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Analysis and falsifiability in practice

  • Adam J. R. Tallman EMAIL logo
From the journal Theoretical Linguistics

Corresponding author: Adam J. R. Tallman, Friedrich Schiller Universität, Jena, Germany, E-mail:


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Received: 2021-01-24
Accepted: 2021-02-26
Published Online: 2021-09-09
Published in Print: 2021-06-25

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