By Tanya Reinhart
First released in 1983, this ebook examines anaphora — a vital factor in linguistic idea because it lies on the crossroads of a number of significant difficulties. at the one hand it truly is believed that an analogous stipulations that govern the translation of anaphora additionally govern syntactic flow ideas yet at the different, whereas anaphora is understood to engage with quite a few discourse and semantic issues, it additionally presents a transparent example of the dependency of the semantic interpretation of sentences upon semantic homes of typical language. This booklet has significant objectives: the 1st is a finished research of sentence-level anaphora that addresses the questions posed above, and the second one is an exam of the wider problems with the kinfolk among the structural homes of sentences and their semantic interpretation in the hypotheses of the autonomy of syntax and of interpretative semantics proven via Chomsky.
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Anaphora and Semantic Interpretation: Volume 3 (Routledge Library Editions: Semantics and Semiology) by Tanya Reinhart