Winfred P. Lehmann

List of John Benjamins publications for which Winfred P. Lehmann plays a role.


Language Typology 1988: Typological Models in the Service of Reconstruction

Edited by Winfred P. Lehmann and Helen-Jo Jakusz Hewitt

[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 81] 1991. vi, 182 pp.
Subjects Historical linguistics | Theoretical linguistics | Typology
Subjects Historical linguistics | Typology


Lehmann, Winfred P. 2004 Derivational Morphology of the Early Indo-European VerbStudies in Baltic and Indo-European Linguistics: In honor of William R. Schmalstieg, Baldi, Philip and Pietro U. Dini (eds.), pp. 113 ff. | Chapter
Lehmann, Winfred P. 2000 My early years in machine translationEarly Years in Machine Translation: Memoirs and biographies of pioneers, Hutchins, John W. (ed.), pp. 147 ff. | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 2000 8. The Development of Adequate Formalism in LinguisticsFunctional Approaches to Language, Culture and Cognition: Papers in honor of Sydney M. Lamb, Lockwood, David G., Peter H. Fries and James E. Copeland (eds.), pp. 125 ff. | Chapter
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1999 Towards a History of Early Indo-EuropeanDiachronica 16:1, pp. 67–95 | Article
SUMMARY The author argues that Indo-Europeanists must now set out to produce a history of the language to upgrade the 'purely systematic form' of Brug-mann's Grundriss (1897: xi) and Meillet's 'correspondences that are the sole reality for the comparatist to study' ( 1937[ 1922]:viii). Residues… read more
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1991 The Importance of Models in Historical LinguisticsLanguage Typology 1988: Typological Models in the Service of Reconstruction, Lehmann, Winfred P. and Helen-Jo Jakusz Hewitt (eds.), pp. 1 ff. | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1990 In Search of the Indo-EuropeansDiachronica 7:1, pp. 101–116 | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1990 Raimo Anttila. Historical and Comparative LinguisticsStudies in Language 14:1, pp. 249–251 | Squib
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1990 Syntactic ResiduesLanguage Typology 1987: Systematic Balance in Language, Lehmann, Winfred P. (ed.), pp. 171 ff. | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1989 Review of Geniušienė (1987): The typology of reflexivesStudies in Language 13:1, pp. 213–221 | Review
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1988 Review of Hettrich (1988): Untersuchungen zur Hypotaxe im VedischenDiachronica 5:1/2, pp. 207–217 | Review
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1987 Bloomfield as an Indo-EuropeanistHistoriographia Linguistica 14:1/2, pp. 163–172 | Article
In Bloomfield’s day, Indo-European studies had become ingrown and isolated from general linguistics. Bloomfield was one of those who contributed to restoring Indo-European linguistics to its proper place. His training, especially at Leipzig, gave him control of the data and the theory by which… read more
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1987 Bloomfield as an Indo-EuropeanistLeonard Bloomfield: Essays on his life & work, Hall, Jr., Robert A. (ed.), pp. 163 ff. | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1987 TimePapers from the 7th International Conference on Historical Linguistics, Giacalone Ramat, Anna, Onofrio Carruba and Giuliano Bernini (eds.), pp. 339 ff. | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1986 Fick and Kleuker on Jones – Riga 1795Historiographia Linguistica 13:1, pp. 19–26 | Article
Avenues of the impact of Sir William Jones’s Discourses, especially his Third, on the continent are of great interest, in view of the development of Indo-European historical linguistics there rather than in England. Translations may account for that impact, such as those carried out by Johann… read more
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1986 PrimesLanguage Typology 1985: Papers from the Linguistic Typology Symposium, Moscow, 9–13 Dec. 1985, Lehmann, Winfred P. (ed.), pp. 1 ff. | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1985 Typology and the Study of Language ChangeDiachronica 2:1, pp. 35–49 | Article
SUMMARY In seeking to comprehend language, including language change, linguists need a framework. A century and a half of phonological study has provided such a framework, as evident especially in Trubetzkoy's Principles of Phonology. Change in phonological systems is clarified by attention to its… read more
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1984 1. Mellow Glory: See language steadily and see it wholeNew Directions in Linguistics and Semiotics, Copeland, James E. (ed.), pp. 17 ff. | Chapter
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1982 Vant Er Stafs Vífi: Am. 12.9: ‘The Woman Omitted A Stave’Festschrift für Karl Schneider, Dick, Ernst S. und Kurt R. Jankowsky (Hrsg.), pp. 43 ff. | Article
Lehmann, Winfred P. 1979 Internal Reconstruction and Historical SyntaxStudies in Language 3:1, pp. 65–89 | Article