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The Cambridge handbook of areal linguistics /

de Hickey, Raymond (edt.)
Collation: 1 vol. (XXVI-1005 p.) : ill., cartes. ; 26 cm. Collection: Cambridge handbooks in language and linguistics Édition: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017.ISBN: 9781107051614 (rel. sous jaquette); 1107051614.Contenu: Providing a contemporary and comprehensive look at the topical area of areal linguistics, this book looks systematically at different regions of the world whilst presenting a focussed and informed overview of the theory behind research into areal linguistics and language contact. The topicality of areal linguistics is thoroughly documented by a wealth of case studies from all major regions of the world and, with chapters from scholars with a broad spectrum of language expertise, it offers insights into the mechanisms of external language change. With no book currently like this on the market, The Cambridge Handbook of Areal Linguistics will be welcomed by students and scholars working on the history of language families, documentation and classification, and will help readers to understand the key area of areal linguistics within a broader linguistic contextTable des matières / Sommaire: P. 1 : Areas, Areal Features and Areality / Raymond HickeyPart I - Issues in Areal Linguistics
P. 19 : Why is it so Hard to Define a Linguistic Area? / Lyle Campbell
P. 40 : Areas and Universals / Balthasar Bickel
P. 55 : Reassessing Sprachbunds: A View from the Balkans / Victor A. Friedman, Brian D. Joseph
P. 88 : Areal Sound Patterns: From Perceptual Magnets to Stone Soup / Juliette Blevins
P. 122 : Convergence and Divergence in the Phonology of the Languages of Europe / Thomas Stolz, Nataliya Levkovych
P. 161 : Word Prominence and Areal Linguistics / Harry van der Hulst, Rob Goedemans, Keren Rice
P. 204 : Semantic Patterns from an Areal Perspective / Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm, Henrik LiljegrenPart II - Case Studies for Areal Linguistics
P. 239 : The Germanic Languages and Areal Linguistics / Johan van der Auwera, Daniël Van Olmen
P. 270 : Britain and Ireland / Raymond Hickey
P. 304 : Varieties of English / Bernd Kortmann, Verena Schröter
P. 331 : Slavic Languages / Alan Timberlake
P. 356 : The Caucasus / Sven Grawunder
P. 396 : Western Asia: East Anatolia as a Transition Zone / Geoffrey Haig
P. 424 : An Areal View of Africa / Bernd Heine, Anne-Maria Fehn
P. 446 : Areal Contact in Nilo-Saharan / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
P. 471 : Niger-Congo Languages / Jeff Good
P. 500 : The Kalahari Basin Area as a ‘Sprachbund’ before the Bantu Expansion / Tom Güldemann, Anne-Maria Fehn
P. 527 : South Africa and Areal Linguistics / Rajend Mesthrie
P. 551 : Jharkhand as a ‘Linguistic Area’: Language Contact Between Indo-Aryan and Munda in Eastern-Central South Asia / John Peterson
P. 575 : Sri Lanka and South India / Umberto Ansaldo
P. 586 : The Transeurasian Languages / Martine Robbeets
P. 627 : The Changing Profile of Case Marking in the Northeastern Siberia Area / Gregory D. S. Anderson
P. 651 : Languages of China in their East and Southeast Asian Context / Hilary Chappell
P. 677 : Language in the Mainland Southeast Asia Area / N. J. Enfield
P. 703 : Southeast Asian Tone in Areal Perspective / James Kirby, Marc Brunelle
P. 732 : The Areal Linguistics of Australia / Luisa Miceli, Alan Dench
P. 758 : Languages of the New Guinea Region / Malcolm Ross
P. 821 : Languages of Eastern Melanesia / Paul Geraghty
P. 852 : The Western Micronesian Sprachbund / Anthony P. Grant
P. 878 : Native North American Languages / Marianne Mithun
P. 934 : The Areal Linguistics of Amazonia / Patience Epps, Lev Michael
P. 964 : Linguistic Areas, Linguistic Convergence and River Systems in South America / Rik van Gijn, Harald Hammarström, Simon van de Kerke, Olga Krasnoukhova, Pieter Muysken
Sujet RAMEAU: Areal linguistics Handbooks, manuals, etc | Linguistic geography Handbooks, manuals, etc | Géographie linguistiqueType de document: OuvrageLangue du document: anglais
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Notes bibliogr. Index p.[997]-1005.

