PDF or EPUB Remarks on the Phonological Evolution of Russian in Comparison with the Other Slavic Languages
Roman Jakobson ☆ 9 SUMMARYThe first English translation of a classic and groundbreaking work in historical phonologyThis is the first
translation of a 1929 work in historical phonology #by the Understanding Sabermetrics renowned linguist Roman Jakobson considered the founder of modern structural linguistics Aevolutionary treatment #the Immersive Theater And Activism renowned linguist Roman Jakobson considered the founder of modern structural linguistics Aevolutionary treatment Russian and Slavic linguistics the book introduced a new type of historical linguistics that focused on the systematic easons behind phonological change Ather than treating such changes as haphazard Jakobson #here presents a teleological purposeful to language #presents teleological purposeful approach to language He concludes by placing his book in the context #of the exciting structural developments of the era including Einstein's theories Cezanne's art and Lev Berg's #the exciting structural developments of the era including Einstein's theories Cezanne's art and Lev Berg's original Russian version of the book was lost during the 1939 German invasion of Brno Czechoslovakia and the only edition available until now has been the French ,English Translation Of A
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