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The Journal of Comparative Germanic Linguistics

The Journal of Comparative Germanic Linguistics

Editor-in-Chief: S. Wurmbrand

ISSN: 1383-4924 (print version)
ISSN: 1572-8552 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10828

Susi Wurmbrand, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA

Associate Editor:
Jim Wood, Yale University, New Haven, USA

Honorary Editorial Board members:
Henk van Riemsdijk, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Ken Safir, Rutgers University
Höskuldur Thráinsson, University of Iceland
Gert Webelhuth, University of Frankfurt

Editorial Board:

Klaus Abels, University College London; Peter Ackema, University of EdinburghSjef Barbiers, Meertens Institute, Amsterdam; Josef Bayer, University of Konstanz; Norbert Corver, Utrecht University; Molly Diesing, Cornell UniversityJoseph Emonds, Palacky University; Martin Everaert, Utrecht University; Thórhallur Eythórsson, University of Iceland; Gisbert Fanselow, University of PotsdamCaroline Heycock, University of Edinburgh; Arild Hestvik, University of Delaware; Jarich F. Hoekstra, University of Kiel; Anders Holmberg,  Newcastle UniversityMartin Julien, Lund University; René Kager, Utrecht University; Hilda Koopman, University of California, Los Angeles; Winfried Lechner, University of Athens; Jason Merchant, University of Chicago; Armin Mester, University of California, Santa Cruz; Line Mikkelsen, University of California, Berkeley; Gereon Müller, Universität Leipzig; Stefan Müller, Freie Universität Berlin; Ad Neeleman, University College London; Susan Pintzuk, University of York; Christer Platzack, Lund University; Florian Schäfer, University of Stuttgart; Peter Svenonius, CASTL, University of Tromsø - The Arctic University of Norway; Carola Trips, University of Mannheim; Joel Wallenberg, Newcastle University



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    The Journal of Comparative Germanic Linguistics provides a platform for discussion of theoretical linguistic research into the modern and older languages and dialects of the Germanic family. Contributions that establish robust empirical generalizations within a formal theory of grammar that permit precise discussions are welcome. The empirical range of the work may either involve cross-linguistic comparison within the Germanic family or elucidate issues in Germanic linguistics through the exemplary analysis of one Germanic language.

    Areas of linguistics covered include: Morphology, Phonology, Pragmatics, Semantics and Syntax.

    The journal will be published three times per year in the English language. Squibs, replies, book and dissertation reviews will be included.

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