Linguistic and social typology: The Austronesian migrations and phoneme inventories

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Summary 10.1002/9780470756591.ch27.abs This chapter contains sections titled: * Contact, Complexification and Redundancy * Contact and Simplification * Community Size and Information * Social Networks and Conformity * Caveat: Time Lag * Conclusion

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  • Areal linguistics
  • Austronesian
  • Community size
  • Language contact
  • Phoneme inventories
  • Polynesian
  • Social structure

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  • Peter Trudgill

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