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Published: 21 June 2007

296 Pages | tables and figures


ISBN: 9780199219278

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Syntactic Gradience

The Nature of Grammatical Indeterminacy

Bas Aarts

  • The first exhaustive investigation of gradience in grammar
  • Proposes a new theoretical explanation
  • Draws on work in psychology, philosophy, and linguistics from Aristotle to Chomsky
  • Written with minimal recourse to jargon