Steven Moran

Steven Moran, Dr.

Research assistent at the Department of Comparative Linguistics

Phone: +41 (0)44 63 40221

steven.moran@uzh.ch

Website


Publications

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Moran, Steven; Cysouw, Michael (2017). The Unicode Cookbook for Linguists: Managing writing systems using orthography profiles. CERN Data Centre: Zenodo.

Moran, Steven; Forkel, Robert; Heath, Jeffrey (2016). Dogon and Bangime Linguistics. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

Moran, Steven; Schikowski, Robert; Pajović, Danica; Hysi, Cazim; Stoll, Sabine (2016). The ACQDIV Database: Min(d)ing the Ambient Language. In: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016), Portorož, Slovenia, 23 May 2016 - 28 May 2016, 4423-4429.

McCrae, John Philip; Chiarcos, Christian; Bond, Francis; Cimiano, Philipp; Declerck, Thierry; de Melo, Gerard; Gracia, Jorge; Hellmann, Sebastian; Klimek, Bettina; Moran, Steven; Osenova, Petya; Pareja-Lora, Antonio; Pool, Jonathan (2016). The Open Linguistics Working Group: Developing the Linguistic Linked Open Data Cloud. In: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016), Portorož, Slovenia, 23 May 2016 - 28 May 2016, 2435-2441.

Moran, Steven (2016). Commentary: Issues of time, tone, roots and replicability. Journal of Language Evolution, 1(1):73-76.

Stoll, Sabine; Zakharko, Taras; Moran, Steven; Schikowski, Robert; Bickel, Balthasar (2015). Syntactic mixing across generations in an environment of community-wide bilingualism. Frontiers in Psychology, 6:82.

Goldman, Jean-Philippe; Leemann, Adrian; Kolly, Marie-José; Hove, Ingrid; Almajai, Ibrahim; Dellwo, Volker; Moran, Steven (2014). A Crowdsourcing Smartphone Application for Swiss German: Putting Language Documentation in the Hands of the Users. In: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'14), Reykjavik, Iceland, 26 May 2014 - 31 May 2014, 3444-3447.

Moran, Steven; Cysouw, Michael (2014). Typology with Graphs and Matrices. In: 3rd Workshop on Linked Data in Linguistics: Multilingual Knowledge Resources and Natural Language Processing, Reykjavik, Iceland, 27 May 2014 - 27 May 2014, 55-60.

Moran, Steven; Blasi, Damián (2014). Cross-linguistic comparison of complexity measures in phonological systems. In: Newmeyer, Frederick; Preston, Laurel. Measuring Grammatical Complexity. United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 217-240.

PHOIBLE Online. Edited by: Moran, Steven; McCloy, Daniel; Wright, Richard (2014). Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.

Moran, Steven (2014). Review: Quantitative approaches to linguistic diversity: commemorating the centenary of the birth of Morris Swadesh. Studies in Language, 38(1):220-233.

Naumann, Christfried; Moran, Steven; Forkel, Robert (2014). Tsammalex: A lexical database on plants and animals. Leipzig: s.n..

Vaux, Bert; Leemann, Adrian; Wanitsch, Daniel; Moran, Steven; Grimm, Sarah; Robert, Sylvain; Zakharko, Taras; Scherrer, Yves (2014). US Dialect App. Apple App Store: iTunes.

Moran, Steven; Brümmer, Martin (2013). Lemon-aid: using Lemon to aid quantitative historical linguistic analysis. In: Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Linked Data in Linguistics: Representing and linking lexicons, terminologies and other language data, Pisa, Italy, 23 September 2013 - 23 September 2013, 28-33.

Littauer, Richard; Villazon-Terrazas, Boris; Moran, Steven (2013). Linguistic Resources Enhanced with Geospatial Information. In: Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Linked Data in Linguistics: Representing and linking lexicons, terminologies and other language data, Pisa, Italy, 23 September 2013 - 23 September 2013, 53-58.

List, Johann-Mattis; Moran, Steven (2013). An open source toolkit for quantitative historical linguistics. In: Proceedings of the 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Sofia, Bulgaria, 4 August 2013 - 9 August 2013, 13-18.

Prokić, Jelena; Moran, Steven (2013). Black box approaches to genealogical classification and their shortcomings. In: Borin, Lars; Saxena, Anju. Comparing Approaches to Measuring Linguistic Differences. Berlin/Boston: Mouton De Gruyter, 429-446.

Chiarcos, Christian; Moran, Steven; Mendes, Pablo N; Nordhoff, Sebastian; Littauer, Richard (2013). Building a Linked Open Data Cloud of Linguistic Resources: Motivations and Developments. In: Gurevych, Iryna; Kim, Jungi. The People's Web Meets NLP: Collaboratively Constructed Language Resources. Heidelberg: Springer, 315-348.

Heath, Jeffrey; Moran, Steven; Prokhorov, Kirill; McPherson, Laura; Cansler, Brian (2013). Dogon Comparative Lexicon. online: Dogon languages and Bangime project.

Moran, Steven; Prokić, Jelena (2013). Investigating the Relatedness of the Endangered Dogon Languages. Literary and Linguistic Computing, 28(4):676-691.

