Understanding language genealogy

Alternatives to the tree model

Special issue of the Journal of Historical Linguistics 9:1 (2019)

Editors
| Australian National University
| LaTTiCe, CNRS, École Normale Supérieure, Univ. Paris 3 Sorbonne nouvelle, Australian National University
| Uppsala University
[Journal of Historical Linguistics, 9:1]  2019.  v, 176 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Introduction
Problems with, and alternatives to, the tree model in historical linguistics
Siva Kalyan, Alexandre François and Harald Hammarström
1–8
Articles
Detecting non-tree-like signal using multiple tree topologies
Annemarie Verkerk
9–69
Visualizing the Boni dialects with Historical Glottometry
Alexander Elias
70–91
Subgrouping the Sogeram languages: A critical appraisal of Historical Glottometry
Don Daniels, Danielle Barth and Wolfgang Barth
92–127
Save the trees: Why we need tree models in linguistic reconstruction (and when we should apply them)
Guillaume Jacques and Johann-Mattis List
128–166
When the waves meet the trees: A response to Jacques and List
Siva Kalyan and Alexandre François
167–176
Subjects
BIC Subject: CFF – Historical & comparative linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009010 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Historical & Comparative