Indo-European and computational cladistics

Don Ringe, Tandy Warnow, Ann Taylor

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Abstract

This paper reports the results of an attempt to recover the first-order subgrouping of the Indo-European family using a new computational method devised by the authors and based on a 'perfect phylogeny' algorithm. The methodology is also briefly described, and points of theory and methodology are addressed in connection with the experiment whose results are here reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)59-129
Number of pages71
JournalTransactions of the Philological Society
Volume100
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002
Externally publishedYes

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  • Language and Linguistics
  • Linguistics and Language

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