Methodological Work

     Contact: Balthasar Bickel

  • Etymon-based approaches to linguistic phylogeny: Taras Zakharko, Paul Widmer, Balthasar Bickel

  • Family biases: Chundra Cathcart, Taras Zakharko, Balthasar Bickel


Selected publications:

Bickel, B. 2013. Distributional biases in language families. In B. Bickel, L. A. Grenoble, D. A. Peterson & A. Timberlake (eds.), Language typology and historical contingency, 415–444. Amsterdam: Benjamins.

Zakharko, T. & B. Bickel. 2011ff. familybias: Family bias estimation. R package,