The Proper Treatment of Events

The Proper Treatment of Events

Author(s): Michiel van Lambalgen, Fritz Hamm

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

Print ISBN: 9781405112130

Online ISBN: 9780470759257

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759257

About this Book

The Proper Treatment of Events offers a novel approach to the semantics of tense and aspect motivated by cognitive considerations.

  • offers a new theory of the semantics of tense aspect and nominalizations that combines formal semantics and cognitive approaches
  • written accessibly for students and scholars in theoretical linguists, as well as in philosophy of language, logic, cognitive science, and computer science
  • accompanied by a website at (http://staff.science.uva.nl/~michiell/) that provides slides for instructors and background material for students

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Time, Events, and Cognition

  2. Part II: The Formal Apparatus

  3. Part III: A Marriage Made in Heaven – Linguistics and Robotics

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