List of John Benjamins publications for which Guido Seiler plays a role.
The Dialect Laboratory: Dialects as a testing ground for theories of language change
Edited by Gunther De Vogelaer and Guido Seiler
[Studies in Language Companion Series, 128] 2012. vi, 297 pp.
Subjects Historical linguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology | Theoretical linguistics
Reichenbach meets underspecification: A novel approach to the perfect-past-cycle in German (and elsewhere). Journal of Historical Linguistics 12:1, pp. 108–1662022.
This paper investigates the long-term diachronic development of the perfect and preterite tenses in German and provides a novel analysis by supplementing Reichenbach’s (1947) classical theory of tense by the notion of underspecification. Based on a newly compiled parallel corpus spanning the entire… read more | Article
The dialect laboratory: Introductory remarks. The Dialect Laboratory: Dialects as a testing ground for theories of language change, De Vogelaer, Gunther and Guido Seiler (eds.), pp. 1–322012.
The role of functional factors in language change: An evolutionary approach. Competing Models of Linguistic Change: Evolution and beyond, Nedergaard Thomsen, Ole (ed.), pp. 163–1822006.