Chao Yuen Ren (1892–1982)

Y. R. Chao is easily the most famous linguist to have come out of China. Born before the end of the last dynasty in China, he received a traditional Confucian education, but was also one of the first Chinese people to be
Y. R. Chao is easily the most famous linguist to have come out of China. Born before the end of the last dynasty in China, he received a traditional Confucian education, but was also one of the first Chinese people to be sent to the West for training in modern Western science (under the Boxer Indemnity Fund). The remarkable breadth and scope of his studies included physics, mathematics, linguistics, musical and literary composition, and translation, and he was a pioneer in many of these fields.
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Author:Randy J. LaPolla
URN:urn:nbn:de:hebis:30-1157762
Document Type:Article
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):2010/07/19
Year of first Publication:2005
Publishing Institution:Univ.-Bibliothek Frankfurt am Main
Release Date:2010/07/19
SWD-Keyword:Sinotibetische Sprachen
Source:http://victoria.linguistlist.org/~lapolla//rjlapolla/papers/ChaoYuenRen_bio.pdf ; (in:) Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 2nd Edition, ed. by Keith Brown. - London: Elsevier, 2005, S. 295
HeBIS PPN:229182755
Dewey Decimal Classification:400 Sprache
Sammlungen:Linguistik
Linguistic-Classification:Linguistik-Klassifikation: Sprachgeschichte / History of language
Licence (German):License Logo Veröffentlichungsvertrag für Publikationen

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