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Archaeology and Language in the Andes$
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Paul Heggarty and David Beresford-Jones

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780197265031

Published to British Academy Scholarship Online: January 2013

DOI: 10.5871/bacad/9780197265031.001.0001

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Archaeology and Language in the Andes: Some General Models of Change

Archaeology and Language in the Andes: Some General Models of Change

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Archaeology and Language in the Andes
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COLIN RENFREW

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British Academy
DOI:10.5871/bacad/9780197265031.003.0002

This chapter discusses the role of general models for language change and considers four such classes of model. The farming/language dispersal model is a frequent case for language replacement. But problems of chronology frequently obscure the relationships between archaeological and linguistic data.

Keywords:   language change, language replacement, dispersal model

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