-196.
Demers, Richard and Eloise Jelinek (1982)
"The Syntactic Functions of Person-Marking in Lummi," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 17.24-47.
Demers, Richard and Eloise Jelinek (1983)
"The Agent Hierarchy and Voice in Some Coast Salish Languages," International Journal of American Linguistics 49.167-185.
Demers, Richard and Eloise Jelinek (1984)
"Word-building Rules and Grammatical Categories of Lummi," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 19.39-49.
Demers, Richard and Eloise Jelinek (1996)
"Reduplication, Quantification and Aspect in Straits Salish," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 31.
Efrat, Barbara S. (1969)
A Grammar of Non-particles in Sooke, a Dialect of Straits Salish. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Pennsylvania.
Efrat, Barbara S. (1978)
"The interpretation of glottalized resonants in Straits Salish," in Linguistic and Literary Studies in Honor of Archibald A. Hill Vol.II. (The Hague: Mouton). pp. 251-7.
Galloway, Brent (1990)
A Phonology, Morphology, and Classified Word List for the Samish Dialect of Straits Salish. Hull, Québec: Canadian Museum of Civilization. Canadian Ethnological Service. (Mercury Series Paper 116.)
Gibbs, George (1863)
Alphabetical Vocabularies of the Clallam and Lummi. Shea's Library of American Linguistics 11. New York: Cramoisy. Reprinted 1970 by AMS at New York.
Hill-Tout, Charles (1907)
"Report on the Ethnology of the Southeastern Tribes of Vancouver Island," Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain 37.306-374.
Contains a description of Songish, the dialect once spoken around Victoria.
Jelinek, Eloise (1993)
"Prepositions in Straits Salish and the Noun/Verb Question," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 28.159-174.
Reprinted 1998 in Ewa Czaykowska-Higgins and M. Dale Kinkade (eds.) Salish Languages and Linguistics: Theoretical and Descriptive Perspectives. (The Hague: Mouton) pp. 325-346.
Jelinek, Eloise (1994)
"Transitivity and Voice in Lummi," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 29.
Jelinek, Eloise (1995)
"Quantification in Straits Salish," in Emmon Bach, Eloise Jelinek, Angelika Kratzer and Barbara Partee (eds.) Quantification in Natural Languages (Dordrecht: Kluwer) pp. 487-540.
Jelinek, Eloise and Richard Demers (1982)
"Conjoined Clauses in Lummi," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 17201-240.
Jelinek, Eloise and Richard Demers (1983)
"An Agent Hierarchy in Some Coast Salish Languages," International Journal of American Linguistics 49.169-185.
Jelinek, Eloise and Richard Demers (1985)
"Constraints on Arguments in Lummi," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 20.169-188.
Jelinek, Eloise and Richard Demers (1994)
"Predicates and Pronominal Arguments in Straits Salish," Language 70.697-736.

Kiyota, Masaru (2006)
Semantics of the particle k?? and event representations in Sencoten. in Atsushi Fujimori & Maria Amália Reis Silva (eds.) Proceedings of the Workshop on Constituency and Structure in the Languages of the Americas XI University of British Columbia Working Papers in Linguistics 19 pp. 95-108.

Leonard, Janet (2007)
`A preliminary account of stress in SENĆOȾEN (Saanich/North Straits Salish)' Northwest Journal of Linguistics 1.4.1-59.
Mitchell, M. R. (1968)
A Dictionary of Songish, a Dialect of Straits Salish. M.A. thesis, University of Victoria.
Montler, Timothy R. (1986)
An Outline of the Phonology and Morphology of Saanich, North Straits Salish. University of Montana Working Papers in Linguistics 4.
Montler, Timothy R. (1989)
"Infixation, Reduplication and Metathesis in the Saanich Actual Aspect," Southwest Journal of Linguistics 9.92-107.
Montler, Timothy R. (1989)
"Attributive Constructions in Saanich," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 24
Montler, Timothy R. (1991)
Saanich, North Straits Salish. Classified Word List. Hull, Québec: Canadian Museum of Civilization. (Canadian Ethnology Service, Mercury Series Paper No. 119)
Montler, Timothy R. (1993)
"Relative Clauses and Other Attributive Constructions in Saanich," in Anthony Mattina and Timothy Montler (eds.) American Indian Linguistics and Ethnography in Honor of Laurence C. Thompson. (University of Montana Occasional Papers in Linguistics 10) pp. 241-263.
Montler, Timothy R. (1996)
"A Reconstruction of the Earliest Songish Text," Anthropological Linguistics 38.405-438.
Montler, Timothy R. (1996)
"Languages and Dialects in Straits Salishan," International Conference on Salishan and Neighboring Languages 31.249-256.
Montler, Timothy R. (1997)
"On the origins of s^ in the Straits Salishan Languages," International Journal of American Linguistics 63/3.289-301.
Montler, Timothy (1999)
"Language and Dialect Variation in Straits Salishan," Anthropological Linguistics 41.4.462-502.
Presents evidence that Klallam is a distinct language from Northern Straits and discusses the dialect differences within Northern Straits.
Montler, Timothy (2001)
Klallam. Munich: LINCOM Europa. ISBN 3-89586-567-2.
A Sketch of the grammar of the Klallam dialect of Straits Salish, spoken on the Olympic Penninsula in the United States and on the extreme Southern tip of Vancouver island.
Pidgeon, Michael (1970)
Lexical suffixes in Saanich, A dialect of Straits Coast Salish. M.A. thesis, University of Victoria.
Raffo, Yolanda A. (1971)
"Songish Aspectual System," Sacramento Anthropological Society Papers 11.117-123.
Raffo, Yolanda A. (1972)
A Phonology and Morphology of Songish: A Dialect of Straits Salish. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kansas.
Seaburg, William (1972)
"A Study of Selected Place Names of the Lummi Indians," International Conference on Salishan Languages 7.
Suttles, Wayne (1974)
The Economic Life of the Coast Salish of Haro and Rosario Straits. New York: Garland.
Contains a considerable amount of terminology.
Thompson, Laurence C. (1972)
"Un cas de métaphonie en lummi," in J. Thomas and L. Bernot (eds.) Langues et techniques, nature et société 1: approche linguistique. (Paris: Klincksiek) pp. 257-260.
Thompson, Laurence C., M. Terry Thompson, and Barabara S. Efrat (1974)
"Some Phonological Developements in Straits Salish," International Journal of American Linguistics 40.182-96.

Turner, Claire K. (2007)
`The SENĆOȾEN resultive construction,' Northwest Journal of Linguistics 1.3.1-92.

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