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“Except in the case of Andrade”: Manuel J. Andrade’s Quileute (1933) on the questions of “drift” and “function”

Perry Wong University of Chicago While currently nearly unknown, Manuel J. Andrade (1885-1941)[1] is one of the central figures in the history of linguistics in the United States. He was a student of Boas at Columbia and an early methodological

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La historiograf√≠a mexicana en el contexto de los estudios ling√ľ√≠sticos actuales

Ana Balderas Garc√≠a Universidad Nacional Aut√≥noma de M√©xico El quehacer ling√ľ√≠stico en M√©xico se remonta al encuentro entre culturas que se dio en el siglo XVI. La imperiosa necesidad de convertir a los nativos al cristianismo, llevando el desconocimiento de

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Emile Benveniste et les langues am√©rindiennes.

Chlo√© Laplantine Laboratoire d‚ÄôHistoire des Th√©ories Linguistiques CNRS-Universit√© Paris Diderot Les langues am√©rindiennes ont une place critique dans la linguistique d’Emile Benveniste (1902-1976). A deux reprises dans les Probl√®mes de linguistique g√©n√©rale, il explique l‚Äôimportance pour l‚Äôhistoire de la linguistique

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