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Prof. Dr. Edgar W. Schneider


  • During term / im Semester (WS 2015/16 - sabbatical): Wednesday / Mittwoch, 12.00 – 13.00

  • oder nach Absprache über E-Mail

Research Interests

  • Varieties of English world-wide, esp. evolutionary processes, linguistic properties
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Language contact, language variation and change
  • Varieties of American English, esp. African American English, Southern English
  • Pidgin and creole languages
  • History of English
  • Dialect geography, esp. quantitative methods

Recent Books:




  1. Faculty of Languages, Literature, and Cultures
  2. Department of English and American Studies

English Linguistics

Prof. Dr. Edgar W. Schneider
Chair of English Linguistics

Ews2011 01

Room PT 3.2.65
Phone +49(0)941-943-3470
Fax +49(0)941-943-1990