Language & History

(The median citation count of Language & History is 0. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Lepsius as a linguist: fieldwork, philology, phonetics, and ‘the Hamitic hypothesis’5
Start afresh or return? The impact of the Reform Movement on northern German English language teaching3
Saussure’sCoursand the Monosyllabic Myth: the perception of Chinese in early linguistic theory2
Prescriptivism on its own terms. Perceptions and realities of usage in Siegenbeek’sLijst(1847)2
Explaining the foundations of global English. A review article onGlobal English and political economy, by John O’Regan (Routledge 2021)2
La voix humaine: instrument à vent ou instrument à cordes? Un parcours historique (XVIIe/XVIIIe siècles) autour de cette question2
Early Irish grammarians and the study of speech sound1
Soviet Indology and the critique of colonial philology: the work of Aleksei Barannikov in the light of Dalit studies1
Linguistic fieldwork at the end of empire: British officials and American structuralists in Anthony Burgess’ Malayan trilogy1
Oral skills versus structural knowledge: the Reform Movement and the Grammar-Translation Method1
The notion of ‘adjective’ in the history of Pamean language descriptions1
The confessional sciences: scientific lexicography and sexology in theOxford English Dictionary1
Semiology at the service of ‘sociolinguistics’ in Charles Bally’s course notes1
Definitions, dialectic and Irish grammatical theory in Carolingian glosses on Priscian: a case study using a close and distant reading approach1
Joseph Neef (1770-1854): a forgotten pioneer of applying phonetics and regularised phonic materials to the initial teaching of literacy in English1
A Chinese textbook of Manchu and its Western translations1
Ghosts of the past: the uncanny presence of Nazi sources in post-war sociolinguistics1
The emergence and development of Saussurean linguistic thought and structural linguistics in Turkey1
Stanley Leathes and his influence on ‘The Leathes Report’1
Grammar–translation method? Why a history of the methods?Considerations from a Spanish perspective1
‘A philosopher’s grammar’: Henry Sweet’s ‘general’, ‘universal’, and ‘philosophical grammar’1
Politics and linguistic thought: perspectives and interpretations0
Der Geist, der stets verneint: Roger Lass’s epistemology of linguistic change0
Grammatical category versus comparative concept in missionary grammars of Tamil (16th-18th centuries): the description of the relative clause0
Religious difference, colonial politics, and Grierson’sLinguistic Survey of India0
Language and Meaning in the Age of Modernism. C.K. Ogden and his Contemporaries Language and Meaning in the Age of Modernism. C.K.Ogden and his Contemporaries , by James0
The Cambridge Handbook of Language Standardization The Cambridge Handbook of Language Standardization , by Wendy Ayres-Bennett and John Bellamy (eds), Cambridge, Cambrid0
American linguistics in transition: from post-Bloomfieldian structuralism to generative grammar American linguistics in transition: from post-Bloomfieldian structuralism to generative g0
‘Brief Conversations for Pilgrims’: Rasputin, Russian-speaking travellers and the pilgrim experience in Jerusalem in 1911–19120
Chapters of Dependency Grammar: A historical survey from Antiquity to Tesnière0
A Jesuit grammar in the Anglican London of King James II: The first English edition of Manuel Álvares’ Latin grammar (1686–1687)0
A History of the study of the indigenous languages of North America0
Leonard Bloomfield and Albanese0
Introduction: the crosslinguistic application of grammatical categories in the history of linguistics0
Language loyalty and language shift in Bohemia in the long 19th century based on the language biography of Friedrich (Bedřich) Smetana0
Spelling reform in Tudor England: dialogues, debates and political frames0
The French aorist in sixteenth-century grammar, or how to make the best of a bad Greek concept0
Medical metaphors, body politic and John Hart’s conceptualisation of orthographic reform0
For the Sake of the Vedas: the Anglo-German life of Friedrich Rosen, 1805-1837 For the Sake of the Vedas: the Anglo-German life of Friedrich Rosen, 1805-1837 , by Rosane0
William Dwight Whitney’s study of language acquisition in The Life and Growth of Language (1875): His entry point to his scientific method and theory of language and min0
Language, memory and remembering: explorations in historical sociolinguistics0
The diffusion of English in late medieval social networks: Henry V, Robert Chicheley, London Grocers, and London Brewers0
Women in the history of linguistics0
Grammatisation and changes in Turkish language teaching in the 19th and 20th centuries: mood and tense in textbooks0
Greece’s labyrinth of language. A study in the early modern discovery of dialect diversity0
Pleasure of Imitation: Naturalismo e filogenesi del linguaggio nelle teorie di Hensleigh Wedgwood e di Charles Darwin0
Alternative forms of bilingual education in colonial India – a prologue to the methods era (1811-1920)0
On ancient vs. modern, eastern vs. western, contributions to text coherence theory0
Frans Wilhelm (1945–2020)0
The journey of the middle voice: from antiquity to linguistic typology0
Patriotism and patriarchy as obstacles to the adoption of reform methods in the English school system0
Histoire des parties du discours. Orbis Supplementa Histoire des parties du discours. Orbis Supplementa , by Bernard Colombat and Aimée Lahaussois, Leuven/Paris: Peeters0
Codification in the shadow of standards: ideologies in early nineteenth-century metalinguistic texts on Luxembourgish0
Straw methods: clearing up misconceptions about ALM0
A post-Bloomfieldian’s last stand: Charles Hockett’s attempt to resign from the LSA in 19820
Preliminary reflections on a philosophical language: a study of John Wilkins’ Mercury: or the secret and swift messenger0
Phonetic Teachers and the Reform Movement: evidence from records of the IPA0
The development of the concept of ʽevidentialityʼ and its exogenous application to European languages0
The medieval life of language: grammar and pragmatics from Bacon to Kempe0
The curious case(s) of the Hebrew article: on a conflated grammatical category and how it emerges from sixteenth-century student notes0
Language as imperial battlefield: the case of El intérprete chino0