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Published: 22 November 2001

472 Pages | numerous figures and maps


ISBN: 9780198299813

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Areal Diffusion and Genetic Inheritance

Problems in Comparative Linguistics

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald and R. M. W. Dixon

Explorations in Linguistic Typology

  • Explains cultural and linguistic change, and provides a general discussion of which kinds of linguistic feature can and cannot be borrowed
  • Contributions from leading scholars in their fields and by leading general linguists
  • Covers Ancient Anatolia, Modern Anatolia, Australia, Amazonia, Oceania, Southeast and East Asia, and Sub-Saharan Africa

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