Stability and Instability in Grammar
ICL20 Workshop | International Congress of Linguistics, July 2–6, 2018, Cape Town, South Africa


Dates and Locations: t.b.a.

Accepted Talks:

  • Andreas Baumann (University of Vienna): Towards a standardized measurement of linguistic stability
  • Eugen Hill (University of Cologne): Towards an integrative model of change in argument marking on verbs
  • Gerhard Jäger (Eberhard Karls University Tübingen): Statistical estimation of diachronic stability from synchronic data
  • Henri Kauhanen (University of Konstanz): Greenberg's dynamic typology explains the geographical distribution of linguistic features: Application of a cellular automaton model to WALS
  • Ranko Matasović (University of Zagreb): Diachronic stability of agreement systems