Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online

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Edited by: Marc L. Greenberg (editor-in-chief), University of Kansas; Lenore A. Grenoble (general editor), University of Chicago; associate editors: Stephen M. Dickey, University of Kansas, Masako Ueda Fidler, Brown University, René Genis, University of Amsterdam, Marek Łaziński, University of Warsaw, Anita Peti-Stantić, University of Zagreb, Björn Wiemer, University of Mainz, Nadežda V. Zorixina-Nilsson, Stockholm University

The Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics offers a comprehensive overview of the languages of the Slavic language family and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the Slavic language family from its Indo-European origins to the present day, as well as consideration of interaction of Slavic with other languages.

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Archaeology of the Early Slavs

(7,863 words)

Author(s): Petrauskas, Oleg V. | Bashkatov, Yuriy
The article presents the main theoretical and methodological ideas about the early history of the Slavs in the first half of the 1st millennium CE. On the basis of archaeological sources, it outlines the current view of the formation of the Slavs and summarizes the major archaeological perspectives on the ancestral home of the Slavs. The article also presents and characterizes the archaeological cultures associated with the ethnogenesis of the Slavs from the Zarubintsy culture through t…
Date: 2020-05-22

Archaeology of the Slavic Migrations

(8,812 words)

Author(s): Kazanski, Michel
Most archaeologists associate the Roman-period Proto-Slavs with the Kiev culture in the middle and upper Dnieper basin, kindred to it sites of the type Zaozer´e in the upper Dnieper and the upper Dvina basins, and finally the groups of sites of the type Cherepyn–Teremtsy in the upper Dniester basin and of the type Ostrov in the Pripyat basin. The fate of the early Slavs was much influenced by the events on the early stage of the Great Migration, when the Huns attacked the Goths in 375 C…
Date: 2020-05-22


(4 words)

Author(s): Dickey, Stephen
forthcomingStephen Dickey
Date: 2020-05-22

Aspect, Evolution and Development

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Author(s): Dickey, Stephen
forthcomingStephen Dickey
Date: 2020-05-22

Aspectology (Historiography)

(6 words)

Author(s): Gorbova, Elena | Gorbov, Andrey
forthcomingElena GorbovaAndrey Gorbov
Date: 2020-05-22