C12.36 Toponymy

Session: Geographical Aspects of Place Names: Naming Policies and Place-Names Use

Chairperson: Yaïves Ferland

Commercial use of landscape and region names: The example of Austria 

Peter Jordan (1), Olivia Stummvoll (2)

(1) Institute of Urban and Regional Research, Austrian Academy of Sciences

(2) Institute of Geography and Regional Research, University of Vienna


Plain language and administrative names    

Sirkka Paikkala, Institute for the Languages of Finland


Enhancing the design of the toponymic information system of Tunisia       

Mohsen Dhieb, Laboratory SYFACTE, GEOMAGE Team, Departement of Geography - FLSH of SFAX, University of Sfax


Ethno-political conflicts and toponymic heritage in the North-Western Black Sea region  

Andrew A. Herzen, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences