LINGUIST List 26.2752

Wed Jun 03 2015

TOC: Asia-Pacific Language Variation 1/1 (2015)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 03-Jun-2015
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Asia-Pacific Language Variation Vol. 1, No. 1 (2015)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Asia-Pacific Language Variation
Volume Number: 1
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2015

Main Text:

2015. iii, 108 pp.

Table of Contents

1 – 6


The discovery of the unexpected
William Labov
7 – 22

The speech community as a social fact
Gillian Sankoff
23 – 51

A sociotonetic study of Lalo tone split in progress
Cathryn Yang, James N. Stanford and Zhengyu Yang
52 – 77

Turning variation on its head: Analysing subject prefixes in Nkep (Vanuatu) for language documentation
Miriam Meyerhoff
78 – 108

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            Lalo, Xishanba (ywt)

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