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Prof. George Ireri Mbaabu


Title/Qualifications
: Prof, Phd
Department/Unit/Section: Kiswahili And African Languages
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844-00100
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. /mbaabu.george@ku.ac.ke   
Cell phone: +254 733 672 701, Tel 810901-10 ext 57446 
Position: Proffessor
Research Interests:All aspects of Kiswahili, with emphasis on Historical Development of Kiswahili, Sociolinguistics, Language Policy and Language planning: Kiswahili morphology.
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PUBLICATIONS

1). Papers And Chapters In Books

  • 2005 “Mchango wa Taasisi ya Uchunguzi wa Kiswahili (TUKI) Katika Uendelezaji na Ukuzaji wa Kiswahili” in Kiswahili Vol.68 (84-93) Institute of Kiswahili Research Jubilee Edition 1930-2005.
  • 2002 “Jinsi Mwelekeo wa Baadhi ya Wakenya Unavyotatiza Uenezaji wa Lugha na Fasihi ya Kiswahili Ulimwenguni” Kitula King’ei na Ireri Mbaabu. Paper Published in Mulika Na.25, 30-36 Taasisi ya Uchunguzi wa Kiswahili (TUKI), University of Dar es Salaam, 2002.
  • 2000 “A case for the use of Kiswahili as a Language of Instruction in Lower Primary Schools in Kenya: A paper published by Kimani Njogu et al (Eds): Kiswahili Katika Karne ya Ishirini na Moja (Kiswahili in the 21st Century) Cacas Book Series No. 17, Centre for Advanced Studies in African Society, Cape Town, South Africa, 2000.
  • 1995 “Dhima ya Kamusi Katika Kufundisha na Kujifunza Kiswahili” in J.G. Kiango (Ed.) Dhima ya Kamusi Katika Kusanifisha Lugha. Institute of Kiswahili Research, University of Dar es Salaam.
  • 1995 “Linguistic and Cultural Dependency in Africa”, Baragumu, Maseno University College.
  • 1991 “Jukumu la Kiswahili Katika Elimu kwa Watu Wazima.” In Kartsen Legere (Ed.): The Role of Language in Literary Programmes with Special Reference to Kiswahili in East Africa, 467-482. Zed Publishers, Bonn, Germany.
  • 1989 “Uchambuzi wa Kamusi ya Kiswahili Sanifu”. In Ufumbuzi, Jarida Lenye Mtazamo wa Kiafrika. No. 3 Summer 1989. 26-32. Nyota Nyeusi, New York.
  • 1988 “Ukubalifu wa Msamiati: Mifano Kutoka Kenya”. In: Makala za Semina ya Kimataifa: Usanifishaji wa Istilahi za Kiswahili. Taasisi ya Uchunguzi wa Kiswahili, Dar es Salaam.
  • 1985 “Forward” To Father Daniel Nyaga’s Mikarire na Mituurire ya Amiru. (Culture of the Meru People). Nairobi: Heinemann Publishers.
  • 1985 “Language and Scripts of the World Number 6 – Kiswahili Rich Language of East Africa.” In Language Monthly, An International Journal of Translation. September, 1985. (Pretorius Limited, Nottingham, U.K.
  • 1978 “Language Planning in Kenya: Some Practical Considerations”. Lugha, A Journal for Language Teacher’s in Kenya. Vol.5. No.3, 1978. 13-14.
  • 1977 “Pronoun Deletion as a Result of Over identification.” In Lugha, A Journal for Language Teachers in Kenya. Vol.5 No.2 1975, 5-15.
  • 1975 “Kiswahili Kenya”. Lugha, A Journal for Language Teachers in Kenya. Vol.5 No.1. 1976, 27-34.

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