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Word and Paradigm Morphology

James P. Blevins


This volume provides an introduction to word and paradigm (WP) models of morphology and the general perspectives on linguistic morphology that they embody. The recent revitalization of WP models is placed in the larger context of the intellectual lineage that extends from classical grammars to current information-theoretic and discriminative learning paradigms. The synthesis of this tradition outlined in the volume highlights leading ideas about the organization of morphological systems that are shared by WP approaches, along with strategies that have been developed to formalize these ideas, a ... More

Keywords: morphology, word and paradigm, implicational models, information theoretic approaches, discriminative learning models

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Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780199593545
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2016 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593545.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

James P. Blevins, author
Reader in Morphology and Syntax, University of Cambridge

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