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Event representation in language and cognition / edited by Jürgen Bohnemeyer and Eric Pederson.

Publication:
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Series:
Language, culture, and cognition.
Language, culture, and cognition
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 282 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Semantics.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Syntax.
Events (Philosophy)
Contents:
On representing events : an introduction / Eric Pederson and Jurgen Bohnemeyer
Event representation in serial verb constructions / Andrew Pawley
The macro-event property: The segmentation of causal chains / Jurgen Bohnemeyer, N.J. Enfield, James Essegbey, and Sotaro Kita
Event representation, time event relations, and clause structure: A cross-linguistic study of English and German /
Mary Carroll and Christiane von Stutterheim
Event representations in signed languages / Asli Ozyurek and Pamela Perniss
Linguistic and non-linguistic categorization of complex motion events / Jeff Loucks and Eric Pederson
Putting things in places: Developmental consequences of linguistic typology / Dan I. Slobin, Melissa Bowerman, Penelope Brown, Sonja Eisenbeiss, and Bhuvana Narasimhan
Language-specific encoding of placement events in gestures / Marianne Gullberg
Visual encoding of coherent and non-coherent scenes / Christian Dobel, Reinhild Glanemann, Helene Kreysa, Pienie Zwitserlood, and Sonja Eisenbeiss
Talking about events / Barbara Tversky, Jeffrey M. Zacks, Julie Bauer Morrison, and Bridgette Martin Hard
Absent causes, present effects: How omissions cause events / Phillip Wolff, Matthew Hausknecht, and Kevin Holmes.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Harry E. Humphreys Book Fund.
Contributor:
Bohnemeyer, Jürgen, 1965-
Pederson, Eric.
Harry E. Humphreys Book Fund.
ISBN:
052189834X
9780521898348 (hbk.)
OCLC:
567162714
Publisher Number:
99947150280
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