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Keyser, Samuel Jay 1935-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 195 publications in 3 languages and 6,218 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Speaker
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Most widely held works about Samuel Jay Keyser
  • Records by Massachusetts Institute of Technology( )
  • Senior letters by Massachusetts Institute of Technology( )
 
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Most widely held works by Samuel Jay Keyser
English stress; its form, its growth, and its role in verse by Morris Halle( Book )

13 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent transformational studies in European languages by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

13 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CV phonology : a generative theory of the syllable by George N Clements( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The View from building 20 : essays in linguistics in honor of Sylvain Bromberger by Kenneth L Hale( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning English grammar by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prolegomenon to a theory of argument structure by Kenneth L Hale( Book )

15 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rule generalization and optionality in language change by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The architecture of the human language faculty has been one of the main foci of the linguistic research of the last half century. This branch of linguistics, broadly known as Generative Grammar, is concerned with the formulation of explanatory formal accounts of linguistic phenomena with the ulterior goal of gaining insight into the properties of the 'language organ'. The series comprises high quality monographs and collected volumes that address such issues. The topics in this series range from phonology to semantics, from syntax to information structure, from mathematical linguistics to stud
The pond god and other stories by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of original fables, inspired by a Navajo shaman and featuring a variety of "gods."
Some transitivity alternations in English by Kenneth L Hale( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view from the middle by Kenneth L Hale( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the syntax of argument structure by Kenneth L Hale( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in transformational grammar and related topics : final report, period covered, September 1966 thru December 1967 by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report contains five articles. The first three are by Ray S. Jackendoff. They deal with (1) the syntax of English quantifiers, (2) the syntax of English possessive phrases and (3) a criticism of a recent analysis of quantifiers and negation in English. The fourth article is a review by Stephen R. Anderson of Travaux linguistiques de Prague. Vol. 2: Les problemes du centre et de la peripherie du systeme de la langue. Pp. 287. Paris: Librarie C. Klincksiek, 1966. The fifth article, by Samuel J. Keyser, deals with the theory of English prosody with special reference to Old English. (Author)
Raising the dead by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three-tiered theory of the syllable by George N Clements( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistic inquiry monographs( )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Syntactic analysis by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conditions that an adequate structural description must meet in order to reflect the relationships implied by a sentence are discussed. A class of transformational grammars is motivated on the basis of these conditions and exemplified by treating a specific, precisely defined grammar. An algorithm for determining all of the structural descriptions assigned to a given sentence by an arbitrary member of this class of grammars is given, and sample sentences are analyzed by means of computer program implementation of the algorithm. Other approaches to transformational analysis are reviewed. The role of an analysis procedure in a theory of perception is then examined, and characteristics of an analysis procedure are considered to determine its suitability as a perceptual model. (Author)
On raising: one rule of English grammar and its theoretical implications by Paul Martin Postal( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indexing : from thesauri to the Semantic Web by Pierre de Keyser( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Indexing consists of both novel and more traditional techniques. Cutting-edge indexing techniques, such as automatic indexing, ontologies, and topic maps, were developed independently of older techniques such as thesauri, but it is now recognized that these older methods also hold expertise. Indexing describes various traditional and novel indexing techniques, giving information professionals and students of library and information sciences a broad and comprehensible introduction to indexing. This title consists of twelve chapters: an Introduction to subject readings and thesauri; Automatic indexing versus manual indexing; Techniques applied in automatic indexing of text material; Automatic indexing of images; The black art of indexing moving images; Automatic indexing of music; Taxonomies and ontologies; Metadata formats and indexing; Tagging; Topic maps; Indexing the web; and The Semantic Web."--Publisher's website
Machine recognition of transformational grammars of English by Samuel Jay Keyser( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report is divided into three sections. Section I, written by Robert Kirk, contains a fragment of an English grammar dealing with complement constructions in English. It is based upon the IBM Core Grammar of English by Peter Rosenbaum and Dorita Lochak (Yorktown Heights, 1966), though modified in order to accommodate the Stanley R. Petrick recognition algorithm. The grammar has been tested on the IBM 7094 computer located at the MIT Computation Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Section II, written by Samuel Jay Keyser, contains a fragment of an English grammar dealing with questions (other than yes/no questions), relative clause formation and adjective placement. It is chronologically prior to the grammar in Section I and was constructed primarily as a vehicle to test and implement the Petrick recognition algorithm on the IBM 7094 computer. The grammar is not without linguistic interest, and the problems raised by the machine recognitions are discussed in some detail. Section III, written by Samuel Jay Keyser, contains a review of Adverbial Positions in English by Sven Jacobson (Uppsala Dissertation: Stockholm, 1964). (Author)
The prism of grammar : how child language illuminates humanism by Thomas Roeper( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Prism of Grammar' brings the abstract principles behind modern grammar to life by exploring the intricacies of child language
 
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Recent transformational studies in European languages
Alternative Names
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Keyser, Jay 1935-

Keyser, S. J. 1935-

Keyser, S. Jay.

Keyser, S. Jay 1935-

Keyser, S. Jay (Samuel Jay), 1935-

Keyser, Samuel 1935-

Keyser, Samuel J.

Keyser, Samuel J. 1935-

Keyser, Samuel Jay

Samuel Jay Keyser American linguist

カイザー, S. J

Languages
English (168)

Dutch (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
The View from building 20 : essays in linguistics in honor of Sylvain BrombergerProlegomenon to a theory of argument structureThe pond god and other storiesIndexing : from thesauri to the Semantic WebThe prism of grammar : how child language illuminates humanism