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Name: Jakob  Dempsey (IPA: jakob)
Institution: Yuan Ze University
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State and/or Country: Taiwan   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Coptic
Chinese, Old
Language Family(ies): Tibeto-Burman
Selected Publications: 1. 'Ergativity in Milarepa's rNam-thar' (Tibetan)
2. 'Remarks on the vowel-system of Old Burmese'
3.“Analysis of Rime-Groups in Northern-Burmish”
4.“Tonogenesis in Yipo-Burmic Syllables with Final Stops”
Courses Taught: TESL; English phonetics
Intro to Linguistics
Dissertation Abstract: A Reconsideration of Some Phonological Issues Involved in Reconstructing Sino-Tibetan Numerals
Reviewer of: Phonology: Wannemacher (1998) (LL Issue 10.1148)
Morphology/Syntax/Lang Desc: Zeisler (2004) (LL Issue 16.454)
A Grammar of Lepcha (LL Issue 20.2244)

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