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an atlas showing the distribution of distinctive linguistic features

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Clearly, one cannot hope to apply linguistic maps to a literary situation, but, and in the lack of studies along these lines, one should recognize that these maps constitute a representation truer to literary facts than the "pre-Columbian map," as Lambert has called it, which reigns supreme in literary studies: "since literary scientists hardly ever recognize non-written literature (least of all oral traditions), official literary studies in fact institutionalize a pre-Columbian world view.
In order to delineate the order of the current state of affairs and to address the above mentioned gaps in the comparative study of literary geography, I propose the following points of reflection: 1) the development of the idea of geoliterature founded in notions of geoculture and geopolitics; 2) the generation of literary maps from linguistic maps, and 3) comparatist problematics derived from cartographic thought.
They coped differently primarily because they recognized the difference between linguistic maps and observed maps.
Linguistic maps of "safety," "security," "terrorism happens somewhere else," etc.
Incomplete reality combined with a projected unchanging future, and in effect produced a linguistic map that did not serve me well, or match my observable world adequately.
I slowly recognized that when I observed people and events as separate from the linguistic map that dominated my awareness immediately after my son died, I would discover more to life than a single painful focus.
For the production of the linguistic maps that form the atlas of Amapa, a cartographic base was produced by a specialist of the area.
d) After reviewing all the transcriptions and preparing all the base-maps, the process of cartography of the linguistic maps was facilitated.
It analyzes five linguistic maps representing the areas of some items of Veps topographical vocabulary which are etymologically closely related to the Finnic languages.
In a priori philosophical languages, "The systems of characters are precise notational representations that offer linguistic maps of whatever can be thought or spoken" (26).
Our research considers it both interesting and important to dispute both Ethnic and Linguistic maps (Figs 21, 22) as they reveal the extent of the Lithuanian language area, however, there are very few such maps preserved.
The intention is to publish linguistic maps of sections of the country.
Viitso has been a valuable contributor to various Estonian encyclopedias; he has prepared surveys of the world's languages and language groups, provided linguistic maps of different continents with his own improvements, etc.
The series of small scale linguistic maps represent characteristics of the dialect areas and are easily understandable to readers who specialize in the relevant language and culture but are not familiar with geospatial technologies.
It illustrates how your linguistic maps may have a visible effect on what you 'perceive,' respond to, etc.