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
Published: Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, ©2004.
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Table of Contents:
  • Foreword by Noam Chomsky; Preface; Introduction by Naoki Fukui and Mihoko Zushi; The Generative Enterprise; Noam Chomsky in Discussion with Riny Huybregts and Henk van Riemsdijk Preface by Riny Huybregts and Henk van Riemsdijk; Part I On Linguistics; Chapter 1 Language and Cognition; Chapter 2 Explanation in Linguistics; Chapter 3 The Field; Part II On Grammar; Chapter 1 A Historical Perspective; Chapter 2 Issues in Formal Grammar; Chapter 3 Core and Periphery; The Generative Enterprise Revisited; Noam Chomsky in Discussion with Naoki Fukui and Mihoko Zushi Linguistics in the 21st Century
  • 1. Linguistics: The Development of Linguistic Theory in the past 20 Years2. Linguistics and other Sciences; 3. Prospects for the Future; Bibliography; Index