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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.
Pražský linguistický kroužek
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