'Quantification: A Cross-Linguistic Perspective', Volume 64 (North-Holland Linguistic Series: Linguistic Variations)

5 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780080453507: 'Quantification: A Cross-Linguistic Perspective', Volume 64 (North-Holland Linguistic Series: Linguistic Variations)

The goal of this collection is to put at the disposal of the linguistic community studies which contribute to a deeper understanding of the nature of language and linguistic variation within the lines that have now been established after fifty years of generative inquiries, often building bridges in the spirit of earlier cognitive traditions, such as the classic work of Plato, the Cartesian view of the mind, and others. While the series will pay particular attention to the traditional tension between descriptive and explanatory adequacy, it will also address many old and new issues, such as the tensions raised at the level of linguistic design through new lines of inquiries often referred to as 'physiological linguistics' or, more dominantly, 'biolinguistics', in particular in the domains of macro- and micro-variations. It is indeed curious that, while the issues at stake are accepted or praised at a rhetorical level, the data that bear on the relevant issues or even the argument at stake are often difficult to access in print, or are often not addressed at all in the form of monographs or dedicated collections. This series will in particular study internal and external factors which bear on the nature of linguistic variation proper, focusing on properties of the Language Faculty and its interface with other domains of the Mind/Brain, as defined within the Minimalist Program, the predominant direction current generative inquiries take and further develop.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Book Description:

An in-depth look at the universal human language faculty

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 151.00
US$ 121.28

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 7.61
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Lisa Matthewson
Published by Brill
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brill. Hardback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Quantification: A Cross-Linguistic Perspective, Lisa Matthewson, The goal of this collection is to put at the disposal of the linguistic community studies which contribute to a deeper understanding of the nature of language and linguistic variation within the lines that have now been established after fifty years of generative inquiries, often building bridges in the spirit of earlier cognitive traditions, such as the classic work of Plato, the Cartesian view of the mind, and others.While the series will pay particular attention to the traditional tension between descriptive and explanatory adequacy, it will also address many old and new issues, such as the tensions raised at the level of linguistic design through new lines of inquiries often referred to as 'physiological linguistics' or, more dominantly, 'biolinguistics', in particular in the domains of macro- and micro-variations.It is indeed curious that, while the issues at stake are accepted or praised at a rhetorical level, the data that bear on the relevant issues or even the argument at stake are often difficult to access in print, or are often not addressed at all in the form of monographs or dedicated collections.This series will in particular study internal and external factors which bear on the nature of linguistic variation proper, focusing on properties of the Language Faculty and its interface with other domains of the Mind/Brain, as defined within the Minimalist Program, the predominant direction current generative inquiries take and further develop. Bookseller Inventory # B9780080453507

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 121.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.61
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Lisa Matthewson
Published by Brill, Netherlands (2008)
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brill, Netherlands, 2008. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 228 x 156 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. The goal of this collection is to put at the disposal of the linguistic community studies which contribute to a deeper understanding of the nature of language and linguistic variation within the lines that have now been established after fifty years of generative inquiries, often building bridges in the spirit of earlier cognitive traditions, such as the classic work of Plato, the Cartesian view of the mind, and others. While the series will pay particular attention to the traditional tension between descriptive and explanatory adequacy, it will also address many old and new issues, such as the tensions raised at the level of linguistic design through new lines of inquiries often referred to as physiological linguistics or, more dominantly, biolinguistics , in particular in the domains of macro- and micro-variations. It is indeed curious that, while the issues at stake are accepted or praised at a rhetorical level, the data that bear on the relevant issues or even the argument at stake are often difficult to access in print, or are often not addressed at all in the form of monographs or dedicated collections.This series will in particular study internal and external factors which bear on the nature of linguistic variation proper, focusing on properties of the Language Faculty and its interface with other domains of the Mind/Brain, as defined within the Minimalist Program, the predominant direction current generative inquiries take and further develop. Bookseller Inventory # AAN9780080453507

