Accentology involves a systematic analysis of word or phrase stress. Sub-areas of accentology include Germanic accentology,[1] Balto-Slavic accentology,[2] Indo-European accentology,[3] and Japanese accentology.[4]


  1. Liberman, Anatoly (1982). Germanic Accentology. U of Minnesota Press. p. 410. ISBN 9780816658183.
  2. Rick Derksen; Tijmen Pronk (2011). Accent Matters: Papers on Balto-Slavic accentology. (Studies in Slavic and General Linguistics). Amsterdam: Rodopi. ISBN 90-420-3332-0.
  3. Philomen Probert (2006). Ancient Greek accentuation: synchronic patterns, frequency effects, and prehistory. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-927960-8.
  4. Shigeki Kaji (2001). Proceedings of the symposium Cross-Linguistic Studies of Tonal Phenomena, Tonogenesis, Japanese Accentology, and Other Topics: December 12-14, 2000, Gakushi Kaikan, Tokyo. Tokyo: Institute for the Study of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies. ISBN 4-87297-794-7.
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