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Title: Current Issues in Morphological Theory
Subtitle: (Ir)regularity, analogy and frequency. Selected papers from the 14th International Morphology Meeting, Budapest, 13–16 May 2010
Edited By: Ferenc Kiefer
Mária Ladányi
Péter Siptár
Series Title: Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 322

The present volume contains selected papers from the 14th International
Morphology Meeting held in Budapest, 13–16 May 2010, organized under the
auspices of the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of
Sciences. The selection of papers presented here addresses problems of
language use in one or another sense, covering issues of regularity, irregularity
and analogy, as well as the role of frequency in morphological complexity,
morphological change and language acquisition. The languages discussed
include Dutch, German, Greek, Hungarian, Lovari (Romani) and Russian. The
contributors are Anna Anastassiadis-Symeonidis, Mario Andreou, Márton
András Baló, Dunstan Brown, Gabriela Caballero, Anna Maria Di Sciullo,
Wolfgang U. Dressler, Roger Evans, Alice C. Harris, László Kálmán, Katharina
Korecky-Kröll, Sabine Laaha, Laura E. Lettner, Maria Mitsiaki, Péter Rácz,
Angela Ralli, Péter Rebrus, Alan K. Scott, and Miklós Törkenczy.

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories
Subject Language(s): Dutch
Greek, Modern
Romani, Vlax
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9789027273833
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9789027248404
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