Semantics in Generative Grammar / Edition 1

Semantics in Generative Grammar / Edition 1

by Irene Heim, Angelika Kratzer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631197133

ISBN-13: 9780631197133

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: Wiley

Written by two of the leading figures in the field, this is a lucid and systematic introduction to formal semantics.  See more details below

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Written by two of the leading figures in the field, this is a lucid and systematic introduction to formal semantics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631197133
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Series:
Blackwell Textbooks in Linguistics Series, #13
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
334
Sales rank:
828,060
Product dimensions:
6.76(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.72(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface.

1. Truth-conditional Semantics and the Fregean Program.

2. Executing the Fregean Program.

3. Semantics and Syntax.

4. More of English: Non-verbal Predicates, Modifiers, Definite Descriptions.

5. Relative Clauses, Variables, Variable Binding.

6. Quantifiers: Their Semantic Type.

7. Quantification and Grammar.

8. Syntactic and Semantic Constraints on Quantifier Movement.

9. Bound and Referential Pronouns and Ellipsis.

10. Syntactic and Semantic Binding.

11. E-Type Anaphora.

12. First Steps Towards an Intensional Semantics.

Index.

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