Russian publications

2011

Lagerberg, Robert. Variation and Frequency in Russian Word Stress. Munich/Berlin: Verlag Otto Sagner, Slavistische Beiträge 477, 2011.Lagerberg, Robert. Variation and Frequency in Russian Word Stress. Munich/Berlin: Verlag Otto Sagner, Slavistische Beiträge 477, 2011.

This study gives an overview of the complex and widespread phenomenon of variant word stress in Russian. Treating stress variation essentially as the unresolved movement of stress from one syllable to another, it aims to establish the conditions under which such processes occur and the directions in which they are progressing. To this end a typology of Russian stress variation is given, delineating such areas as inflectional, derivational, dialectal and professional stress. More information...