Major Classifications of Australian Languages
Dixon, R.M.W. (1980) "Map 3." The Languages of Australia, ed. by Sidney Allen, W., B. Comrie, C.J. Fillmore, E.J.A. Henderson, F.W. Householder, R. Lass, J. Lyons, R.B. Le Page, F.R. Palmer, R. Posner and J.L.M. Trim. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 20.
This map shows the major classifications of Australian languages outlined by Schmidt (1919) and later by Hale (1961). It also illustrates Capell’s division between prefixing and non-prefixing languages (Dixon).
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