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A reader in historical and comparative linguistics / Allan R. Keiler.

New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1971] .
ISBN 9780030848940, 0030848946

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Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Comparative linguistics.
Historical linguistics.
Historische Sprachwissenschaft.
Historische taalwetenschap.
Kontrastive Linguistik.
Linguistica Historica.
Vergelijkende taalwetenschap.
Description viii, 367 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Part 1. Linugistic reconstruction : Genetic relationship among languages / H.A. Gleason, Jr. -- The development of the Indo-European labiovelars with special reference to the dialects of ancient Italy / Joshua Whatmough -- The reconstruction of proto-romance / Robert A. Hall, Jr. -- Comparative method / Henry M. Hoenigswald -- Internal reconstruction of phonemic split / James W. Marchand -- Internal reconstruction in Seneca / Wallace L. Chafe.
Part 2. Theory of sound change : Some thoughts on sound laws / J. Vendryès -- Principles of historical phonology / Roman Jakobson -- Function, structure, and sound change / André Martinet -- An issue in the theory of sound change: the neogrammarian position and its disconfirmation / Paul M. Postal.
Part 3. Diachronic syntax : Diachronic syntax and generative grammar / Elizabeth Closs Traugott -- Diachronic change in the complement system / Robin Lakoff.
Part 4. Dialectology : Family tree, wave theory, and dialectology / Ernst Pulgram -- On the theory of phonological associations among languages / Roman Jakobson -- Is a structural dialectology possible? / Uriel Weinreich -- On the mechanism of linguistic change / William Labov -- Ordered rules, dialect differences, and historical processes / Sol Saporta.
Part 5. Universals and typology : Typological studies and their contribution to historical comparative linguistics / Roman Jakobson -- Some universals of grammar with particular reference to the order of meaningful elements / Joseph H. Greenberg -- Linguistic universals and linguistic change / Paul Kiparsky.
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