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Historical Linguistics and Language Change

Roger Lass - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1997 - 423 pages
Roger Lass offers a critical survey of the foundations of the art of historical linguistics.
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Historical Linguistics: An Introduction

Winfred Philipp Lehmann - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1992 - 338 pages
Historical Linguistics provides a comprehensive and clearly written introduction to historical linguistic theory and methods. Since its first publication in 1962 the book has ...
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Historical Linguistics

Herbert Schendl - Foreign Language Study - 2001 - 130 pages
The aim of historical linguistics is the description and explanation of language change. In this book, the author gives a brief and clear introduction to the field, and ...
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Approaches to Language Typology

Masayoshi Shibatani, Theodora Bynon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 381 pages
Language typology is concerned with the construction of theoretical frameworks capable of delimiting the range of human languages and of capturing constraints on cross ...
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Studies in the History of Western Linguistics

Theodora Bynon, F. R. Palmer - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1986 - 285 pages
This collection of essays documents the important developments of Western linguistics from Classical times onwards.
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Historical Linguistics: Problems and Perspectives

Charles Jones - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2014 - 480 pages
The contributors to this volume cover the international range of scholarship in the field of Historical Linguistics, as well as some of its major themes. The work and ideas ...
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Principles of Historical Linguistics

Hans Henrich Hock - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1991 - 755 pages
Historical linguistic theory and practice contains a great number of different 'layers' which have been accepted in the course of time and have acquired a permanency of their ...
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Linguistic Reconstruction: An Introduction to Theory and Method

Anthony Fox - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 372 pages
How and why are languages constantly changing? Historical lingustics seeks to find out by going beyond the history of individual languages to discover the general principles ...
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