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"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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Program Name:

Linguistics Program
Alternate Name: Stanford Linguistics
Program Homepage: http://linguistics.stanford.edu/
Institution: Stanford University
Address: Margaret Jacks Hall
Building 460
City: Stanford
Zip/Postal Code: 94305-2150
State/Province: California
Country: USA
Application Deadline: December 30

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Phone: (650) 723-4284
Fax: (650) 723-5666
Program Size: Large (over 25 students)
Program Description: The Stanford University Department of Linguistics is a very vibrant center of research and teaching, with 20 faculty members, 40 graduate students, and a lively undergraduate major.

The range of languages studied is diverse and the scope of active research and teaching is broad, including acquisition, computational linguistics, historical linguistics, morphology, phonetics, phonology, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, semantics, sociolinguistics, syntax, typology and variation.
Available Financial Aid: Offers of admission to the Linguistics PhD program are accompanied by graduate support packages that fund the full five years of doctoral study, including tuition and a stipend, regardless of citizenship. Department funding is not available to students in the MA program.

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