Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics
Rint Sybesma, Wolfgang Behr, Yueguo Gu, Zev Handel, Cheng-Teh James Huang, James Myers
Brill, Dec 12, 2016 - Foreign Language Study
Also available online.
The Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics offers a systematic and comprehensive overview of the languages of China and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the languages spoken in China, today and in the past, from many different angles, as well as the different linguistic traditions in which they have been investigated.
In more than 500 articles, written by major specialists in the field, the Encyclopedia offers a synthesis of the most important research in Chinese linguistics and up-to-date bibliographical coverage. As such it is the prime reference source for information on: