Pieter A.M. Seuren

List of John Benjamins publications for which Pieter A.M. Seuren plays a role.


Verb Constructions in German and Dutch

Edited by Pieter A.M. Seuren and Gerard Kempen

[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 242] 2003. vi, 314 pp.
Subjects Germanic linguistics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Hamans, Camiel S.J.N. and Pieter A.M. Seuren 2010 Chomsky in search of a pedigreeChomskyan (R)evolutions, Kibbee, Douglas A. (ed.), pp. 377–394 | Article
This paper follows the changing fortunes of Chomsky’s search for a pedigree in the history of Western thought during the late 1960s. Having achieved a unique position of supremacy in the theory of syntax and having exploited that position far beyond the narrow circles of professional syntacticians,… read more
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 2009 Concerning the Roots of Transformational Generative GrammarHistoriographia Linguistica 36:1, pp. 97–115 | Review article
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 2006 The natural logic of language and cognitionPragmatics 16:1, pp. 103–138 | Article
This paper aims at an explanation of the discrepancies between natural intuitions and standard logic in terms of a distinction between NATURAL and CONSTRUCTED levels of cognition, applied to the way human cognition deals with sets. NATURAL SET THEORY (NST) restricts standard set theory cutting it… read more
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 2003 8. Verb clusters and branching directionality in German and DutchVerb Constructions in German and Dutch, Seuren, Pieter A.M. and Gerard Kempen (eds.), pp. 247–296 | Chapter
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 2002 10. Pseudoarguments and pseudocomplementsThe Legacy of Zellig Harris: Language and information into the 21st century, Nevin, Bruce E. (ed.), pp. 179–207 | Article
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 2000 A discourse-semantic account of topic and commentRecent Advances in Natural Language Processing: Volume II: Selected papers from RANLP ’97, Nicolov, Nicolas and Ruslan Mitkov (eds.), pp. 179 ff. | Article
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 1999 The subject-predicate debate X-rayedHistory of Linguistics 1996: Volume 1: Traditions in Linguistics Worldwide, Cram, David, Andrew R. Linn and Elke Nowak (eds.), pp. 41 ff. | Chapter
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 1998 Herman Christiaan Wekker 1943-1997Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 13:1, pp. 159–162 | Miscellaneous
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 1994 Soaps and SerialsJournal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 9:1, pp. 131–149 | Article
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 1991 The Definition of Serial VerbsDevelopment and Structures of Creole Languages: Essays in honor of Derek Bickerton, Byrne, Francis and Thom Huebner (eds.), pp. 193 ff. | Article
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 1988 Review of Mühlhäusler (1986): Pidgin & Creole linguisticsStudies in Language 12:2, pp. 504–513 | Review
Seuren, Pieter A.M. 1987 A Note on SikiJournal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 2:1, pp. 57–62 | To be specified
Seuren, Pieter A.M. and Herman Wekker 1986 Semantic Transparency as a Factor in Creole GenesisSubstrata versus Universals in Creole Genesis: Papers from the Amsterdam Creole Workshop, April 1985, Muysken, Pieter and Norval Smith (eds.), pp. 57 ff. | Article