Gérard Diffloth

Gérard Diffloth is a retired Austro-Asiatic Languages professor, formerly of the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, and Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. He received his Ph.D. from UCLA, after a dissertation on the Irula language.

Diffloth is known for his widely cited 1974 and 2005 Austro-Asiatic languages' classifications.

He is a Consulting Editor of the "Mon-Khmer Studies Journal". [http://www.mksjournal.org/editors.html]

Partial bibliography

* Diffloth, Gérard, and Dennis, John Value. "Socio-Cultural Matters in the Upland Watersheds of Southern Laos: A Personal Report". 1999.
* Diffloth, Gérard. "The Ethnic Situation in the Central Highlands". 1998.
* Diffloth, Gérard. "Report to Halcrow". 1995.
* Diffloth, Gérard. "A History of the Khmer Language". [199-] .
* Diffloth, Gérard. "The Dvaravati Old Mon Language and Nyah Kur". Monic language studies, vol. 1. Bangkok, Thailand: Chulalongkorn University Print. House, 1984. ISBN 9745637831
* Diffloth, Gérard. "The Wa languages". Berkeley : Dept. of Linguistics, University of California, 1980.
* Diffloth, Gérard. "An Appraisal of Benedict's Views on Austroasiatic and Austro-Thai Relations". Kyoto: Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, 1976.
* Diffloth, Gérard, and Zide, Norman H. "Austroasiatic Number Systems". 1976.
* Diffloth, Gérard. "Proto-Mon-Khmer Final Spirants". Kyoto: Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, 1976.
* Diffloth, Gérard. "The Irula Language, a Close Relative of Tamil". Thesis--University of California, Los Angeles, 1968.


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