School of Humanities

Biolinguistics

This course is part of the programme:
Master in SL studies - Linguistics

Readings

Chomsky, Noam. 2004. Biolinguistics and the Human Capacity. Predavanje v okviru MTA, Budimpešta, May 17. http://www.chomsky.info/talks/20040517.htm

Lenneberg, Eric. 1967. Biological Foundations of Language. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Boeckx, Cedric and Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini (v tisku) Language as a natural object, linguistics as a natural science.

Soschen, Alona. 2006. Natural Law: The Dynamics of Syntactic Representations in the Minimalist Program. DEAL. Linguistics in Potsdam 25. http://www.ling.uni-potsdam.de/lip/25/LIP25-3soschen.pdf

Poeppel, David; Embick, David. 2005. “Defining the Relation Between Linguistics and Neuroscience”. In Anne Cutler. Twenty-First Century Psycholinguistics: Four Cornerstones. Lawrence Erlbaum

Lecturer's references

Izr. prof. dr. Franc Marušič je predavatelj jezikoslovja na Fakulteti za humanistiko Univerzev Novi Gorici.

ALMOAMMER, Alhanouf, SULLIVAN, Jessica, DONLAN, Chris, MARUŠIČ, Franc, ŽAUCER, Rok, O’DONNELL, Timothy, BARNER, David. Grammatical morphology as a source of early number word meanings. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, ISSN 0027-8424, Nov. 2013, vol. 110, no. 46, str. 18448-18453, graf. prikazi. http://www.pnas.org/content/110/46/18448.full.pdf+html, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1313652110. [COBISS.SI-ID 2935803]

MARUŠIČ, Franc, ŽAUCER, Rok. O določnem ta v pogovorni slovenščini (z navezavo na določno obliko pridevnika). Slavistična revija, ISSN 0350-6894. [Tiskana izd.], jan.-jun. 2007, letn. 55, št. 1/2, str. 223-247. http://www.srl.si/sql_pdf/SRL_2007_1-2_15.pdf. [COBISS.SI-ID 700923]

MARUŠIČ, Franc. Some thoughts on phase extension to a single interface. Theoretical linguistics, ISSN 0301-4428, 2007, vol. 33, no. 1, str. 83-91. [COBISS.SI-ID 637947]

MARUŠIČ, Franc, ŽAUCER, Rok. On the intensional feel-like construction in Slovenian : a case of a phonologically null verb. Natural language and linguistic theory, ISSN 0167-806X, vol. 24, no. 4, str. 1093-1159. [COBISS.SI-ID 589563]

LARSON, Richard K., MARUŠIČ, Franc. On indefinite pronoun structures with APs : reply to Kishimoto. Linguistic inquiry, ISSN 0024-3892, 2004, vol. 35, no. 2, str. 268-287. [COBISS.SI-ID 472315]

MARUŠIČ, Franc, ŽAUCER, Rok. A note on sluicing and island repair. V: FRANKS, Steven (ur.). Annual Workshop on Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics : the Third Indiana Meeting 2012, (Michigan Slavic Materials, vol. 59). Ann Arbor: Michigan Slavic Publications, 2013, str. 176-189. [COBISS.SI-ID 2781435]

MARUŠIČ, Franc, NEVINS, Andrew. Two types of neuter : closest-conjunct agreement in the presence of ’5 and ups’. V: BROWNE, Wayles (ur.). Annual Workshop on Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics, The Second Cornell Meeting 2009, (Michigan Slavic Materials, vol. 56). Ann Arbor: Michigan Slavic Publications, 2009 [i. e.] 2010, str. 301-317. [COBISS.SI-ID 1935867]

MARUŠIČ, Franc, ŽAUCER, Rok. Dual source for indefinite pronoun-adjective combinations. V: SCHARDL, Anisa (ur.), WALKOW, Martin (ur.), ABDURRAHMAN, Muhammad (ur.). NELS 38 : proceedings of the 38th Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society, University of Ottawa, [October 26-28, 2007]. Amherst: GLSA, 2009, vol. 2, str. 135-147. [COBISS.SI-ID 1307899]

Franc Marušič, Andrew Nevins, in William Badecker. 2008. Experimental Approaches to the Study of Grammar: Agreement and Gender Resolution in Slovenian. Poster na the CUNY 2008 conference on human sentence processing. Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Franc Marušič, Andrew Nevins, in Bill Badecker (v tisku). The Grammars of Conjunction Agreement in Slovenian. Syntax

MARUŠIČ, Franc. Non-simultaneous spell-out in the clausal and nominal domain. V: GROHMANN, Kleanthes K. (ur.). Interphases : phase-theoretic investigations of linguistic interfaces. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009, str. 151-181. [COBISS.SI-ID 1078011]

MARUŠIČ, Franc. If non-simultaneous spell-out exists, this is what it can explain. V: BRUCART, José M. (ur.), GAVARRÓ, Anna (ur.), SOLÀ, Jaume (ur.). Merging features : computation, interpretation, and acquisition, (Oxford Linguistics). New York: Oxford University Press, cop. 2009, str. 175-193. [COBISS.SI-ID 1047035]

University course code: 2SL2048

Year of study: 1

Course principal:

Lecturer:

ECTS: 6

Workload:

  • Lectures: 30 hours
  • Seminar: 10 hours
  • Individual work: 140 hours

Course type: elective