Tom Güldemann – « Areal linguistics in Africa before a new approach to its genealogical language classification » – Chaire Internationale 2019

Tom Güldemann – « Areal linguistics in Africa before a new approach to its genealogical language classification » – Chaire Internationale 2019

Lecture 1: « African language classification beyond Greenberg » The widely accepted genealogical classification of African languages to date is Greenberg’s (1963) scheme that comprises just four indigenous super-families, namely Khoisan, Niger-Congo, Nilo-Saharan, and...