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The Resource Events and semantic architecture, Paul M. Pietroski

Events and semantic architecture, Paul M. Pietroski

Label
Events and semantic architecture
Title
Events and semantic architecture
Statement of responsibility
Paul M. Pietroski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Intended for linguists and philosophers, this book presents a unified theory of how grammar relates to meaning and provides fresh ways of thinking about sematic generalizations that may reflect innately determined aspects of human languages
Member of
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pietroski, Paul M
Dewey number
401
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford linguistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Generative grammar
  • Meaning (Philosophy)
  • Structuralism
  • Causation
Target audience
specialized
Label
Events and semantic architecture, Paul M. Pietroski
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-264) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Two Fregean roads
  • Interpreting capitalized variables
  • Compositional details
  • Explanatory virtues
  • Plural noun-phrases as second-order predicates
  • Causal verbs and sentential complements
  • Causatives
  • Covert verbs and explanation
  • Serializers
  • Complementizer phrases as conjuncts
  • Overview
  • Tentative conclusions and promissory notes
  • Review
  • Cautions
  • Larger issues
  • A plethora of semantic explananda
  • Elementary cases
  • A Fregean framework
  • A conjunctivist strategy
  • Grammatical relations and existential closure for all
  • Summary
  • Quantification and plurality
Control code
ocn171041238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 267 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199244300
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)171041238
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Events and semantic architecture, Paul M. Pietroski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-264) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Two Fregean roads
  • Interpreting capitalized variables
  • Compositional details
  • Explanatory virtues
  • Plural noun-phrases as second-order predicates
  • Causal verbs and sentential complements
  • Causatives
  • Covert verbs and explanation
  • Serializers
  • Complementizer phrases as conjuncts
  • Overview
  • Tentative conclusions and promissory notes
  • Review
  • Cautions
  • Larger issues
  • A plethora of semantic explananda
  • Elementary cases
  • A Fregean framework
  • A conjunctivist strategy
  • Grammatical relations and existential closure for all
  • Summary
  • Quantification and plurality
Control code
ocn171041238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 267 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199244300
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)171041238
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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