En nordisk språkhistoria

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A presentation of The Nordic languages: An international handbook of the history of North Germanic languages (vol. 1 appeared in 2002, vol. 2 in 2005). Methodical and theoretical pluralism are graned to the contributors. The general organization and periodization of the work is discussed. An outline is given how the work was intended to handle synchrony vs. diachrony, language us vs. language system, description vs. explanation.
Original languageSwedish
Title of host publicationStudier i svensk språkhistoria 5 (Nordsvenska 11)
EditorsLars-Erik Edlund
PublisherUmeå University
VolumeNordsvenska 11
Publication statusPublished - 2000
EventStudier i svensk språkhistoria 5 - Umeå universiet
Duration: 1997 Nov 201997 Nov 22

Publication series

VolumeNordsvenska 11
ISSN (Print)0282-7182


ConferenceStudier i svensk språkhistoria 5

Bibliographical note

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The record was previously connected to the following departments: Swedish (015011001)

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Languages and Literature

Free keywords

  • Nordic languages
  • language history

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