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by Lise Menn
A Guide for Linguistic Fieldwork Language Log LINGUIST List
An article entitled "The Field of Linguistics" was first published by the Linguistic Society of America in 1982. Facilitated by a Challenge Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, it was written to explain the discipline to the general public. A new edition was edited by Geoffrey Nunberg and Thomas Wasow in 1997. The plan is to update this page periodically and to expand the coverage of areas.
The following series of charts and tables was originally part of a roundtable discussion at the LSA Annual Meeting 2011 by the Linguistics in Higher Education Committee.
Data on Women in Linguistics (COSWL survey) 1976-2008 (PDF) Number of Doctorate Recipients in Linguistics, by Institution, 1958-2002 (PDF)