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

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Alexander Lubotsky, Jos Schaeken, Jeroen Wiedenhof
Rodopi, 2008 - Foreign Language Study - 440 pages
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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

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Lubotsky, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

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