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Title Travaux du cercle linguistique de Prague n.s. = Prague Linguistic Circle papers. Volume 1 / edited by Eva Hajičová [and others]
Published Amsterdam : John Benjamins Pub. Co., 1995


Description 1 online resource (x, 336 pages) : illustrations
Series Travaux du Cercle linguistique de Prague, 1383-7583 ; v. 1
Travaux du Cercle linguistique de Prague ; 1.
Contents TRAVAUX DU CERCLE LINGUISTIQUE DE PRAGUE n.s. PRAGUELINGUISTIC CIRCLE PAPERS; Title page; Copyright page; Foreword; Table of contents; Introduction; I. INTRODUCTORY SURVEY; Prague School Teachings of the Classical Period and Beyond; REFERENCES; Formaland Computational Linguistics in Prague; 1. The starting points; 2. Syntax and semantics in FGD; 3. Topic-Focus Articulation; 4. Other trends of Czech mathematical linguistics; 5. Recent developments; NOTES; REFERENCES; II. FUNDAMENTAL ISSUES; Menschliche Gleichartigkeit und inter-wie intrakulturelle Mannigfaltigkeit; 1. Die platonische These
2. Die romantische Gegenthese3. Die gegenwärtige Synthese (eine Hypothese); Anmerkung; Jakobson and Chomsky on Markedness; 1. Introduction; 2. Marked and unmarked in structural semiotics; 3. Child language, aphasia, and universals of language; 4. Markedness in generative grammar; 5. Toward a Principles and Parameters Syntax; 6. Perspective; NOTES; REFERENCES; Functional System and Evaluation; 0. Introduction; 1. Function; 2. Evaluative Function; 3. System of Functions; REFERENCES; Structural Linguistics and Formal Semantics; Introduction; 1. De Saussure vs. structuralism
2. De Saussure de-mythicized3. Chomsky, Montague and formal semantics; 4. Language as an algebra; 5. Saussure mathematized; 6. Structuralism rejoined?; 7. Conclusion; NOTES; REFERENCES; III. SENTENCE STRUCTURE; A Contrastive View of Syntactic Ambiguities; NOTES; REFERENCES; Surfaceand Underlying Word Order; NOTES; REFERENCES; Structural Properties of Information Packaging in German and in Universal Grammar; 1. Purpose and overview; 2. The discourse functions Theme and Rheme and syntactic (sentential) focus and presupposition: expository remarks; 2.1 Focus projection
3. The Null Hypothesis and the Extended Null Hypothesis with respect to the clausally anchored focus and textual rheme3.1 The general assumption; 3.2 The structural properties of sentential (phrasal) focus; 3.2 The structural position of focus/GA in the lexical and the functional maximal projections; 3.2.1 The verbal phrase, VP; 3.2.2 The Adjectival Phrase in attributive and predicative function; 3.2.3 The Nominal Phrase, NP; 3.2.4 Separable verbal prefixes and affixoïds -- 3.2.5 Adjuncts; NOTES; REFERENCES; Underlying Structures and Unification; 1. Introduction
2. Description of tectogrammatical representations2.1 Dependency relations; 2.2 Topic-focus articulation and the deep word order; 2.3 Internal structure of nodes of the dependency structure; 3. The structure of lexical entries in the lexicon; 4. The grammar; 5. Unification; NOTES; TABLE I; REFERENCES; IV. DISCOURSE PATTERNS; A Static View and a Dynamic View on Text and Discourse; 1. Introduction; 2. The dynamic (processual) view; 2.1 Background assumptions of interpretative text processing; 2.1.2 Assumptions concerning mental processes; 3. The static view: text as a completed whole; NOTES
Summary This volume is the first one of the revived series of Travaux, which was the well-known international book series of the classical Prague Linguistic Circle, published in the years 1929-39. The tradition of the Circle still attracts attention in broad circles of European and American linguistics. The first volume of the new series is divided into five sections: 1. Introductory papers characterizing the development of the Prague School in the recent decades; 2. Methodological issues of structural and functional linguistics; 3. Sentence structure; 4. Discourse patterns; 5. Theory of litera
Notes Issued by the Prague Linguistic Circle
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
Subject Pražský linguistický kroužek.
SUBJECT Pražský linguistický kroužek fast
Subject Structural linguistics.
Functionalism (Linguistics)
PHILOSOPHY -- Language.
Functionalism (Linguistics)
Structural linguistics
Form Electronic book
Author Hajičová, Eva.
Pražský linguistický kroužek.
ISBN 9789027276414
Other Titles Prague Linguistic Circle papers
Travaux du cercle linguistique de Prague new series