The Atlas of Pidgin and Creole Language Structures (APiCS)
The Atlas of Pidgin and Creole Language Structures (APiCS) project (2006-2013) is now close to completion!
Oxford University Press has announced that it appear in September 2013.http://apics-online.info).
The project covers 76 pidgin and creole languages. The language set contains not only the most widely studied Atlantic and Indian Ocean creoles, but also less well known pidgins and creoles from Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Melanesia and Australia, including some extinct varieties, and several mixed languages.
APiCS is edited by Susanne Maria Michaelis, Philippe Maurer, Martin Haspelmath, and Magnus Huber
More information can be found here.
This website also contains information for contributors.
This map shows the locations where the pidgins and creole languages covered by the APiCS project are spoken.