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Special issue of Historiographia Linguistica 42:2/3 (2015)

[Historiographia Linguistica, 42:2/3]  2015.  iv, 257 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Articles / Aufsätze
On the Linguistic Ideas Underlying the Work of 16th-Century Mesoamerican Missionaries
Miguel Ángel Esparza Torres
211–232
El modelo nebrisense del Arte de la lengua mexicana (1547) de fray Andrés de Olmos
José Miguel Baños Baños y Heréndira Téllez Nieto
233–260
The Chamorro Verb according to Diego Luis de Sanvitores (1627–1672)
Pierre Winkler
261–313
A Contrastive Study of 18th-Century Word-Lists: Translations into some fifty American and Philippine languages
Rebeca Fernández Rodríguez
315–333
Early Descriptions of Pama-Nyungan Ergativity
Clara Stockigt
335–377
Mission, Politics and Linguistic Research: The case of the Anindilyakwa language of North Australia
Laura Rademaker
379–400
Review Article / Rapport Critique / Forschungsbericht
Roman Jakobson: Analyses et évaluations de son apport aux sciences du langage, de la littérature et de l’information
Compte rendu par Roger Comtet
401–422
Reviews / Comptes Rendus / Besprechungen
George J. Metcalf, On Language Diversity and Relationship from Bibliander to Adelung. Ed. by Toon Van Hal & Raf Van Rooy (Amsterdam, 2013)
Reviewed by Peter T. Daniels
423–427
Battaner Moro, Elena, Las ideas lingüísticas de John R. Firth (Münster, 2014)
Reviewed by John A. Goldsmith
428–433
Felix Córdoba Rodríguez, Ernesto González Seoane & María Dolores Sánchez Palomino (eds.), Lexicografía de las lenguas románicas: Perspectiva histórica. Volumen I (Berlin & New York, 2014)
Reviewed by Steven N. Dworkin
434–440
Malgorzata Anna Kaminska, A History of the Concise Oxford Dictionary (Frankfurt am Main, 2014)
Reviewed by Charlotte Brewer
441–445
Wulf Oesterreicher & Maria Selig (Hrg.), Geschichtlichkeit von Sprache und Text: Philologien— Disziplingenese— Wissenschaftshistoriographie (Paderborn, 2014)
Reviewed by Philipp Krämer
446–452
Johanna Wolf, Kontinuität und Wandel der Philologien. Textarchäologische Studien zur Entstehung der Romanischen Philologie im 19. Jahrhundert. (Tübingen, 2012)
Rezensiert von Andreas Gardt
453–456
Jacqueline Léon, Histoire de l’automatisation des sciences du langage (Lyon, 2015)
Reviewed by Bernard Ycart
457–460
Miscellanea: Notes / Notizen — Documents / Dokumente
Historical Notes on the Term ‘absolutive’
Thomas Lindner
461–464
Koerner’s Korner
E.F.K. Koerner
465–468
Subjects
BIC Subject: CBX – Language: history & general works
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General