Reflections on Syntax
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Joseph Galasso
Categories: Children
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Peter Lang Us

The lectures in this book are immensely Chomskyan in spirit, recursive-syntactic in nature, and tethered to a framework which takes as the null hypothesis the notion that language is an innate, pre-determined biological system--a system which by definition is multi-complex, human-specific, and analogous to a philosophy highly commensurate of Descartes'
The Boundaries of Babel, second edition
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Andrea Moro
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-20 - Publisher: MIT Press

The new edition of a pioneering book that examines research at the intersection of contemporary theoretical linguistics and the cognitive neurosciences. In The Boundaries of Babel, Andrea Moro describes an encounter between two cultures: contemporary theoretical linguistics and the cognitive neurosciences. As a leading theoretical linguist in the generative tradition
Generalized Transformations and Beyond
Language: de
Pages: 219
Authors: Hans-Martin Gärtner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-05 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Die Reihe publiziert Originalarbeiten zur Beschreibung und theoretischen Analyse der Struktur natürlicher Sprachen. Schwerpunkt sind die Prinzipien und Regeln der grammatischen und lexikalischen Kenntnis sowohl unter einzelsprachlichen wie unter sprachvergleichenden Gesichtspunkten. Abgedeckt werden alle systematischen Bereiche der Sprachwissenschaft, insbesondere Phonologie, Morphologie, Syntax, Semantik und Pragmatik, unter Einbeziehung von Aspekten des
Shadows of Syntax
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: Jared Warren
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

What is the source of logical and mathematical truth? This volume revitalizes conventionalism as an answer to this question. Conventionalism takes logical and mathematical truth to have their source in linguistic conventions. This was an extremely popular view in the early 20th century, but it was never worked out in
Kinship Reflections in Syntax
Language: en
Authors: Kenneth Locke Hale
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher:

Data from Lardil and Aranda; shows functioning of kinship principles as a principle within the grammar in selection of pronoun and also as a reference of the syntactic rule producing compound noun phrases.