|Marc Hideo Miyake|
July 28, 1971 |
|Alma mater||University of Hawaii at Manoa|
|Doctoral advisor||Alexander Vovin|
|Known for||Study of Old Japanese and Tangut language|
Miyake was born in Aiea, Hawaii in 1971, and attended Punahou School in Honolulu, graduating in 1989. He studied Japanese language and literature at University of California, Berkeley, and then studied linguistics at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, from where he obtained his doctorate in 1999, with a dissertation entitled The Phonology of Eighth Century Japanese Revisited: Another Reconstruction Based Upon Written Records. He is best known for his work on the phonetic reconstruction of Old Japanese, but is also known for his work on the extinct Tangut language.
- 2003. Old Japanese: A Phonetic Reconstruction. London; New York: Routledge. ISBN 0-415-30575-6
- 2006. "Kana's Korean origins"; in Françoise Bottéro & Redouane Djamouri (eds.), Ecriture chinoise : données, usages et représentations. ISBN 2-910216-08-X.
- 2012. "Complexity from Compression: a Sketch of Pre-Tangut". In Irina Popova (ed.), Тангуты в Центральной Азии: сборник статей в честь 80-летия проф. Е.И.Кычанова [Tanguts in Central Asia: a collection of articles marking the 80th anniversary of Prof. E. I. Kychanov] pp. 244–261. Moscow: Oriental Literature, 2012. ISBN 978-5-02-036505-6
- Abode of Amritas (Miyake's linguistic blog)
- "UHM Department of Linguistics Alumni". Retrieved 2010-05-08.
- "Doctoral Degrees Granted in Foreign Languages in the United States: 1999".
- "Beyond Boundaries: Religion, Region, Language and the State". British Museum. Retrieved July 24, 2015.
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