The generative enterprise revisited : discussions with Riny Huybregts, Henk van Riemsdijk, Naoki Fukui, and Mihoko Zushi, with a new foreword by Noam Chomsky /

Spanning more than two decades of thinking about generative approaches to Universal Grammar, the two interviews with Noam Chomsky in this book permit a rare and illuminating insight into his views on numerous issues in linguistics and beyond. The first discussion dates from the early days of the so-...

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Main Author: Chomsky, Noam.
Other Authors: Huybregts, Riny., Riemsdijk, Henk C. van., Fukui, Naoki., Zushi, Mihoko, 1964-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, ©2004.
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Summary:Spanning more than two decades of thinking about generative approaches to Universal Grammar, the two interviews with Noam Chomsky in this book permit a rare and illuminating insight into his views on numerous issues in linguistics and beyond. The first discussion dates from the early days of the so-called Government Binding Theory, the second one took place after a decade of Minimalism. Thereby the evolution and the dynamics in linguistic theorizing are dramatically revealed. Scholars of grammar, cognitive scientists, philosophers will profit by reading this book, but anyone with an ardent int.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvi, 211 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-198) and index.
ISBN:9783110902440
3110902443