Table of contents for Historical linguistics / Theodora Bynon.

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Part I. Models of Language Development: 1. The neogrammarian model
2. The structuralist model of language evolution
3. The transformational-generative model of language evolution
Part II. Language Contact: 4. The neogrammarian postulates and dialect geography
5. The social motivation of language change
6. Contact between languages
7. Language and prehistory
Further reading
Additional bibliography

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Historical linguistics, Languages in contact