Publications

In preparation

Wahlström, Max & Rik van Gijn. Linguistic areas.

Matter, Florian & Rik van Gijn. Tupí-Carib-Macro-Jê relational markers.

Van Gijn, Rik & Fernando Zúñiga. Person paradigms in South American languages.

Van Gijn, Rik, Stefan Dedio, Francesco Gardani, Florian Sommer, Manuel Widmer, Paul Widmer & Balthasar Bickel. Multivariate comparative morphology.

Van Gijn, Rik, Damián Blasi & Balthasar Bickel. The evolution of complex constructions in Tupian.

Van Gijn, Rik. The phonological word in Tupí.

Van Gijn, Rik. 'Want' complementation strategies in South American languages.

Van Gijn, Rik. Clitics and particles in Tupi.

Van Gijn, Rik and Harald Hammarström. A construction‐based approach to measuring distances between languages: subordination strategies in South America.

Hasse, Anja, Hanna Ruch, Rik van Gijn & Max Wahlström (eds.) Language contact: bridging the gap between individual interactions and areal patterns.

Van Gijn, Rik, Alena Witzlack-Makarevich and Steven Moran. Typology in practice.

Van Gijn, Rik. A grammar of Yurakaré or Yurújare. (Revision and extension of Van Gijn 2006)

Hirtzel, Vincent and Rik van Gijn. Diccionario Yurakaré-Español, con un índice en español.

Submitted

Van Gijn, Rik. In press 2019. Separating layers of information: the anatomy of contact zones. In: Norval Smith, Tonjes Veenstra & Enoch Olade Aboh, eds. Aspects of Contact. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company. 

Van Gijn, Rik. In press. Switch reference in morphology. To appear in: Rochelle Lieber (ed.) The Oxford Encyclopedia of Morphology.

Van Gijn, Rik, Pieter Muysken & Peter Ranacher. River thinking: River-based diffusion of linguistic features in the Upper Amazon.

Van Gijn, Rik. In press. Yurakaré or Yurujare. To appear in: Patience Epps and Lev Michael (eds.) Amazonian languages: an international handbook. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton.

Van Gijn, Rik and Pieter Muysken. In press. Highland-lowland language interactions. To appear in: Adrian Pearce, David Beresford-Jones and Paul Heggarty (eds.) Rethinking the Andes-Amazonia ´Divide´: A Cross-Disciplinary Exploration.

Van Gijn, Rik. In press. Case markers as subordinators in South American languages. To appear in: Roberto Zariquiey and Masayoshi Shibatani (eds.): Nominalization in the languages of the Americas: Synchronic, diachronic and areal perspectives. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Hirtzel, Vincent and Rik Van Gijn. In press. The language of perception in Yurakaré.In: A. Majid and S. Levinson (eds) The language of perception. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

2018

Majid, Asifa, Sean Roberts, Ludy Cilissen,
Karen Emmorey, Brenda Nicodemus, Lucinda O’Grady, Bencie Woll, Barbara LeLan, Hilário de Sousa, Brian L. Cansler, Shakila Shayan, Connie de Vos, Gunter Senft, N. J. Enfield, Rogayah A. Razak, Sebastian Fedden, Sylvia Tufvesson,
Mark Dingemanse, Özge Öztürk, Penelope Brown, Clair Hill, Olivier Le Guen, Vincent Hirtzel, Rik van Gijn, Mark A. Sicoli, & Stephen C. Levinson. Submitted. The differential coding of perception in the world's languages. PNAS.

Hirtzel Vincent, & van Gijn Rik. (2018). Catálogo de los nombres de plantas vasculares y hongos del idioma yurakaré (Version 1.0) [Data set]. Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1456710

2017

Ranacher, Peter, Rik van Gijn and Curdin Derungs. 2017. Identifying probable pathways of language diffusion in South America. Proceedings of the Annual conference of the Association of Geographic Information Laboratories (AGILE) in Europe 2017.

Van Gijn, Rik. 2017. Linguistic diversity and the South American perspective (PDF, 6855 KB). Inaugural lecture UZH.

Van Gijn, Rik, Harald Hammarström, Simon van de Kerke, Olga Krasnoukhova, and Pieter Muysken. 2017. Linguistic areas, linguistic convergence, and river systems in South America. In Raymond Hickey (ed.) The Cambridge handbook of areal linguistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 964-996.

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Earlier publications

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Van Gijn, Rik. 2004. Number in the Yurakaré Noun Phrase. In: Leonie Cornips and Jenny Doetjes (eds.) Linguistics in the Netherlands 2004. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, pp. 69-79.

Van Gijn, Rik. 2000. Review of Peter Bakker (1997): A language of our own: the genesis of Michif, the mixed Cree-French language of the Canadian Métis. Carrier Pidgin 28

Hulleman, Jeroen and Rik van Gijn. 1998. Spaanse invloed op het Quechua van Cochabamba: het geval van de diminutief. In: Adrienne Bruyn and Jacques Arends (eds.) Mengelwerk voor Muysken. Amsterdam: Publications of the Institute for General Linguistics, University of Amsterdam, pp. 187-196.

Online publications

Gijn, Rik van, Peter Ranacher, and Pieter Muysken. The Upper Amazon and adjacent languages: Andean and Amazonian features. (PDF, 27 KB)

Muysken, Pieter; Hammarström, Harald; Krasnoukhova, Olga; Müller, Neele; Birchall, Joshua; Van de Kerke, Simon; O'Connor, Loretta; Danielsen, Swintha; Van Gijn, Rik; Saad, George (2014). 4). South American indigenous language structures online.

Van Gijn, Rik; Hirtzel, Vincent; Gipper, Sonja; Ballivián Torrico, Jeremías (2014). The Yurakaré archive.

Van Gijn, Rik. (2006) Internet biedt toekomst aan bedreigde talen.

Van Gijn, Rik. (2006) Aan één woord genoeg.