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TOC: Diachronica 21/2 (2004)

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        1.    Paul Peranteau, Diachronica Vol 21, No 2 (2004)

Message 1: Diachronica Vol 21, No 2 (2004)

Date: 30-Dec-2004
From: Paul Peranteau <>
Subject: Diachronica Vol 21, No 2 (2004)

Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Diachronica
Volume Number: 21
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2004

Main Text:

Reconstruction through 'de-construction': The marking of person, gender, and
number in the Khoe family and Kwadi
Tom Güldemann 251–306

Syncope and foot structure in pre-Ashkenazic Hebrew
Neil G. Jacobs 307–327

The origin of the Welsh conjugated infinitive
D. Gary Miller 329–350

From transitive to causative in Japanese: Morphologization through exaptation
Heiko Narrog 351–392

Lexical imposition: Old Norse vocabulary in Scottish Gaelic
Thomas W. Stewart, Jr. 393–420

Reviews / Comptes rendus / Besprechungen
David J. Costa (ed.): The Miami-Illinois Language (2003).
Reviewed by David H. Pentland 421–426

Astrid Kraehenmann (ed.): Quantity and Prosodic Asymmetries in Alemannic:
Synchronic and diachronic perspectives (2003)
Reviewed by James Pfrehm 426–430

Susan Pintzuk, George Tsoulas, and Anthony Warner (eds.): Diachronic Syntax:
Models and mechanisms (2000)
Reviewed by Acrisio Pires 431–443

Saul Levin (ed.): Semitic and Indo-European II: Comparative morphology, syntax
and phonetics (2002)

Reviewed by David Testen 443–445
Sergei Starostin, Anna Dybo, and Oleg Mudrak (eds.): Etymological Dictionary of
the Altaic Languages (2003).
Reviewed by Stefan Georg 445–450

Publications Received 451–463
Joe's Jottings 465–466
Contents of Volume XXI 467–468

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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Gaelic, Scots (GLS)
                            Alemannisch (GSW)
                            Hebrew (HBR)
                            Japanese (JPN)
                            Miami (MIA)
                            Welsh (WLS)
Language Family(ies): Indo-European
                            Unclassified Central Semitic

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