On Some Theoretical Issues about Historical Strata Analysis



Pan Wuyun


Work Unit:

Shanghai Normal University;Institute of Comparative Linguistics of Shanghai Universities


Vol.4 No.2 (Serial No.5) 2016






This paper is a comprehensive discussion about a few theoretical issues of historical strata analysis, that is, uniformitarianism and neogramarian hypothesis, catastrophism and borrowing, wendu and baidu readings, native stratum, identification of loan strata and native stratum, influence and borrowing, and real time and apparent time.

Key Words:

analysis of historical strata, theoretical issues




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