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Wed Feb 09 2005

Books: Semantics/Cog Sci/Ling Theories:van Lambalgen,Hamm

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        1.    Matthew Glidden, The Proper Treatment of Events: van Lambalgen, Hamm

Message 1: The Proper Treatment of Events: van Lambalgen, Hamm

Date: 08-Feb-2005
From: Matthew Glidden <>
Subject: The Proper Treatment of Events: van Lambalgen, Hamm

Title: The Proper Treatment of Events
Series Title: Explorations in Semantics
Published: 2005
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing

Book URL:

Author: Fritz Hamm, University of Tübingen
Author: Michiel van Lambalgen, University of Amsterdam
Hardback: ISBN: 1405112131 Pages: 264 Price: U.S. $ 74.95
Paperback: ISBN: 1405112123 Pages: 264 Price: U.S. $ 39.95

The Proper Treatment of Events offers a novel approach to the semantics of
tense and aspect motivated by cognitive considerations.

- Offers a new theory of the semantics of tense aspect and nominalizations
that combines formal semantics and cognitive approaches.

- Written accessibly for students and scholars in theoretical linguists, as
well as in philosophy of language, logic, cognitive science, and computer

- Accompanied by a website ( that
provides slides for instructors and background material for students.

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                            Linguistic Theories
                            Philosophy of Language

Written In: English (ENG )

See this book announcement on our website:

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