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Title: The Philosophy of Generative Linguistics
Written By: Peter Ludlow
URL: http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/academic/philosophy/language/9780199258536.do
Description:

Peter Ludlow presents the first book on the philosophy of generative
linguistics. He explains the motivation of the generative framework,
describes its mechanisms, and addresses issues of broad philosophical
interest, for instance the ontology of linguistics, the nature of data,
language/world relations, and best theory criteria.

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories
Philosophy of Language
Syntax
Discipline of Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0199258538
ISBN-13: 9780199258536
Pages: 240
Prices: U.K. £ 30.00