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Maiden, Martin. 1998. "Towards and Explanation of Some Morphological Changes Which 'should never have happened'", in Historical Linguistics 1997, ed. M. S. Schmid, J. R. Austin, & D. Stein, pp. 241-54. John Benjamins.

Mair, C. 1987 "Tough-movement in present-day British English. A corpus-based study". Studia Linguistica 41: 59-71.

Mair, C. 1987 "Instabile Infinitivkonstruktionen im heutigen Englisch". Linguistische Berichte 3: 381-397.

Mair, Christian. 1987. "For/To-Infinitival Clauses in Contemporary British English--A Study Based on the Material Collected in the Survey of English Usage...". ES 68: 545-9.

Mair, C. 1988 Extraposed gerundial subject clauses in present-day British English. An investigation of the corpus of the Survey of English Usage (University College London). Arbeiten aus Anglistik und Amerikanistik 13: 51-63.

Mair, C. 1988. "The Transition from the Impersonal to the Personal Use of the Verb like in Late Middle English and Early Modern English", in Historical English. Innsbruck.

Mair, C. 1990. Infinitival Complement Clauses in English. CUP.

Mair, Christian. 1991. "Quantitative or qualitative corpus analysis? Infinitival complement clauses in the Survey of English Usage Corpus, in English Computer Corpora: Selected Papers and Research Guide, ed. S. Johansson & Anna-Brita Stenstroem, pp. 67-80. Mouton de Gruyter.

Mair, Christian. 1995. "Changing Patterns of Complementation, and Concomitant Grammaticalisation, of the Verb Help in Present-Day British English", in Bas Aarts & Charles F. Meyer (eds.), The Verb in Contemporary English: Theory and Description, pp. 258-72. CUP.

Mair, Christian. 1997. "The Spread of the going to Future in Written English: A Corpus-Based Investigation into Language Change in Progress". Language History and Linguistic Modelling, vol. 22, ed. Raymond Hickey & Stanislaw Puppel, pp. 1537-43. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gru

Mair, Christian. 1997. "Parallel Corpora: A Real-time Approach to the Study of Language Change in Progress", in Corpus-Based Studies in English, ed. M. Ljung, pp. 195-209. Amsterdam: Rodopi.

Mair, Christian. 1998. "Man/Woman which...-Last of the old, or first of the news?", Explorations in Corpus Linguistics, ed. A. Renouf, pp. 123-33. Rodopi.

Mair, Christian. 1999. "Un-American Activities in British English Syntax: Prevent, Stop, Save", in From, Function and Variation in English: Studies in Honour of Klaus Hansen, ed. U. Carls & P. Lucko, 175-81. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

Mair, Christian. 2001 "Changing Patterns of Verb Complementation in Late Modern English: A Real-Time Study Based on Matching Text Corpora and the OED Quotation Base". Handout (Edinburgh).

Mair, Christian. 2002. "Three Changing Patterns of Verb Complementation in Late Modern English". English Language and Linguistics 6: 105-31.

Mair, Christian. 2003. "Gerundial complements after begin and start: Grammatical and sociolinguistic factors, and how they work against each other", in Determinants of Grammatical Variation in English, ed. G. Rohdenburg & B. Mondorf, pp. 329-45. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Mair, Christian (ed.) 2003. The Politics of English as a World Language: New Horizons in Postcolonial Cultural Studies. Rodopi.

Mair, Christian. 2004. "Corpus linguistics and grammaticalization theory: Statistics, frequencies, and beyond", in Corpus Approaches to Grammaticalisation, ed. H. Lingqvist & Ch. Mair. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Mair, Christian. 2006. "Nonfinite complement clauses in the nineteenth century: the case of remember", in Nineteenth-century English: Stability and Change, ed. Merja Kyote, Mats Ryden, & Erik Smitterberg, pp. 215-28. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Mair, Christian. 2006. "Inflected genitives are spreading in present-day English, but not necessarily to inanimate nouns", in Corpora and the History of English, ed. Christian Mair & Reinhard Heuberger, pp. 235-47. Heidelberg: Winter.

Mair, Christian. 2006. "Tracking ongoing grammatical change and recent diversification in present-day standard English: the complementary role of small and large corpora" in The Changing Face of Corpus Linguistics, ed. Antoinette Renouf, Andrew Kehoe, pp.355-376. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi.

Mair, Christian. 2006. Twentieth Century English: History, Variation and Standardization. CUP.

Mair, Christian. 2007. "Change and Variation in Present-day English: Integrating the analysis of closed corpora and web-based monitoring", in Corpus Linguistics and the Web, ed. Marianne Hundt, Nadja Nesselhauf & Caroline Biewer, pp. 233-47. Amsterdam: Rodopi.

Mair, Christian. 2007. "British English/American English Grammar: Convergence in Writing-Divergence in Speech?". Anglia 125: 84-100.

Mair, Christian. 2009. "Infinitival and Gerundial Complements", in Comparative Studies in Australian and New Zealand English: Grammar and Beyond, ed. Pam Peters, Peter Collins, & Adam Smith, pp. 263-76. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Mair, Christian & Reinhardt Heuberger (eds.) 2006. Corpora and the History of English: Festschrift fuer Manfred Markus. Winter.

Mair, Christian & M. Hundt. 1995. "Why is the progressive becoming more frequent in English?: A corpus-based investigation of language change in progress". Zeitschrift fuer Anglistik und Amerikanistik 43: 111-22.

Mair, Christian & Marianne Hundt (eds.) 2000. Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory: Papers from the Twentieth International Conference on English Language Research on Computerized Corpora (ICAME 20) Freiburg im Breisgau 1999. Rodopi.