Über den Autor
MARC VAN OOSTENDORP is Senior Researcher at the Department of Variationist Linguistics at the Meertens Institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, and Professor of Phonological Microvariation at the University of Leiden. He holds an MA in Computational Linguistics and a PhD from Tilburg University.
COLIN J. EWEN is Professor and Chair of English Language and Linguistics at the University of Leiden. He holds an MA in English Language and Linguistics and a PhD from the University of Edinburgh. He is editor (with Ellen Kaisse) of the journal Phonology.
ELIZABETH HUME is Professor and Chair of the Department of Linguistics at The Ohio State University. She holds a PhD and MA in linguistics from Cornell University, an MA in French and Social Psychology of Language from McMaster University, and a BA in French from Université Laval.
KEREN RICE is University Professor and Canada Research Chair in Linguistics and Aboriginal Studies at the University of Toronto. She holds an MA and PhD in Linguistics from the University of Toronto and a BA in Linguistics from Cornell University.
1: General Issues and Segmental Phonology.rn2: Suprasegmental and Prosodic Phonology.rn3: Phonological Processes.rn4: Phonological Interfaces.rn5: Phonology Across Languages.
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