Geoffrey Sampson: Forthcoming and Recent Publications
My latest journal article is:
Other recent academic contributions include:
- “Typology and the study of writing systems”,
Linguistic Typology 20.561–7, 2016.
- “Two ideas
of creativity”, in Martin Hinton, ed.,
Evidence, Experiment and Argument in Linguistics and
Philosophy of Language, Peter Lang (Bern), 2016.
- “How many possible trade names are there?”,
Journal of Quantitative Linguistics 23.342–60, 2016.
- “Economic growth and linguistic
theory”, Language 90.e144–8, 2014.
Writing Systems, 2nd edition.
Equinox (Sheffield and Bristol, Conn.), 2015.
- Grammar without Grammaticality (with
De Gruyter (Berlin), 2014.
- “Complexity in language and in law”,
Poznań Studies in Contemporary Linguistics 50.169–78, 2014.
(This issue is the Proceedings of the 2013
Poznań Linguistic Meeting on
“Complexity invariance in linguistics”.)
- “A Chinese phonological enigma”,
Journal of Chinese Linguistics 43.679–91, 2015.
- “A counterexample to
Diachronica 30.579–91, 2013.
- “Minds in uniform:
how generative linguistics regiments culture,
and why it shouldn’t”.
— This was the keynote speech at a conference on
“Dialogue and Culture”, Mainz, 2006,
and the original written version was
in Marion Grein and Edda Weigand, eds,
Dialogue and Culture, John Benjamins, 2007,
pp. 3–25; this revised version is from
Grammar without Grammaticality (see above).
- “Gladstone as linguist”,
Journal of Literary Semantics 42.1–29, 2013.
last changed 28 Dec 2016