Providing a contemporary and comprehensive look at the topical area of areal linguistics, this book looks systematically at different regions of the world whilst presenting a focussed and informed overview of the theory behind research into areal linguistics and language contact. The topicality of areal linguistics is thoroughly documented by a wealth of case studies from all major regions of the world and, with chapters from scholars with a broad spectrum of language expertise, it offers insights into the mechanisms of external language change. With no book currently like this on the market, The Cambridge Handbook of Areal Linguistics will be welcomed by students and scholars working on the history of language families, documentation and classification, and will help readers to understand the key area of areal linguistics within a broader linguistic context

P. 1 Areas, Areal Features and Areality / Raymond Hickey Part I - Issues in Areal Linguistics P. 19 Why is it so Hard to Define a Linguistic Area? / Lyle Campbell P. 40 Areas and Universals / Balthasar Bickel P. 55 Reassessing Sprachbunds: A View from the Balkans / Victor A. Friedman, Brian D. Joseph P. 88 Areal Sound Patterns: From Perceptual Magnets to Stone Soup / Juliette Blevins P. 122 Convergence and Divergence in the Phonology of the Languages of Europe / Thomas Stolz, Nataliya Levkovych P. 161 Word Prominence and Areal Linguistics / Harry van der Hulst, Rob Goedemans, Keren Rice P. 204 Semantic Patterns from an Areal Perspective / Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm, Henrik Liljegren Part II - Case Studies for Areal Linguistics P. 239 The Germanic Languages and Areal Linguistics / Johan van der Auwera, Daniël Van Olmen P. 270 Britain and Ireland / Raymond Hickey P. 304 Varieties of English / Bernd Kortmann, Verena Schröter P. 331 Slavic Languages / Alan Timberlake P. 356 The Caucasus / Sven Grawunder P. 396 Western Asia: East Anatolia as a Transition Zone / Geoffrey Haig P. 424 An Areal View of Africa / Bernd Heine, Anne-Maria Fehn P. 446 Areal Contact in Nilo-Saharan / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal P. 471 Niger-Congo Languages / Jeff Good P. 500 The Kalahari Basin Area as a ‘Sprachbund’ before the Bantu Expansion / Tom Güldemann, Anne-Maria Fehn P. 527 South Africa and Areal Linguistics / Rajend Mesthrie P. 551 Jharkhand as a ‘Linguistic Area’: Language Contact Between Indo-Aryan and Munda in Eastern-Central South Asia / John Peterson P. 575 Sri Lanka and South India / Umberto Ansaldo P. 586 The Transeurasian Languages / Martine Robbeets P. 627 The Changing Profile of Case Marking in the Northeastern Siberia Area / Gregory D. S. Anderson P. 651 Languages of China in their East and Southeast Asian Context / Hilary Chappell P. 677 Language in the Mainland Southeast Asia Area / N. J. Enfield P. 703 Southeast Asian Tone in Areal Perspective / James Kirby, Marc Brunelle P. 732 The Areal Linguistics of Australia / Luisa Miceli, Alan Dench P. 758 Languages of the New Guinea Region / Malcolm Ross P. 821 Languages of Eastern Melanesia / Paul Geraghty P. 852 The Western Micronesian Sprachbund / Anthony P. Grant P. 878 Native North American Languages / Marianne Mithun P. 934 The Areal Linguistics of Amazonia / Patience Epps, Lev Michael P. 964 Linguistic Areas, Linguistic Convergence and River Systems in South America / Rik van Gijn, Harald Hammarström, Simon van de Kerke, Olga Krasnoukhova, Pieter Muysken

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