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 144.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Lisa Matthewson
Published by Brill, Netherlands (2008)
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brill, Netherlands, 2008. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 228 x 156 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. The goal of this collection is to put at the disposal of the linguistic community studies which contribute to a deeper understanding of the nature of language and linguistic variation within the lines that have now been established after fifty years of generative inquiries, often building bridges in the spirit of earlier cognitive traditions, such as the classic work of Plato, the Cartesian view of the mind, and others. While the series will pay particular attention to the traditional tension between descriptive and explanatory adequacy, it will also address many old and new issues, such as the tensions raised at the level of linguistic design through new lines of inquiries often referred to as physiological linguistics or, more dominantly, biolinguistics , in particular in the domains of macro- and micro-variations. It is indeed curious that, while the issues at stake are accepted or praised at a rhetorical level, the data that bear on the relevant issues or even the argument at stake are often difficult to access in print, or are often not addressed at all in the form of monographs or dedicated collections. This series will in particular study internal and external factors which bear on the nature of linguistic variation proper, focusing on properties of the Language Faculty and its interface with other domains of the Mind/Brain, as defined within the Minimalist Program, the predominant direction current generative inquiries take and further develop. Bookseller Inventory # AAN9780080453507

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 147.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Lisa Matthewson
Published by Brill, Netherlands (2008)
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brill, Netherlands, 2008. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 228 x 156 mm. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The goal of this collection is to put at the disposal of the linguistic community studies which contribute to a deeper understanding of the nature of language and linguistic variation within the lines that have now been established after fifty years of generative inquiries, often building bridges in the spirit of earlier cognitive traditions, such as the classic work of Plato, the Cartesian view of the mind, and others. While the series will pay particular attention to the traditional tension between descriptive and explanatory adequacy, it will also address many old and new issues, such as the tensions raised at the level of linguistic design through new lines of inquiries often referred to as physiological linguistics or, more dominantly, biolinguistics , in particular in the domains of macro- and micro-variations. It is indeed curious that, while the issues at stake are accepted or praised at a rhetorical level, the data that bear on the relevant issues or even the argument at stake are often difficult to access in print, or are often not addressed at all in the form of monographs or dedicated collections.This series will in particular study internal and external factors which bear on the nature of linguistic variation proper, focusing on properties of the Language Faculty and its interface with other domains of the Mind/Brain, as defined within the Minimalist Program, the predominant direction current generative inquiries take and further develop. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780080453507

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 149.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

QUANTIFICATION: A CROSS-LINGUISTIC PERSPECTIVE -
Published by BRILL (2008)
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description BRILL, 2008. Hardback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780080453507 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0166929

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 155.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.25
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Lisa Matthewson
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller
L Books
(EPINAY SUR ORGE, France)
Rating
[?]

Book Description see description. Book Condition: New. This item might Printed on Demand, please check. ISBN: 9780080453507. Publisher : BRILL. Author : Lisa Matthewson. Publication date: 29-Feb-2008. Binding: Paperback. Number of pages: Bookseller Inventory # HGB-7167

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 176.06
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.06
From France to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Lisa Matthewson (Editor)
Published by Brill Academic Pub (2008)
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brill Academic Pub, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0080453503

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 191.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Lisa Matthewson
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
AussieBookSeller
(SILVERWATER, NSW, Australia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 157mm x 25mm x 229mm. Hardcover. This volume presents articles by formal linguists on quantification in (relatively) understudied languages. The ten contributions provide analysis of quantificational phenomen.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 488 pages. 0.953. Bookseller Inventory # 9780080453507

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 171.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 28.00
From Australia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Matthewson, Lisa (Editor)
Published by Emerald Group Pub Ltd (2008)
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Emerald Group Pub Ltd, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 488 pages. 9.00x6.25x1.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0080453503

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 195.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.69
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Lisa Matthewson
Published by Brill Academic Pub (2008)
ISBN 10: 0080453503 ISBN 13: 9780080453507
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brill Academic Pub, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0080453503

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 206.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds