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Name: Jussi  Ylikoski
Institution: UiT The Arctic University of Norway
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Homepage: http://ansatte.uit.no/jussi.ylikoski/
State and/or Country: Norway   
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Finnish
Sami, Inari
Sami, Skolt
Sami, Northern
Language Family(ies): Uralic
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Case, Animacy and Semantic Roles
Dissertation Abstract: Non-finites in North Saami

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