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Wang Li Linguistics Series


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Mr Wang Li is a famous Chinese linguist of the 20th century. He devoted his whole life to teaching and researching linguistics and made important contributions to the development of Chinese linguistics and the training of linguists.

From the publication of Laozi Studies in 1928 to Wang Li Ancient Chinese Dictionary before his death in 1986, Mr Wang worked hard throughout his life and published many studies in Chinese Linguistics. His complete works have made outstanding achievements in the fields of Chinese development history, Chinese grammar, Chinese phonology, Chinese lexicology, ancient Chinese teaching, character reform, Chinese standardisation, promotion of modern Chinese Mandarin and Chinese poetics.

In order to understand the development and trend of Chinese linguistics, it is essential to study Mr Wang Li's academic thoughts, appreciate the essence of his works and gain new insights. Therefore, it is of great significance to systematically organise Mr. Wang Li's works.

With a complete and accurate collection, rigorous editing and proofreading, and checking references to editions of different periods, the English version of Wang Li Linguistics Series is divided into four categories to serve a wide audience in linguistics:

• The History of;

• An Outline of;

• An Introduction to;

• Basics.

Readers will also find the glossary and list of key names and works extremely useful.

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The History of Chinese Phonology Volume 1

The History of Chinese Phonology: Volume 1

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By WANG Li
September 04, 2024

As the first volume of a two-volume set on the history of Chinese phonology, this book introduces the basics of the discipline and charts the history of phonology from the pre-Qin period to the Song dynasty. Based on abundant phonological materials, the author divides the history of Chinese ...

The History of Chinese Phonology Volume 2

The History of Chinese Phonology: Volume 2

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By WANG Li
September 04, 2024

As the second volume of a two-volume set on the history of Chinese phonology, this book studies the history of phonology from the Yuan dynasty until modern times and discusses the four approaches of sound change. Based on abundant phonological materials, the author divides the history of Chinese ...

The History of Chinese Phonology

The History of Chinese Phonology

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By WANG Li
September 04, 2024

This two-volume set studies the development of Chinese phonology, reviewing its historical evolution and unraveling the underlying rules of sound change. Based on abundant phonological materials, the author divides the history of Chinese phonology into nine historical periods, which helps ...

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