Matthias Hüning

List of John Benjamins publications for which Matthias Hüning plays a role.


Standard Languages and Multilingualism in European History

Edited by Matthias Hüning, Ulrike Vogl and Olivier Moliner

Subjects Historical linguistics | Language policy | Multilingualism | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology

Contrastive Linguistics and other Approaches to Language Comparison

Edited by Matthias Hüning and Barbara Schlücker

Special issue of Languages in Contrast 12:1 (2012) v, 119 pp.
Subjects Comparative linguistics | Theoretical linguistics


Moliner, Olivier, Ulrike Vogl and Matthias Hüning. 2013. Chapter 19. Europe’s multilingualism in the context of a European culture of standard languages. Exploring the Dynamics of Multilingualism: The DYLAN project, Berthoud, Anne-Claude, François Grin and Georges Lüdi (eds.), pp. 407–428
Starting from the central DYLAN question as to the conditions under which Europeans consider multilingualism as an advantage or as a drawback, the present chapter primarily discusses the historical aspects of European multilingualism. Methodically, many of the aspects dealt with are based on an… read more | Article
Word formation, like other lexical phenomena, seems to be a difficult terrain for contrastive linguistics since it hardly allows for significant and insightful generalizations about the differences between two languages, as has been stated in the literature more than once. This paper investigates… read more | Article