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The Resource Variation, selection, development : probing the evolutionary model of language change, edited by Regine Eckardt, Gerhard Jäger, Tonjes Veenstra

Variation, selection, development : probing the evolutionary model of language change, edited by Regine Eckardt, Gerhard Jäger, Tonjes Veenstra

Label
Variation, selection, development : probing the evolutionary model of language change
Title
Variation, selection, development
Title remainder
probing the evolutionary model of language change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Regine Eckardt, Gerhard Jäger, Tonjes Veenstra
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P142
LC item number
.V37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eckardt, Regine
  • Jäger, Gerhard
  • Veenstra, Tonjes
Series statement
Trends in linguistics.
Series volume
197
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linguistic change
  • Creole dialects
  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
Label
Variation, selection, development : probing the evolutionary model of language change, edited by Regine Eckardt, Gerhard Jäger, Tonjes Veenstra
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The present volume emerged from the contributions to the 4. Blankensee-Colloquium which took place on July 14-16, 2005 in Berlin-Schmöckwitz." -- p. [v]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction/
  • Regine Eckardt
  • p. 1
  • Survey
  • Language change as cultural evolution: Evolutionary approaches to language change/
  • Anette Rosenbach
  • p. 23
  • Formal Approaches
  • Language change as a source of word order correlations/
  • Brady Clark
  • Matthew Goldrick
  • Kenneth Konopka
  • p. 75
  • Evolutionary motivations for semantic universals/
  • Robert van Rooij
  • p. 103
  • Back to nature or nurture: Using computer models in creole genesis/
  • Teresa Satterfield
  • p. 143
  • Forces in Language Change
  • Economy of Merge and grammaticalization: Two steps in the evolution of language/
  • Elly van Gelderen
  • p. 179
  • Prehistoric and posthistoric language in oblivion/
  • Wouter Kusters
  • p. 199
  • Grammaticalization, constructions and the incremental development of language: Suggestions from the development of Degree Modifiers in English/
  • Elizabeth Closs Traugott
  • p. 219
  • Cognitive Foundations
  • two faces of Creole grammar and their implications for the origin of complex language/
  • Alain Kihm
  • p. 253
  • Functional similarities between bimanual coordination and topic/comment structure/
  • Manfred Krifka
  • p. 307
  • Inflectional morphology and universal grammar: post hoc versus propter hoc/
  • John McWhorter
  • p. 337
  • Why don't apes point?/
  • Michael Tomasello
  • p. 375
  • Index of subjects.
  • p. 397
  • Index of languages.
  • p. 400
  • Index of persons.
  • p. 401
Control code
021667638
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 408 p.
Isbn
9783110198690
Lccn
2007050434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Variation, selection, development : probing the evolutionary model of language change, edited by Regine Eckardt, Gerhard Jäger, Tonjes Veenstra
Publication
Note
"The present volume emerged from the contributions to the 4. Blankensee-Colloquium which took place on July 14-16, 2005 in Berlin-Schmöckwitz." -- p. [v]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction/
  • Regine Eckardt
  • p. 1
  • Survey
  • Language change as cultural evolution: Evolutionary approaches to language change/
  • Anette Rosenbach
  • p. 23
  • Formal Approaches
  • Language change as a source of word order correlations/
  • Brady Clark
  • Matthew Goldrick
  • Kenneth Konopka
  • p. 75
  • Evolutionary motivations for semantic universals/
  • Robert van Rooij
  • p. 103
  • Back to nature or nurture: Using computer models in creole genesis/
  • Teresa Satterfield
  • p. 143
  • Forces in Language Change
  • Economy of Merge and grammaticalization: Two steps in the evolution of language/
  • Elly van Gelderen
  • p. 179
  • Prehistoric and posthistoric language in oblivion/
  • Wouter Kusters
  • p. 199
  • Grammaticalization, constructions and the incremental development of language: Suggestions from the development of Degree Modifiers in English/
  • Elizabeth Closs Traugott
  • p. 219
  • Cognitive Foundations
  • two faces of Creole grammar and their implications for the origin of complex language/
  • Alain Kihm
  • p. 253
  • Functional similarities between bimanual coordination and topic/comment structure/
  • Manfred Krifka
  • p. 307
  • Inflectional morphology and universal grammar: post hoc versus propter hoc/
  • John McWhorter
  • p. 337
  • Why don't apes point?/
  • Michael Tomasello
  • p. 375
  • Index of subjects.
  • p. 397
  • Index of languages.
  • p. 400
  • Index of persons.
  • p. 401
Control code
021667638
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 408 p.
Isbn
9783110198690
Lccn
2007050434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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