Evidence and Counter-Evidence: Essays in Honour of Frederik Kortlandt. Volume 2: General Linguistics

Front Cover
Alexander Lubotsky, Jos Schaeken, Jeroen Wiedenhof
Rodopi, 2008 - Foreign Language Study - 428 pages
0 Reviews
Contents
The Editors: Preface
List of Publications by Frederik Kortlandt
Willem ADELAAR: Towards a Typological Profile of the Andean Languages
Elisabeth DE BOER: The Origin of Alternations in Initial Pitch in ihe Verbal Paradigms of the Central Japanese (Kyoto Type) Accent Systems
V.A. CHIRIKBA: Armenians and their Dialects in Abkhazia
Katia CHIRKOVA: On the Position of Baima within Tibetan: A Look from Basic Vocabulary
Karen STEFFEN CHUNG: Living (Happily) with Contradiction
George van DRIEM: The Language Organism: Parasite or Mutualist?
Roger FINCH: Mongolian /-gar/ and Japanese /-gar-/
Stefan GEORG: Yeniseic Languages and the Siberian Linguistic Area
Ekaterina GRUZDEVA: How to Orient Oneself on Sakhalin: A Guide to Nivkh Locational Terms
C. HOEDE: Knowledge Graph Analysis of Particles in Japanese
Henning KLOTER: Facts and Fantasy about Favorlang: Early European Encounters with Taiwan's Languages
Maarten KOSSMANN: Three Irregular Berber Verbs: 'Eat', 'Drink', 'Be Cooked, Ripen'
Riikka LANSISALMI: Teaching Personal Reference in Japanese
Elena MASLOVA: Dual Nominalisation in Yukaghir: Structural Ambiguity as Semantic Duality
Roy Andrew MILLER: The Altaic Aorist in *-"Ra" in Old Korean
Marc Hideo MIYAKE: Avoiding Abba: Old Chinese Syllabic Harmony
Maarten MOUS: Voice in Tunen: The So-Called Passive Prefix "Be"-
Irina NIKOLAEVA: Chuvan and Omok Languages?
Martine ROBBEETS: If Japanese is Altaic, How can it be so Simple?
Elena SKRIBNIK: Buryat Evaluative Constructions
Harry STROOMER: Three Tashelhiyt Berber Texts from the Arsene Roux Archives
Arie VERHAGEN: Syntax, Recursion, Productivity - A Usage-Based Perspective on the Evolution of Grammar
Jeroen WIEDENHOF: Language, Brains and the Syntactic Revolution
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

PREFACE
1
LIST OF PUBLICATIONS BY FREDERIK KORTLANDT
3
TOWARDS A TYPOLOGICAL PROFILE OF THE ANDEAN LANGUAGES
23
THE ORIGIN OF ALTERNATIONS IN INITIAL PITCH IN THE VERBAL PARADIGMS OF THE CENTRAL JAPANESE KYTO TYPE ACCEN...
35
ARMENIANS AND THEIR DIALECTS IN ABKHAZIA
51
A LOOK FROM BASIC VOCABULARY
69
LIVING HAPPILY WITH CONTRADICTION
93
PARASITE OR MUTUALIST?
101
EAT DRINK BE COOKED RIPEN
225
TEACHING PERSONAL REFERENCE IN JAPANESE
237
STRUCTURAL AMBIGUITY AS SEMANTIC DUALITY
249
THE ALTAIC AORIST IN RA IN OLD KOREAN
267
OLD CHINESE SYLLABIC HARMONY
283
THE SOCALLED PASSIVE PREFIX B
303
CHUVAN AND OMOK LANGUAGES?
313
IF JAPANESE IS ALTAIC HOW CAN IT BE SO SIMPLE?
337

MONGOLIAN GAR AND JAPANESE GAR
113
YENISEIC LANGUAGES AND THE SIBERIAN LINGUISTIC AREA
151
A GUIDE TO NIVKH LOCATIONAL TERMS
169
KNOWLEDGE GRAPH ANALYSIS OF PARTICLES IN JAPANESE
189
EARLY EUROPEAN ENCOUNTERS WITH TAIWANS LANGUAGES
207
BURYAT EVALUATIVE CONSTRUCTIONS
369
THREE TASHELHIYT BERBER TEXTS FROM THE ARSNE ROUX ARCHIVES
389
SYNTAX RECURSION PRODUCTIVITY A USAGEBASED PERSPECTIVE ON THE EVOLUTION OF GRAMMAR
399
LANGUAGE BRAINS AND THE SYNTACTIC REVOLUTION
415
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information