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Non‐Deverbal Adjectives

D. Gary Miller

in Latin Suffixal Derivatives in English: and Their Indo-European Ancestry

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199285051
eISBN:
9780191713682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285051.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics

This chapter details adjectives that are not derived from verbs. These include various composite relational adjectives and their historical extension from a suffix that became a genitive, variants ... More


Origins of Sound Change: Approaches to Phonologization

Alan C. L. Yu (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199573745
eISBN:
9780191745249
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573745.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This volume showcases the current state of the art in phonologization research, bringing together work by leading scholars in sound change research from different disciplinary and scholarly ... More


Dissimilation

Ritchie Robertson

in The ‘Jewish Question’ in German Literature 1749–1939: Emancipation and its Discontents

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199248889
eISBN:
9780191697784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248889.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter turns to what historians have recently called ‘dissimilation’, the affirmation of Jewishness in response to an unwelcoming society. It inquires into new ways of being Jewish and ... More


Forgetting

KLAUS HENTSCHEL

in The Mental Aftermath: The Mentality of German Physicists 1945-1949

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199205660
eISBN:
9780191709388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205660.003.0008
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

This chapter on forgetting distinguishes amnesia and unconscious repression of the past from intentional suppression and concealment of facts. The moral dilemma of ‘repression acrobats’ (Kempner) in ... More


Negotiating Three Identities: Schoenberg’s Socialization and Creative Work in America

Sabine Feisst

in Schoenberg’s New World: The American Years

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195372380
eISBN:
9780199896967
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372380.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

Chapter 3 illuminates Schoenberg’s socialization in and acculturation to America and shows how he negotiated three identities. His German identity is reflected in his interactions with his family and ... More


Between Assimilation and Dissimilation: The Jewish Community in the Course of Modernity

Tina Frühauf

in The Organ and its Music in German-Jewish Culture

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195337068
eISBN:
9780199852260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337068.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The organ and organ music played an important role in the efforts of German Jews during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries to preserve certain aspects of their Jewish identity and tradition ... More


The Morphology and Phonology of Exponence

Jochen Trommer (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199573721
eISBN:
9780199573738
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573721.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Phonetics / Phonology

Exponence is the mapping of morphosyntactic structure to phonological representations, a research area which is not only the traditional bone of contention between phonology and morphology, but also ... More


Introduction: Jewish Cultural Memory and the German Historical Novel

Jonathan Skolnik

in Jewish Pasts, German Fictions: History, Memory, and Minority Culture in Germany, 1824-1955

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804786072
eISBN:
9780804790598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786072.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

The introduction examines the relation between modern, secular Jewish history writing (Wissenschaft des Judentums, the “Jewish version of German historicism”) and historical fiction. It introduces ... More


Citizens, Workers, Voters: The Consequences of Plural Citizenship

in The Scramble for Citizens: Dual Nationality and State Competition for Immigrants

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782982
eISBN:
9780804784757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782982.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter shows that recent migration and citizenship opportunities have significant consequences in new receiving and old sending countries. In Spain and Italy, putative ethnic “return” migrants ... More


“As the Family Goes, So Goes the Nation”

in Germans into Jews: Remaking the Jewish Social Body in the Weimar Republic

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757119
eISBN:
9780804771405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757119.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter analyzes how Jews reworked the widely accepted notion of a postwar crisis of the family to reflect their concerns about the continued strength and viability of the Jewish community. Like ... More


Minimalist Computation of Vowel Harmony: Implications

Andrew Nevins

in Locality in Vowel Harmony

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262140973
eISBN:
9780262280570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262140973.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Lexicography

The Minimalist Program makes two key assumptions about the design of human language. First, computations are derivational and efficient and follow principles of least effort in order to satisfy ... More


Inhibitory mechanisms in speech planning maintain and maximize contrast

Sam Tilsen

in Origins of Sound Change: Approaches to Phonologization

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199573745
eISBN:
9780191745249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573745.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This chapter presents a motor planning-based account of how contrast is maintained in speech. In the absence of opposing forces, there is a tendency for assimilatory coarticulation to lead to sound ... More


Phonologization and the typology of feature behavior

Jeff Mielke

in Origins of Sound Change: Approaches to Phonologization

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199573745
eISBN:
9780191745249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573745.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This chapter measures the cross-linguistic frequency of the occurrence of classes defined by particular features, and examines the phonological behavior of these classes. The characteristic behavior ... More


Segmental processes

Matthew K. Gordon

in Phonological Typology

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199669004
eISBN:
9780191821745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669004.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

This chapter focuses on the typology of distributional constraints and alternations affecting segments. The discussion is divided according to the nature of the operations and constraints involved. ... More


Productivity and constraints

D. Gary Miller

in English Lexicogenesis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689880
eISBN:
9780191770371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689880.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter focuses on the most important potential, ephemeral, categorical, and processing constraints on derivations that appear to inhibit productivity. A morpheme can be productive if the ... More


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