Chiarcos, Christian; Hellmann, Sebastian; Nordhoff, Sebastian; Moran, Steven; Littauer, Richard; Eckle-Kohler, Judith; Gurevych, Iryna; Hartmann, Silvana; Matuschek, Michael; Meyer, Christian M (2012). The Open Linguistics Working Group. In: Proceedings from LREC 2012, Istanbul, Turkey, 23 May 2012 - 25 May 2012.

Moran, Steven; McCloy, Daniel; Wright, Richard (2012). Revisiting the Population vs Phoneme-inventory Correlation. In: LSA Annual Meeting Extended Abstracts 2012. eLanguage, Portland, Oregon, 5 January 2012 - 8 January 2012.

Cysouw, Michael; Dediu, Dan; Moran, Steven (2012). Comment on “Phonemic Diversity Supports a Serial Founder Effect Model of Language Expansion from Africa”. Science, 335(6069):657.

Moran, Steven. Phonetics Information Base and Lexicon. 2012, University of Washington, Faculty of Science.

Moran, Steven (2012). Phonetics Information Base and Lexicon (PHOIBLE) Online. http://phoible.org/: Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V..

Moran, Steven; McCloy, Daniel; Wright, Richard (2012). Revisiting Population Size vs. Phoneme Inventory Size. Language. Journal of the Linguistic Society of America, 88(4):877-893.

Moran, Steven (2012). Using linked data to create a typological knowledge base. In: Chiarcos, Christian; Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hellmann, Sebastian. Data in Linguistics: Representing and Connecting Language Data and Language Metadata. Heidelberg: Springer, 129-138.

Moran, Steven (2011). An ontology for accessing transcription systems. In: De Pauw, Guy; Pretorius, Laurette; de Schryver, Gilles-Maurice; Levin, Lori. Language Resources & Evaluation: Special Issue on African Language Technology. Heidelberg: LREC, 345-360.

Boynton, Jessica; Moran, Steven; Aristar-Dry, Helen; Aristar, Anthony (2010). Using the E-MELD school of best practices to create lasting digital documentation. In: Grenoble, Lenore; Furbee, N Louanna. Language Documentation: Practice and Values. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 133-146.

Moran, Steven (2009). An Ontology for Accessing Transcription Systems (OATS). In: First Workshop on Language Technologies for African Languages (AfLaT 2009), Athens, Greece, 31 March 2009 - 31 March 2009, 112-120.

Farrar, Scott; Moran, Steven (2008). The e-Linguistics toolkit. In: Workshop in the 4th IEEE International Conference on e-Science, Indianapolis, Indiana, 10 December 2008 - 10 December 2008.

Trippel, Thorsten; Maxwell, Michael; Corbett, Greville; Prince, Cambell; Manning, Christopher; Grimes, Stephen; Moran, Steven (2008). Lexicon schemas and related data models: When standards meet users. In: 6th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Marrakech, Morocco, 28 May 2008 - 30 May 2008, 3205-3212.

Fox, Naomi; Moran, Steven (2008). Non-traditional dissemination of fieldwork: From the field to the world. In: 20th Northwest Linguistics Conference (NWLC), Seattle, Washington, 3 May 2008 - 4 May 2008, 109-114.

Fox, Naomi; Moran, Steven (2008). From the Field to the World. In: Proceedings from the 20th Northwest Linguistics Conference (NWLC), Seattle, WA, May 2008 - May 2008.

Moran, Steven (2008). A Grammatical Sketch of Isaalo (Western Sisaala): A Previously Undocumented Language of Northwestern Ghana. Saarbrücken, Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller.

Proceedings of the 24th Northwest Linguistics Conference. Edited by: Moran, Steven; Tanner, Darren; Scanlon, Michael (2008). Seattle, Washington: University of Washington Working Papers in Linguistics.

University of Washington Working Papers in Linguistics. Edited by: Moran, Steven (2007). Seattle, Washington: Linguistics Department, University of Washington.

Moran, Steven. A grammatical sketch of western sisaala. 2006, Eastern Michigan University, Faculty of Arts.

Boynton, Jessica; Moran, Steven; Aristar, Anthony; Aristar-Dry, Helen (2006). E-MELD and the school of best practices: An ongoing community effort. In: Sustainable Data from Digital Fieldwork, Sydney, Australia, 2006 - 2006, 87-97.

Moran, Steven (2006). From Field Methods to Best Practice: A Case Study of Western Sisaala. E-MELD School of Best Practices: The Linguist List.

University of Washington Working Papers in Linguistics. Edited by: Moran, Steven (2006). Seattle, Washington: Linguistics Department, University of Washington.

Moran, Steven (2005). The E-MELD school of best practices in digital language documentation. In: Edwards, Rodney L; Midtlyng, Patrick J; Sprague, Colin L; Stensrud, Kjersti K. Proceedings from the Chicago Linguistics Society. Chicago: Chicago University Press, 71-80.

University of Washington Working Papers in Linguistics. Edited by: Jinguji, Dan; Moran, Steven (2005). Seattle, Washington: Linguistics Department, University of Washington.

Ferrara, Marisa; Moran, Steven (2004). Review of DBMS for Linguistic Purposes. In: E-MELD 2004: Workshop on Linguistic Databases and Best Practice, Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA, 15 July 2004 - 18 July 2004.