Search results: Found 2

Listing 1 - 2 of 2
Sort by
The semantic transparency of English compound nouns

Author:
Book Series: Morphological Investigations ISBN: 9783961100316 9783961100309 Year: DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1134595 Language: English
Publisher: Language Science Press Grant: Knowledge Unlatched - 103533
Subject: Linguistics
Added to DOAB on : 2018-09-04 11:01:02
License:

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

What is semantic transparency, why is it important, and which factors play a role in its assessment? This work approaches these questions by investigating English compound nouns. The first part of the book gives an overview of semantic transparency in the analysis of compound nouns, discussing its role in models of morphological processing and differentiating it from related notions. After a chapter on the semantic analysis of complex nominals, it closes with a chapter on previous attempts to model semantic transparency. The second part introduces new empirical work on semantic transparency, introducing two different sets of statistical models for compound transparency. In particular, two semantic factors were explored: the semantic relations holding between compound constituents and the role of different readings of the constituents and the whole compound, operationalized in terms of meaning shifts and in terms of the distribution of specifc readings across constituent families.

Keywords

Linguistics

»Intellektuelle Anschauung«

Authors: ---
Book Series: Kultur- und Medientheorie ISBN: 9783839403549 Year: Pages: 362 DOI: 10.14361/9783839403549 Language: German
Publisher: transcript Verlag
Subject: Media and communication
Added to DOAB on : 2020-02-11 11:21:03
License:

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

Die »intellektuelle Anschauung« erhebt um 1800 die Beziehung von Begriff und Bild zum Ausgangspunkt von Erkenntnis. Dabei wird problematisch, wie die Übereinstimmung von Begriff und Bild, die in der klassischen rhetorischen Evidenz noch garantiert war, verfasst sein kann. Aus dieser Konstellation entwickelt sich eine Vielzahl epistemischer Techniken zur Erzeugung von Evidenz. Die Beiträge des Bandes untersuchen diesen Komplex, die Vorgeschichte seit der Renaissance und die Nachspiele in der Gegenwart aus der Perspektive von Literatur-, Medien- und Theaterwissenschaft, Philosophie, Kunst- und Wissenschaftsgeschichte.

Listing 1 - 2 of 2
Sort by
Narrow your search

Publisher

Language Science Press (1)

transcript Verlag (1)


License

CC by (1)

CC by-nc-nd (1)


Language

english (1)

german (1)


Year
From To Submit

2018 (1)

2006 (1)