lingtypology

Linguistic Typology and Mapping

Provides R with the Glottolog database <http://glottolog.org> and some more abilities for purposes of linguistic mapping. The Glottolog database contains the catalogue of languages of the world. This package helps researchers to make a linguistic maps, using philosophy of the Cross-Linguistic Linked Data project <http://clld.org/>, which allows for while at the same time facilitating uniform access to the data across publications. A tutorial for this package is available on GitHub pages <https://ropensci.github.io/lingtypology/> and package vignette. Maps created by this package can be used both for the investigation and linguistic teaching. In addition, package provides an ability to download data from typological databases such as WALS, AUTOTYP and some others and to create your own database website.

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Package
lingtypology
Type
Package
Title
Linguistic Typology and Mapping
Version
1.0.13
Depends
R (>= 3.1.0)
Imports
leaflet, leaflet.minicharts, stats, utils, stringdist, magrittr, grDevices, rowr, MASS, sp, rgeos
Author
George Moroz
Maintainer
George Moroz
Description
Provides R with the Glottolog database and some more abilities for purposes of linguistic mapping. The Glottolog database contains the catalogue of languages of the world. This package helps researchers to make a linguistic maps, using philosophy of the Cross-Linguistic Linked Data project , which allows for while at the same time facilitating uniform access to the data across publications. A tutorial for this package is available on GitHub pages and package vignette. Maps created by this package can be used both for the investigation and linguistic teaching. In addition, package provides an ability to download data from typological databases such as WALS, AUTOTYP and some others and to create your own database website.
License
GPL (>= 2)
URL
BugReports
https://github.com/ropensci/lingtypology/issues
LazyData
TRUE
RoxygenNote
6.0.1
Suggests
knitr, rmarkdown, testthat, covr
VignetteBuilder
knitr
NeedsCompilation
no
Packaged
2018-06-14 11:44:51 UTC; agricolamz
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2018-06-14 11:56:05 UTC

install.packages('lingtypology')

1.0.13

6 months ago

https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=lingtypology

George Moroz

GPL (>= 2)

Depends on

R (>= 3.1.0)

Imports

leaflet, leaflet.minicharts, stats, utils, stringdist, magrittr, grDevices, rowr, MASS, sp, rgeos

Suggests

knitr, rmarkdown, testthat, covr

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