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Syntax of the World's Languages (SWL 1): Leipzig (Germany), 5-8 August 2004

"This conference will bring together researchers working on the syntactic structure of less widely studied languages from a variety of perspectives. Contributions are expected to be based on first-hand data of individual languages or to adopt a broadly comparative perspective. All major theoretical frameworks are equally welcome, as is work done in analytical frameworks developed in typology or field linguistics.Papers that adopt a diachronic/historical-comparative perspective or that discuss language-contact effects are also welcome, as are papers dealing with morphological or semantic issues, as long as syntactic issues also play a major role..."

Format:  Website
Publisher:  University of Leipzig and Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Publication City:  Leipzig
Date:  2004