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Language Planning as a Sociolinguistic Experiment

By: Ernst Jahr

Provides richly detailed insight into the uniqueness of the Norwegian language development. Marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of the Norwegian nation following centuries of Danish rule

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Acquiring Phonology: A Cross-Generational Case-Study

By Neil Smith

The study also highlights the constructs of current linguistic theory, arguing for distinctive features and the notion 'onset' and against some of the claims of Optimality Theory and Usage-based accounts.

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Language Production and Interpretation: Linguistics meets Cognition

By Henk Zeevat

The importance of Henk Zeevat's new monograph cannot be overstated. [...] I recommend it to anyone who combines interests in language, logic, and computation [...]. David Beaver, University of Texas at Austin

Query Details

Query Subject:   Valence changing and ergativity
Author:   Eva Monr√≥s
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Query:   Dear linguists,

I am pursuing my research on ergative Amazonian languages. I would be very grateful if anybody could give me bibliographical references dealing with the following topics:

- Morphological and syntactical descriptions of ergative languages of South America.

- Valence changing in ergative languages of the world.

Thanks in advance,

Eva Monr?s
Universitat de Barcelona
LL Issue: 8.1471
Date posted: 12-Oct-1997


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