The philosophy of generative linguistics /

Peter Ludlow presents this work 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,...

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Main Author: Ludlow, Peter, 1957-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Summary:Peter Ludlow presents this work 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.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxiii, 220 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780199258536
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