Thomas G. Bever

List of John Benjamins publications for which Thomas G. Bever plays a role.


Bever, Thomas G. 2009 11. Biolinguistics today and Platonism yesterdayTime and Again: Theoretical perspectives on formal linguistics, Lewis, William D., Simin Karimi, Heidi Harley and Scott O. Farrar (eds.), pp. 227–232 | Article
This contribution expounds on ideas put forth by a group of New York City generative grammarians that language possesses certain essential features that are uncaused and adhere to an abstract ideal form. An analogy of the situation with language is made with certain natural properties of numbers.… read more
Hancock, Roeland and Thomas G. Bever 2009 Chapter 13. The study of syntactic cycles as an experimental scienceCyclical Change, Gelderen, Elly van (ed.) | Article
Bever, Thomas G. 2003 Deconstructing functionalist explanations of linguistic universalsFormal Approaches to Function in Grammar: In honor of Eloise Jelinek, Carnie, Andrew, Heidi Harley and MaryAnn Willie (eds.), pp. 333–351 | Article