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Name: Barbara  H. Partee (IPA: pɑrtí)
Institution: University of Massachusetts at Amherst
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Homepage: http://people.umass.edu/~partee/
State and/or Country: MA
Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Specialty: Formal Semantics
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: Borschev, Vladimir, Elena V. Paducheva, Barbara H. Partee, Yakov G. Testelets, and Igor Yanovich. 2008. Russian genitives, non-referentiality, and the property-type hypothesis. In FASL 16, eds. A.Antonenko et al. Ann Arbor: Michigan Slavic Publishers

Compositionality in Formal Semantics: Selected Papers of Barbara Partee. Oxford: Blackwell, 2004.

Partee, Barbara H., Alice ter Meulen and Robert Wall, Mathematical Methods in Linguistics, Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1990
Announced on LINGUIST :  Discourse and Meaning. Papers in Honor of Eva Hajicova
 Formal Semantics
 Compositionality in Formal Semantics
 Formal Semantics
 Context-Dependence in the Analysis of Linguistic Meaning
 Posessives and Beyond: Semantics and Syntax
 FASL 11: The Amherst Meeting
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Formal Semantics
Courses Taught: Formal Semantics

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