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Linguistics -- Research

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Josette B. Ashford professional papers, 1951-1990

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6137 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains course materials as a professor of French and Italian at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Also included are linguistics research and publications, handouts, articles, news clippings, poetry, and literary/linguistic analysis note card files, covering the years 1951-1999.
Dates: 1951-1990

Royal Skousen consulting papers, 1978-1986

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains materials accumulated while Skousen was doing linguistic research as a consultant for Houghton Mifflin, Weidner Communications, Satellite Software International, and ITT, on topics such as English spelling and spelling reform, syllabification, verb types, and English phonemes. Materials dated 1978-1986.
Dates: 1978-1986

Royal Skousen editorship papers, 1993-1999

 Sub-Series — Box 37: Series 1 [Barcode: 31197232561503], Folder: 2-3
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the linguistic work of Royal Skousen, professor at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Contains files accumulated while Skousen served on the editorial board of the Journal of Quantitative Linguistics and "Computers and the Humanities," including correspondence, article printouts, pamphlets, contributor notes, and some periodical copies. Materials dated 1993-1999.
Dates: 1993-1999

Royal Skousen general research, 1963-2012

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 4 Sub-Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains research files (with correspondence, articles and presentations, and course materials) on Finnish morphology and general language research, English spelling and spelling research, spelling bees and reform, statistics and probability, Skousen's theory of Analogical Modeling (courses and research group, colleagues' research, talks and conferences, and general/miscellaneous material), computer programming, quantum computing and Quantum Analogical Modeling, and syntax. Materials dated...
Dates: 1963-2012

Royal Skousen media, 1976-2005

 Series
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the linguistic work as well as personal papers of Royal Skousen, a professor at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Contains film reels of early word list and spelling research; ADL/AML and A and S manuscript files (mainly on floppy disks and VHS tapes); other career work of Royal Skousen involving languages, spelling, research, as well as personal and family files (including games), blank disks, and miscellaneous material (all on floppy disks); Book of...
Dates: 1976-2005

Royal Skousen media on Book of Mormon, 1991-2005

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the work of Royal Skousen, a professor at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Contains assorted Book of Mormon Critical Text Project media: floppy disks (3.5" and 5.25") of computer files on the various editions of the Book of Mormon (1830-1981 and mixed), chronological groupings of editions (early, Kirtland, Nauvoo, LDS, Reorganized, or turn-of-the-century), manuscripts O and P in various versions and revisions, collations, general and miscellaneous Book...
Dates: 1991-2005

Royal Skousen media on linguistics, 1976-2000

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 3 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to Royal Skousen, a professor at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Contains Skousen's early and primary non-Book of Mormon linguistic works, including film reels of word and spelling lists, numerous 3.5" and 5.25" floppy disks of files on Analogical Modeling [formerly "Descriptions"] of Language, Analogy and Structure, comparative linguistics, spelling, assorted linguistic research and colleague works, programming files, personal and family/game...
Dates: 1976-2000

Royal Skousen papers on collaborations with linguistics colleagues, 1975-2002

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 4 Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains research, articles, and presentations from collaborations with linguistic colleagues, including students and relatives. Includes article copies and/or abstracts, symposium or conference announcements and other materials, correspondence, research data, reviews, readings, newsletters, and other pertinent items. Materials dated 1975-2002.
Dates: 1975-2002

Royal Skousen papers on conference and career travel, 1975-2010

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 4 Sub-Series 7
Scope and Contents Contains records of Skousen's travels (primarily around North America and Europe) to present at linguistic conferences held by the Deseret Language and Linguistics Society, International Phonetics Conference, Milwaukee Linguistics Symposium, Round Table on Algorithms for Memory-Based Language Processing, Scandinavian Symposium on Finnish, Qualico, Max Planck Institute, Berkeley Linguistics Society, and others. This includes copies and abstracts of articles, conference programs, proceedings,...
Dates: 1975-2010

Royal Skousen papers on linguistic career, 1951-2015

 Series
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains Skousen's doctoral dissertation and most current vita, but primarily consists of general professional files (not including Book of Mormon works and research). This includes his major publications and other creative works (including "Analogical Modeling of Language" and "Analogy and Structure"), correspondence, teaching and career files by university, colleagues and collaborative work, general research and theory files by subject (most notably Skousen's further development of his theory...
Dates: 1951-2015