LINGUIST List 15.2398

Fri Aug 27 2004

Qs: Greenberg: Dominance and Harmony

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  1. Bingfu Lu, Greenberg's dominance

Message 1: Greenberg's dominance

Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2004 10:32:06 -0400 (EDT)
From: Bingfu Lu <>
Subject: Greenberg's dominance

Greenberg 1966 proposed two notions, dominance and harmony, to explain
word order universals. The notion Harmony was pursued to a great
extend in the literature. However, few discussions on the notion of
Dominance, as far as I know. I would like to collect the research
materials on Dominance. I will summarise the responds if any.

Bingfu Lu 
Nanchang University
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