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Handbook of Historical Linguistics by Brian D. Joseph
Book Description"The Handbook of Historical Linguistics" provides a detailed account of the numerous issues, methods, and results that characterize current work in historical linguistics, the area of linguistics most directly concerned with language change as well as past language states. This title contains an extensive introduction that places the study of historical linguistics in its proper context within linguistics and the historical sciences in general. It covers the methodology of historical linguistics and presents sophisticated overviews of the principles governing phonological, morphological, syntactic, and semantic change. It includes contributions from the leading specialists in the field.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781405127479
(246mm x 176mm x 47mm)
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Dec-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Brian D. Joseph
Synchrony and Diachrony of the Balkan Infinitive, Paperback (March 2009)
This study offers a comprehensive and illuminating account of the loss of the infinitive and its replacement by finite verb forms by the languages of the Balkan peninsula.
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* Provides a comprehensive and current account of the numerous issues, methods, and results that characterize historical linguistics. * Contains an extensive introduction that places the study of historical linguistics in its proper context within linguistics and the historical sciences in general.
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Author Biography - Brian D. Joseph
Brian D. Joseph is Professor of Linguistics and Kenneth E. Naylor Professor of South Slavic Linguistics at The Ohio State University. Within historical linguistics, his research focuses mainly on Indo-European languages. He has written and edited numerous books - including Language History, Language Change, and Language Relationship (with Hans H. Hock, 1996) and The Synchrony and Diachrony of the Balkan Infinitive (1983) - and has published over 160 articles. He became editor of the journal Language in 2002. Richard D. Janda is Senior Lecturer and Coordinator for Undergraduate Education in the Department of Linguistics at The Ohio State University. A specialist in both Germanic and Romance linguistics, he has written widely not only on diachronic but also on synchronic issues in phonology, morphology, and morphosyntax, as well as on historical linguistics in general. His more than 70 publications focus on drawing broader implications from the application of theory to specific problems of structure, function, variation, and change in individual languages.
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