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.

Maintainer: George Moroz <agricolamz at gmail.com>

Author(s): George Moroz

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("lingtypology")

Depends R (>= 3.1.0)
Imports leaflet, stats, utils, stringdist, magrittr, grDevices, rowr, MASS, sp
Suggests knitr, rmarkdown, testthat, covr
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Package lingtypology
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URL https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=lingtypology https://github.com/ropensci/lingtypology/
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Version 1.0.5
Published 2017-06-21
License GPL (>= 2)
BugReports https://github.com/ropensci/lingtypology/issues
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NeedsCompilation no
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Package source lingtypology_1.0.5.tar.gz