Institute for Web Science and Technologies · Universität Koblenz - Landau
Institute WeST

A Glimpse into Evolutionary Linguistics

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Lukas Schmelzeisen

Evolutionary Linguistics is the study of the origins and the development of human language. Although most human languages differ substantially in the details they share a lot of general structure. Analyzing and trying to explain these "invariants" in language is an interesting field of study. This talk tries to give a glimpse into that field and is rounded off with some ideas for a potential PhD thesis.


07.01.16 - 10:15
B 016