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LINGUIST List 20.464

Fri Feb 13 2009

Books: Ling Theories: Lewis, Karimi, Harley, Farrar (Eds)

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        1.    Paul Peranteau, Time and Again: Lewis, Karimi, Harley, Farrar (Eds)


Message 1: Time and Again: Lewis, Karimi, Harley, Farrar (Eds)
Date: 12-Feb-2009
From: Paul Peranteau <paulbenjamins.com>
Subject: Time and Again: Lewis, Karimi, Harley, Farrar (Eds)
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Title: Time and Again
Subtitle: Theoretical perspectives on formal linguistics. In honor of D. Terence Langendoen
Series Title: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 135
Published: 2009
Publisher: John Benjamins
                http://www.benjamins.com/

Book URL: http://www.benjamins.com/cgi-bin/t_bookview.cgi?bookid=LA%20135

Editor: William D. Lewis
Editor: Simin Karimi
Editor: Heidi Harley
Editor: Scott O. Farrar
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027289629 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 105.00
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027289629 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 158.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027255181 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 105.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027255181 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 158.00
Abstract:

This volume is a collection of papers that highlights some recurring themes
that have surfaced in the generative tradition in linguistics over the past
40 years. The volume is more than a historical take on a theoretical
tradition; rather, it is also a "compass" pointing to exciting new
empirical directions inspired by generative theory. In fact, the papers
show a progression from core theoretical concerns to data-driven
experimental investigation and can be divided roughly into two categories:
those that follow a syntactic and theoretical course, and those that follow
an experimental or applied path. Many of the papers revisit long-standing
or recurring themes in the generative tradition, some of which seek
experimental validation or refutation. The merger of theoretical and
experimental concerns makes this volume stand out, but it is also forward
looking in that it addresses the recent concerns of the creation and
consumption of data across the discipline.

Linguistic Field(s): Discipline of Linguistics
                            Linguistic Theories
                            Morphology
                            Syntax

Written In: English (eng )

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