Pius ten Hacken
List of John Benjamins publications for which Pius ten Hacken plays a role.
Terms and specialized vocabulary: Taming the prototypes Handbook of Terminology: Volume 1, Kockaert, Hendrik J. and Frieda Steurs (eds.), pp. 3–132015
In the traditional understanding of terminology, a terminological definition gives necessary and sufficient conditions for a concept. However, natural concepts are based on prototypes. Prototypes are marked by typicality effects with fuzzy boundaries determined by approximate, scalar conditions and… read more | Article