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Title: The Proper Treatment of Events
Written By: Michiel van Lambalgen
Fritz Hamm
URL: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/1405112123
Series Title: Explorations in Semantics
Description:

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
science.

- Accompanied by a website (http://staff.science.uva.nl/~michiell/) that
provides slides for instructors and background material for students.

Publication Year: 2005
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories
Philosophy of Language
Semantics
Cognitive Science
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Versions:
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1405112131
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 264
Prices: U.S. $ 74.95

 
 
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1405112123
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 264
Prices: U.S. $ 39.95