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Linguistic areas : convergence in historical and typological perspective

Author: Yaron Matras; April M S McMahon; Nigel Vincent
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The contributors to this collection address issues of definition and theory of linguistic areas, analyze the process of convergence, and introduce methods to assess the impact of language contact  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Yaron Matras; April M S McMahon; Nigel Vincent
ISBN: 9781403996572 1403996571
OCLC Number: 62326897
Description: xx, 313 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Areal linguistics : a closer scrutiny / Lyle Campbell --
All or nothing / Thomas Stolz --
Keeping contact in the family : approaches to language classification and contact-induced change / April McMahon and Robert McMahon --
Linguistic areas, language contact and typology : some implications from the case of Ethiopia as a linguistic area / Walter Bisang --
Structural isoglosses between Khoekhoe and Tuu : the Cape as a linguistic area / Tom Güldemann --
The Sri Lanka Sprachbund : the newcomers Portuguese and Malay / Peter Bakker --
On the roles of Turkic in the Caucasus area / Lars Johanson --
The circle that won't come full : two potential isoglosses in the circum-Baltic area / Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm --
Complex emotion predicates in eastern Indonesia : evidence for language contact? / Simon Musgrave --
Another look at Australia as a linguistic area / Claire Bowern --
Towards a typology of the Siberian linguistic area / Gregory D.S. Anderson.
Responsibility: edited by Yaron Matras, April McMahon. Nigel Vincent.
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