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Foundations of language : brain, meaning, grammar, evolution

Author: Ray Jackendoff
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Proposes an holistic theory of the relation between the sounds, structure, and meaning of language and their relation to mind and brain. This book provides insights on the evolution of language,  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Jackendoff
ISBN: 0198270127 9780198270126 0199264376 9780199264377
OCLC Number: 48053881
Description: xix, 477 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The complexity of linguistic structure --
Language as a mental phenomenon --
Combinatoriality --
Universal grammar --
The parallel architecture --
Lexical storage versus online construction --
Implications for processing --
An evolutionary perspective on the architecture --
Semantics as a mentalistic enterprise --
Reference and truth --
Lexical semantics --
Phrasal semantics.
Responsibility: Ray Jackendoff.
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Jackendoff engages in a moderate and reasonable way with some of the critics of Chomsky's many controversial claims ... well written and provides a valuable and interesting account of the Chomskian Read more...

 
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