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Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more



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Name: E.F.K.  Koerner
Institution: Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  History of the Language Sciences
 Linguistic Historiography
 History of the Language Sciences: An International Handbook on the Evolution of the Study of Language from the Beginnings to the Present
 History of Linguistics in Spain/Historia de la Lingüística en España. Volume II
 Towards a History of Linguistics in Poland. From the early beginnings to the end of the 20th century.
 Essays in the History of Linguistics
 History of the Language Sciences / Geschichte der Sprachwissenschaften / Histoire des sciences du langage
 Universal Index of Biographical Names in the Language Sciences
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  History of Linguistics in Spain/Historia de la Lingüística en España. Volume II
 History of the Language Sciences
 Towards a History of Linguistics in Poland. From the early beginnings to the end of the 20th century.
 Essays in the History of Linguistics



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