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This is a class about 'ought' and ought—you can think of it as a class in philosophy of language and metaphysics in which... see more

The seminar will be devoted to understanding what we're up to when we ascribe contents to a person's assertions and... see more

The seminar will be devoted to understanding what we're up to when we ascribe contents to a person's assertions and... see more

The objective of the graduate-level course is to give people a sense of what "accounting for vagueness" is all about, why... see more

The seminar will explore the phenomenon of a priori knowledge. We'll consider some notable attempts to account for a... see more

This course offers an advanced survey of current debates about the ontology, methodology, and aims of the social... see more

This course will acquaint you with some of the important results and ideas of the last half - century of research in... see more

This course gives an introduction to the science of linguistic meaning. There are two branches to this discipline:... see more

The goal of this course is to prepare you to engage in experimental investigations of questions related to linguistic... see more

This course explores topics related to the representation and expression of propositional attitudes (e.g. belief,... see more

I realize that "Modes of Assertion" is a rather cryptic title for the course. What we will explore are ways of modulating... see more

This course will investigate the semantics of generic sentences, i.e., sentences that are used to talk about habits,... see more

This course provides an overview of the distinctive features which distinguish sound categories of languages of the... see more

This course is designed to allow participants to engage in the exploration of the grammatical structure of a language... see more

This course is a detailed examination of the grammar of Japanese and its structure which is significantly different from... see more

This course is a continuation of 24.951. This semester the course topics of interest include movement, phrase structure,... see more

This course is a continuation of 24.951. This semester the course topics of interest include movement, phrase structure,... see more

This course is a detailed investigation of the major issues and problems in the study of lexical argument structure and... see more

This course is a detailed investigation of the major issues and problems in the study of lexical argument structure and... see more

The course introduces formal theories of context-dependency, presupposition, implicature, context-change, focus and... see more

This course is the third and final part of our graduate introduction to semantics. The other two classes are 24.970... see more

The course introduces formal theories of context-dependency, presupposition, implicature, context-change, focus and... see more

This course presents a comparison of different proposed architectures for the syntax module of grammar. The subject... see more