Jacob Wackernagel

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Wackernagel, Jacob

 

Bora Dec. 11, 1853, in Basel; died May 22, 1938, in Basel. Swiss linguist; specialist in Greek and on Indian studies. Professor of Indo-European studies at the universities of Basel (1879-1902) and Göttingen (1902-15). Author of the fundamental study Grammar of Sanskrit (vols. 1-3, 1896-1930).

WORKS

“Die epische Zerdehnung.” Beiträge zur Kunde der indogermanischen Sprachen, 1878, vol. 4.
Das Dehnungsgesetz der griechischen Komposita. Basel, 1889.
Beiträge zur Lehre vom griechischen Akzent. Basel, 1893.
Vermischte Beiträge zur griechischen Sprachkunde. Basel, 1897.
Sprachliche Untersuchungen zu Homer. Basel, 1916.
Vorlesungen über Syntax mit besonderer Berücksichtigungvon Griechisch, Lateinisch und Deutsch, vols. 1-2. Basel, 1920-24.
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1991; Lorenz and Wackernagel, 1994; Paget and Simonet, 1994; Thomas and Nielsen, 2005; Yin and Stotzky, 1997).
com/news/earths-resources-in-ecological-deficit-for-rest-of-2014-says-group/) Mathis Wackernagel , saying.
Las ciudades requieren para su normal funcionamiento de la entrada de alimentos, bienes y energia desde el exterior (Odum, 1971, 1994; Rees, 1992; Vitousek, Ehrlich, Ehrlich & Matson 1986; Wackernagel & Yount, 1998); y en tanto lugares de consumo, su contribucion a las emisiones de Gases de Efecto Invernadero (GEI) se ha estimado entre el 40% y el 70% del total mundial (Satterthwaite, 2008; Walraven, 2009).
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subtilis and Acinetobacter calcoaceticus, can take up DNA fragments independent of their sequence (Lorenz & Wackernagel, 1994).