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Joan Bybee


Who is Joan Bybee?

Joan Bybee: Joan L. Bybee is an American linguist. She is a Distinguished Professor at the University of New Mexico. She served as president of the Linguistic Society of America in 2004. Much of her work concerns grammaticalisation, stochastics, modality, phonology and morphology.

  • also known as Joan L. Bybee, Joan L. Hooper, Joan B. Hooper, Joan Lea Bybee
  • born on (69 years ago)
  • nationality: United States of America
  • education: PhD (Linguistics) at University of California, Los Angeles, graduated in
  • profession: Linguist
  • written works: "Phonology and language use", "The evolution of grammar", "Morphology", "Aspects of natural generative phonology", "The archi-segment in natural generative phonology"
  • award: - Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada (Linguistics)

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Google previewDictionary of Cognitive Science (2004)

Neuroscience, Psychology, Artificial Intelligence, Linguistics, and Philosophy by Olivier Houdé, Daniel Kayser, Olivier Koenig, Director of Research at Fondation Pierre-Gilles de Gennes Pour La Recherche Joelle Proust, Joëlle Proust, François Rastier

Joan Bybee defends the (criticized) idea that conceptual categories are ones that are both the most general and the most relevant. Another claim is that the meanings expressed via morphological derivation reflect cognitive categories of the ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Pragmatics (2012)

by Yan Huang

so-called West Coast Functionalism and a number of usage-based functionalist-cognitive models including the American linguist Paul Hopper's emergent grammar and work by the American linguists joan Bybee and Sandra Thompson.

Google previewWorld Lexicon of Grammaticalization (2002)

by Bernd Heine, Tania Kuteva

A number of people have contributed to this work in various ways, in particular the following: Sasha Aikhenvald, Johan van der Auwera, Walter Bisang, Jiirgen Broschart, Joan Bybee, Jean-Pierre Caprile, Hilary Chap- pell, Ulrike Claudi, Gerrit ...

Google previewLanguage Typology and Syntactic Description: Volume 3, Grammatical Categories and the Lexicon (2007)

by Timothy Shopen

Johanna Nichols, Joan Bybee, Ed Hernandez, Eric Pederson, and Kean Kaufmann for fruitful discussions. We do not look at every case of semantic-to- surface association, 66 2 Lexical typologies 0 Introduction.

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