What Makes Conceptual Semantics Special?

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Publication Details

List of Authors: Urpo Nikanne
Editors: Ida Toivonen, Piroska Csúri, Emile van Van Der Zee
Publication year: 2015
Publisher: MIT Press
Book title: Structures in the Mind: Essays on Language, Music, and Cognition in Honor of Ray Jackendoff
Start page: 21
End page: 39
ISBN: 9780262029421
eISBN: 9780262331784


The article discusses the philosophy behind Conceptual Semantics approach to language system. The issues discussed in the article are: (1) goals of research, (2) background assumptions, (3) methodological guidelines as well as (4) formalisms and technical solutions. The focus is on the methodlogical guidelines.


Conceptual Semantics, language system, linguistics, methodology

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