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Linguistic Landscapes of Beirut

A Mapping of Languages found in greater Beirut (Lebanon).

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The Linguistic Landscapes of Beirut project (LLB) collected data in situ in 2015-16.

The Core Dataset:

The full dataset, after dedoubling and cleaning, contains some 2100 photos of languages samples taken in the greater urban area of Beirut, Lebanon, of which most were automatically geocoded. The aggregate of the points in greater Beirut are shown in the image below

The full extent of the dataset in the Republic of Lebanon is visualized here.

Methods:

The identity of the data collectors has been scrubbed from the dataset.

Continued Work with the Data: