Michael David Fortescue
Department of Nordic Studies and Linguistics
Emil Holms Kanal 2, 2300 København S
Primary fields of research
Arctic and sub-arctic languages (Eskimo-Aleut, Chukotko-Kamchatkan, Wakashan)
Comparative (areal and genetic) linguistics
Functional and cognitive grammar
Areal and genetic relations between Arctic and Sub-arctic languages.
A neural network model of lexical organisation.
A cross-linguistic typology of equational constructions and expressions of similarity.
Spatial expressions in the languages of the North Pacific Rim.