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103 Errors in Mapping Indo-European Languages in Bouckaert et al., Part IV (Central Europe)

By Martin W. Lewis | October 10, 2012 | 12 Comments

(Continued) The main problems with the language map of eastern Central Europe in Bouckaert et al. have already been discussed; to whit, the depiction of “national” languages as coterminous with state boundaries. The authors do occasionally deviate from this norm, showing, for example, a tiny non-Romanian area in northwestern Romania. Note also that they show Latvian as failing to reach …

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