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Name: Brendan  S.  Gillon
Institution: McGill University
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: Qu´ebec
Linguistic Field(s): Phonology
Subject Language(s): Sanskrit
Selected Publications: 2003 ‘Ny¯aya-s¯utra 5.1.2: Anomalies in the Bh¯as.ya’.
ref Journal of Indian Philosophy: v. 31, pp. 47-60.
1999 ‘Indefinite Noun Phrases and Plurality in English’.
ref Current Research in the Semantics-Pragmatics Interface: v. 1, pp. 1–21
1999 ‘The Mass Count Distinction: Evidence from Psycholinguistic Performance’
ref (with Eva Kehayia and Vanessa Taler)
Brain and Language: v. 67, pp. 205–211.
1997 ‘Anaphora and Some Non-Commutative Uses of or’.
ref The Journal of Pragmatics: v. 28, pp. 373–381.
1997 ‘Contraposition and Lewis Carroll’s Barber Shop Paradox’
ref Dialogue: v. 36, n. 1, pp. 247–251.
1996 ‘Collectivity and Distributivity Internal to English Noun Phrases’
ref Language Sciences: v. 18, n. 1-2, pp. 443–468.
1996 ‘Word Order in Classical Sanskrit’
ref Indian Linguistics: v. 57, n. 1, pp. 1–35.
1995 ‘Autonomy of Word Formation: Evidence from Classical Sanskrit’
ref Indian Linguistics: v. 56, n. 1-4, pp. 15–52.
1995 ‘Peirce’s Challenge to Material Implication as a Model of if ’
ref Analysis: v. 55, n. 4, pp. 280–282.
1995 ‘Adjectives in Sanskrit’ (with Siniruddha Dash)ref Brahmavidya (The Adyar Library Bulletin): v. 59, pp. 285–294
1994 ‘Grammatical Number and Donkey Anaphora in English’
ref Revue qu´ebecoise de linguistique: v. 23, n. 1, pp. 35–60.
1993 ‘Bhartr.hari’s Solution to the Problem of Asamartha Compounds’
ref Asiatische Studien/ ´ Etudes Asiatiques: v. 47, n. 1, pp. 117–133.
1992 ‘Towards a Common Semantics for English Count and Mass Nouns’
ref Linguistics and Philosophy: v. 15, n. 6, pp. 597–640
Announced on LINGUIST :  Semantics
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Semantics
Courses Taught: Introduction to the Study of Language (104-200)
Introduction to Semantics and Pragmatics (104-370)
Structure of a Specific Language (Sanskrit) (104-410)
Introduction to Semantics (104-455)
Advanced Topics in Logic i (107-410)
Linguistic Theory (104-419)
Formal Methods in Linguistics (104-560)
Foundations of Semantics (104-615)
Semantics II (104-660)
Seminar in Semantics (104-760)
Alternative Theories of Syntax (104-783)

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