Richard Epstein

List of John Benjamins publications for which Richard Epstein plays a role.


Epstein, Richard 1998 Reference and definite referring expressionsThe Concept of Reference in the Cognitive Sciences, Kronfeld, Amichai and Lawrence D. Roberts (eds.), pp. 189–207 | Article
Definite referring expressions have been studied almost exclusively with respect to their ability to uniquely identify objects. Based on examples of NPs with the drawn from naturally occurring texts, I argue that definite referring expressions serve other functions, as well — they indicate the… read more
Epstein, Richard 1994 The development of the definite article in FrenchPerspectives on Grammaticalization, Pagliuca, William (ed.), pp. 63–80 | Article