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Measuring grammatical complexity, edited by Frederick J. Newmeyer and Laurel B. Preston

Label
Measuring grammatical complexity
Title
Measuring grammatical complexity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frederick J. Newmeyer and Laurel B. Preston
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
401/.43
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P128.C664
LC item number
M43 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Newmeyer, Frederick J.
  • Preston, Laurel B.
Series statement
Oxford linguistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Complexity (Linguistics)
  • Grammatik
  • Komplexität
  • Complexity (Linguistics)
Label
Measuring grammatical complexity, edited by Frederick J. Newmeyer and Laurel B. Preston
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-348) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction / Frederick J. Newmeyer and Laurel B. Preston -- Major contributions from formal linguistics to the complexity debate / John A. Hawkins -- Sign languages, creoles, and the development of predication / David Gil -- What you can say without syntax: a hierarchy of grammatical complexity / Ray Jackendoff and Eva Wittenberg -- Degrees of complexity in syntax: a view from evolution / Ljiljana Progovac -- Complexity in comparative syntax: the view from modern parametric theory / Theresa Biberauer, Ian Roberts, Michelle Sheehan, and Anders Holmberg -- The complexity of narrow syntax: minimalism, representational economy, and simplest merge / Andreas Trotzke and Jan-Wouter Zwart -- Constructions, complexity, and word order variation / Peter W. Culicover -- Complexity trade-offs: a case study / Kaius Sinnemaki -- The importance of exhaustive description in measuring linguistic complexity: the case of English try and pseudocoordination / Daniel Ross -- Cross-linguistic comparison of complexity measures in phonological systems / Steven Moran and Damian Blasi -- The measurement of semantic complexity: how to get by if your language lacks generalized quantifiers / Lisa Matthewson -- Computational complexity in the brain / Cristiano Chesi and Andrea Moro -- Looking for a 'gold standard' to measure language complexity: what psycholinguistics and neurolinguistics can (and cannot) offer to formal linguistics / Lise Menn and Cecily Jill Duffield
Control code
869852316
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 370 pages
Isbn
9780199685301
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014932091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869852316
Label
Measuring grammatical complexity, edited by Frederick J. Newmeyer and Laurel B. Preston
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-348) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction / Frederick J. Newmeyer and Laurel B. Preston -- Major contributions from formal linguistics to the complexity debate / John A. Hawkins -- Sign languages, creoles, and the development of predication / David Gil -- What you can say without syntax: a hierarchy of grammatical complexity / Ray Jackendoff and Eva Wittenberg -- Degrees of complexity in syntax: a view from evolution / Ljiljana Progovac -- Complexity in comparative syntax: the view from modern parametric theory / Theresa Biberauer, Ian Roberts, Michelle Sheehan, and Anders Holmberg -- The complexity of narrow syntax: minimalism, representational economy, and simplest merge / Andreas Trotzke and Jan-Wouter Zwart -- Constructions, complexity, and word order variation / Peter W. Culicover -- Complexity trade-offs: a case study / Kaius Sinnemaki -- The importance of exhaustive description in measuring linguistic complexity: the case of English try and pseudocoordination / Daniel Ross -- Cross-linguistic comparison of complexity measures in phonological systems / Steven Moran and Damian Blasi -- The measurement of semantic complexity: how to get by if your language lacks generalized quantifiers / Lisa Matthewson -- Computational complexity in the brain / Cristiano Chesi and Andrea Moro -- Looking for a 'gold standard' to measure language complexity: what psycholinguistics and neurolinguistics can (and cannot) offer to formal linguistics / Lise Menn and Cecily Jill Duffield
Control code
869852316
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 370 pages
Isbn
9780199685301
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014932091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869852316

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