The language of word meaning [E-Book] / edited by Pierrette Bouillon, Federica Busa.
Bouillon, Pierrette, (editor)
Busa, Federica, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001
1 online resource (xvi, 387 pages)
Studies in natural language processing
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Table of Contents:
  • Linguistic creativity and the lexicon. Introduction / Federica Busa and Pierrette Bouillon ; Chomsky on the creative aspect of language use and its implications for lexical semantic studies / James McGilvray ; The emptiness of the lexicon : critical reflections on J. Pustejovsky's "The generative lexicon" / Jerry A. Fodor and Ernie Lepore ; Generativity and explanation in semantics : a reply to Fodor and Lepore / James Pustejovsky ; The "Fodor"-FODOR fallacy bites back / Yorick Wilks
  • The syntax of word meaning. Introduction / Federica Busa and Pierrette Bouillon ; Type construction and the logic of concepts / James Pustejovsky ; Underspecification, context selection, and generativity / Jacques Jayez ; Qualia and the structuring of verb meaning / Pierrette Bouillon and Federica Busa ; Sense variation and lexical semantics : generative operations / Patrick Saint-Dizier ; Individuation by partitive constructions in Spanish / Salvador Climent ; Event coreference in causal discourses / Laurence Danlos
  • Interfacing the lexicon. Introduction / Federica Busa and Pierrette Bouillon ; Metaphor, creative understanding, and the generative lexicon / Julius M. Moravscik ; Metaphor in discourse / Nicholas Asher and Alex Lascarides ; Syntax and metonymy / Jerry Hobbs ; Generative lexicon meets corpus data : the case of nonstandard word uses / Adam Kilgarriff
  • Building resources. Introduction / Federica Busa and Pierrette Bouillon ; Generative lexicon and the SIMPLE model : developing semantic resources for NLP / Federica Busa, Nicoletta Calzolari, and Alessandro Lenci ; Lexicography informs lexical semantics : the SIMPLE experience / Nilda Ruimy, Elisabetta Gola, and Monica Monachini ; Condensed meaning in EuroWordNet / Piek Vossen.