Many people have supported me and my research from the very beginning. They have shown great interest in the research I was carrying out and provided me with helpful hints and useful data during the writing of this paper. I wish to record ex- plicitly my gratitude to all of them. There is first Wolfgang U. Dressier, whose mentorship and critical sugges- tions have led me to further developments and helped me keep things in perspective. For giving me useful advise I am grateful to Mark Aronoff, Melissa Bar- kat, Wilfried Fiedler, Victor Friedman, Jane Hilf, Otto Jastrow, Ruth King, Johanna Laakso, Marianne Mithun, Raymond Mougeon, Ariadni Moutafidou, Peter Mühlhäusler, Carol Myers-Scotton, Irene Philippaki-Wartburton, Markus Pöchtrager, Anneli Saarhima, Rosita Schjerve-Rindler, Teresa Schweiger, Car- men Silva-Corvalän, Peter Trudgill. For providing me with materials and technical information I am indebted to Alexander Beihammer, Alexander Borg, Walter Breu, Lyle Campbell, Michael Clyne, Christiane Dalton-Puffer, Christine Djavanmard, Eckhard Eggers, Jacek Fisiak, Giulia Gabrielli, Eleni Gara, Jeffrey Heath, Brian Joseph, Antigone Kati- ei, Sandra Kipp, Anna-Riitta Lindgren, Stela Manova, Jonathan Owens, Dijana Pierucci, Ingo Plag, Dorit Ravid, Loukas Tsitsipis. For their generous and extensive support I wish to thank Nancy Dorian, Heiner Eichner, Sabine Heinz, 'Kostas Kazazis, Hans Christian Luschützky, Mi- chael Metzeltin, Stephan Prochäzka, Claudia Römer, Hans-Jürgen Sasse, Mauro Tosco. Needless to say that none of the above mentioned scholars is supported to agree with my positions. Any shortcomings are my own. The loving support of...
You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.
This site requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books or journals.
Do you have any questions? Contact us.Or login to access all content.