Rui P. Chaves

List of John Benjamins publications for which Rui P. Chaves plays a role.


Chaves, Rui P. 2010 Crash-free syntax and crash phenomena in model-theoretic grammarExploring Crash-Proof Grammars, Putnam, Michael T. (ed.), pp. 269–298 | Article
The problem of obtaining a ‘crash-proof syntax’ has proved a difficult one for the Minimalist Program (Chomsky, 1995). This paper argues that this difficulty stems from the intrinsic enumerative-generative nature of the framework, since model-theoretic frameworks of grammar are crash-proof by… read more