Yuen Ren Society

The Yuen Ren Society Treasury of Chinese Dialect Data

This publication, begun in 1995, is dedicated to Chinese dialect field-reports and other reference works on Chinese historical linguistics. A new 396-page volume is currently in press, with 9 reports by 14 scholars.

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Short Chinese Dialect Reports 1

Edited by David Prager Branner
Series: The Treasury of Chinese Dialect Data, vol. III

ISBN 0-9723678-0-2
396 pages, printed on acid-free paper


  • Keith R. S. Dede and DU Xingzhou
    Disyllabic Tone Sandhi in the Xining Dialect
  • Warren A. BREWER
    Taiwanese Chromemes
  • ZHENG Guoqiao, YANG Quan, Jerold A. EDMONDSON, and GUI Mingchao
    Yangsan Hua of Luocheng County, Guangxi Province
  • Dongying WU and HUI Him Man
    Variation in Textual Dimensions Across Hong Kong and Mainland China Entertainment News Reporting
  • ANG5 Ui5 Jin5
    [Chang-hua Hsi-hu Dialect a dialect of the Nan'an accent in Central Taiwan] (in Chinese)
  • Wendan LI
    Phonological Categories and Sound Change: A description of contemporary Hangyang dialect
  • Richard VanNess SIMMONS
    A Gauchwen Village Dialect: Chyanshiyau Tsuen
  • W. South COBLIN
    Thoughts on the Formation of Early Guanhua Phonology
  • Jerry NORMAN
    A Glossary of the Lianduentsuen Dialect

Past publications (this section will be updated soon).

Future publications (this section will be updated soon).