David Fertig

PhD

David Fertig.

David Fertig

PhD

David Fertig

PhD

Director of Graduate Studies
Professor

Specialties

Germanic Linguistics, Historical linguistics, Dialectology, Sociolinguistics, Morphology, and Phonology

Contact Information

638 Baldy Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0129

fertig@buffalo.edu

Education

  • PhD, University of Michigan

Selected Publications

  • Fertig, David (forthcoming) "Morphological change through phonological analogy: 2sg -s→-st and related developments in Germanic". Journal of Germanic Linguistics.
  • Fertig, David (2016) "Mechanisms of paradigm leveling and the role of universal preferences in morphophonological change". Diachronica 33(4).423–460.
  • Fertig, David (2015) “New translation of Chapter 5: ‘Analogy’ of Hermann Paul’s Prinzipien der Sprachwissenschaft”. Hermann Paul’s Principles of Language History Revisited, ed. by Peter Auer and Robert W. Murray, 87–98. Boston: de Gruyter.
  • Fertig, David (2015) “Two Conceptions of Analogical Innovation/Change”. Hermann Paul’s Principles of Language History Revisited, ed. by Peter Auer and Robert W. Murray, 209–236. Boston: de Gruyter.
  • Fertig, David (2015) “Analogy and Morphophonological Change”. The Handbook of Historical Phonology, ed. by Patrick Honeybone and Joseph C. Salmons, 205–218. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Fertig, David (2014) “A History of German, by Joseph Salmons”. Language 90.548–551.
  • Fertig, David (2013) Analogy and Morphological Change. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.