Tanya Reinhart's Anaphora and Semantic Interpretation: Volume 3 (Routledge PDF

By Tanya Reinhart

ISBN-10: 0226709558

ISBN-13: 9780226709550

ISBN-10: 1138690384

ISBN-13: 9781138690387

First released in 1983, this e-book examines anaphora — a primary factor in linguistic conception because it lies on the crossroads of numerous significant difficulties. at the one hand it truly is believed that an analogous stipulations that govern the translation of anaphora additionally govern syntactic circulate ideas yet at the different, whereas anaphora is understood to engage with numerous discourse and semantic issues, it additionally offers a transparent example of the dependency of the semantic interpretation of sentences upon semantic houses of usual language. This booklet has significant pursuits: the 1st is a entire research of sentence-level anaphora that addresses the questions posed above, and the second one is an exam of the wider problems with the family members among the structural houses of sentences and their semantic interpretation in the hypotheses of the autonomy of syntax and of interpretative semantics proven through Chomsky.

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