Lena Liefke

Lena Liefke, M.A.


Areas of Research:

Chinese language (i.e. grammatical constructions, grammaticalization), general linguistics (i.e. language change, grammar studies, corpus linguistics), applicability of linguistic methods (i.e. corpus analysis, computational methods) to the textual study of Middle Chinese Buddhist texts.


Liefke, L., & Plassen, J. (2016). Some new light on an old authorship problem in Huayan Studies: The relation between T.1867 and T.1877 from a text-critical and linguistic perspective. Bochumer Jahrbuch zur Ostasienforschung [BJOAF], 39, 103-136.

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