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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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Name: Jeroen  van de Weijer
Institution: Universiteit Leiden
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Homepage: http://www.lucl.leidenuniv.nl/index.php3?m=2&c=19
State and/or Country: Netherlands   
Linguistic Field(s): Phonology
Specialty: Segmental structure
Selected Publications: http://www.lucl.leidenuniv.nl/index.php3?m=2&c=25
Announced on LINGUIST :  Issues in Japanese Phonology and Morphology
 Leiden in Last: Hil Phonology Papers I
 Optimality Theory: Phonology, Syntax, and Acquisition
 The Phonological Spectrum
 The Phonological Spectrum
 Usage-Based Approaches to Dutch
 The Internal Organization of Phonological Segments
 Special Edition on Developmental Paths in Phonological Acquisition
 Leiden Papers in Linguistics 2.4
 Linguistics in the Netherlands 2005
 Voicing in Japanese
 Linguistics in the Netherlands 2006
 Voicing in Dutch
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Optimality Theory: Phonology, Syntax, and Acquisition
 The Internal Organization of Phonological Segments
 The Phonological Spectrum
 The Phonological Spectrum
 Voicing in Japanese
Courses Taught: Phonology; morphology; phonetics-phonology; voicing; vowel harmony; sociolinguistics and language change; OT; varieties of English
Dissertation Director * of: Phonological Grammar and Frequency: An integrated approach: Evidence from German, Indonesian and Japanese
(Marjoleine Sloos, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Multiple Parallel Grammars in the Acquisition of Stress in Greek L1
(Marina Tzakosta, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Laura J. Downing, T. Alan Hall & Renate Raffelsiefen (eds.), Paradigms in phonological theory (Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics 8). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. Pp. x+349.

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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