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University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics

 
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The University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics (PWPL) are published by the Penn Graduate Linguistics Society, the organization of linguistics graduate students at the University of Pennsylvania.

PWPL publishes two volumes per year:

  • Proceedings of the annual Penn Linguistics Conference (PLC)
  • Selected Papers from New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV)

In addition, we publish an occasional volume of working papers written by students and faculty in the department.

Current Issue: Volume 21, Issue 2 (2015) Selected Papers from New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 43

Working Papers

 

Preface

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The Variable Grammar of Negative Concord in Montréal French
Heather Burnett, Mireille Tremblay, and Hélène Blondeau

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Comparative Sociolinguistic Insights in the Evolution of Negation
Claire Childs, Christopher Harvey, Karen P. Corrigan, and Sali A. Tagliamonte

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English Prosody and Native American Ethnic Identity
Kalina Newmark, Nacole Walker, and James Stanford

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Social Influences on the Degree of Stop Voicing in Inland California
Robert J. Podesva, Penelope Eckert, Julia Fine, Katherine Hilton, Sunwoo Jeong, Sharese King, and Teresa Pratt

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An Exception to the Rule? Lone French Nouns in Tunisian Arabic
Shana Poplack, Lotfi Sayahi, Nahed Mourad, and Nathalie Dion