publications and online papers


BOOKS
  • Parts and Wholes in Semantics, Oxford University Press, New York, 1997. Paperback edition, 2003.
    • Table of Contents
    • Reviews:
      • Pianesi F. 'Review of Friederike Moltmann: 'Parts and Wholes in Semantics''. Linguistics and Philosophy 25(1), 2002, pp. 97-124.
      • Zwarts, J. 'Review of 'Parts and Wholes in Semantics' by Friederike Moltmann''. Notes on Linguistics 3(1), 2000, pp. 117-18.

    • Reviews:
      • Payne, J. 'Book Note. Friederike Moltmann: Abstract Objects and the Semantics of Natural Language.' Australasian Journal of Philosophy 2013

EDITED BOOKS

    • Plurality and Unity. Logic, Philosophy, and Semantics. Co-edited with Massimiliano Carrara and Alexandra Arapinis, Oxford University Press, Oxford, under contract.  http://philpapers.org/rec/CARUAP
    • Act-Based Conceptions of Propositional Content. Contemporary and Historical Perspectives. Co-edited with Mark Textor, Oxford University Press, New York, under contract.  http://philpapers.org/rec/MOLACO
    • Mass and Count in Linguistics, Philosophy, and Cognitive Science. Co-edited with Lucia Tovena, John Benjamins, Amsterdam, forthcoming. http://philpapers.org/rec/MOLMAC


    ARTICLES

    RECENT MANUSCRIPTS

    • [5] 'Acts, Products, and Content'. Book outline, January 2015
    • [1] Attitudinal Objects, February 2010, now part of Chapter 4 of Abstract Objects and the Semantics of Natural Language


    PUBLISHED / ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION

    ARTICLES IN REFEREED JOURNALS

    • [32] Invited contribution to a book symposium on S. Yablo Aboutness. Philosophical Studies.
    • [31] ‘Number Words as Proper Names’. Invited contribution, Linguistics and Philosophy, special issue edited by C. Roberts and S. Shapiro. In preparation.
    • [30] ‘First-Person-Based Genericity and Aesthetic Predicates’. Invited contribution, special issue of Inquiry on aesthetic predicates, edited by B. Brogaard and H. Cappelen, in preparation.
    • [29] ‘Epistemic Possibility and the Ontology of ‘Cases’’. Invited contribution, special issue of Topoi on epistemic modals edited by B. Brogaard and D. Gatzia, in preparation.
    • [28] ‘States vs Tropes. Commentary on Marcyn Morzicki: ‘Degrees as Kinds of States’’. To appear in a special issue of Natural Language and Linguistic Theory edited by B. Gehrke and E. Castroviejo Miró, 2015.https://www.academia.edu/5771113/_
    • [27] ‘Propositions, Attitudinal Objects, and the Distinction between Actions and Products’.  Canadian Journal of Philosophy, supplementary volume on propositions, edited by G. Rattan and D. Hunter, 43.5-6, 2014, pp. 679-701.  https://www.academia.edu/627542_

       

      INVITED CONTRIBUTIONS TO EDITED BOOKS

      • [13] 'Levels of Linguistic Acts and the Semantics of Quotation'. In S. L. Tsohatzidis (ed.): Interpreting Austin: Critical Essays. Cambridge UP. in preparation.
      • [8]  'Nominals and Event Structure'. R. Truswell (ed.): Oxford Handbook on Event Structure. Oxford UP, in prepapration..
      • [1] 'Resumptive Quantifiers in Exception Sentences'. Makoto Kanazawa et al. (eds.): Quantifiers, Deduction, and Context, CSLI lecture Notes. Stanford, 1994 (also appeared in ITLI Prepublication Series, LP-93-11, University of Amsterdam, 1993).


      PUBLICATIONS IN COLLOQUIUM PROCEEDINGS


      REVIEWED
      • [6] ‘The Ontology of Cases’. Proceedings of Formal Ontology and Information Systems (FOIS), 2014, 10pp.
      • [3] 'The Number of Planets, a Number-Referring Term?'. In O. Prosorov (ed.): Philosophy, Mathematics, and Linguistics: Aspects of Interaction. Russian Academy of Sciences, Stekhlov Mathematical Institute, and Euler International Institute, St Petersburg, 2009, pp. 8-18.

      NOT REVIEWED
      • [10] 'Part-Structure Modifiers'. M. Simons / T. Galloway (eds.): Proceedings of SALT V, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 1997.
      • [8] 'On the Identification of Empty Elements in Comparatives'. Proceedings of the North Eastern Linguistics Society (NELS) 23, 1992.
      • [6] 'The Syntax and Semantic of Binominal Distributive Quantifiers'. Proceedings of the North Eastern Linguistics Society (NELS) 21, 1990.
      • [5] 'The Multidimensional Part Structure of Events'. A. Halpern (ed.): Proceedings of the West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL) 9, Stanford Linguistics Association, Stanford,1990.  (subsequently incorporated into Parts and Wholes in Semantics)
      • [3] 'Semantic Selection and the Determination of Part Structures in the Use of Natural Language'. M. Stokhof / L. Torenvliet (eds.): Proceedings of the Seventh Amsterdam Colloquium, December 19-22, 1989'. Institute for Language, Logic and Information (ITLI), Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 1990.
      • [2] 'Measure Adverbials as Part Quantifiers'. Proceedings of the West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL) 8, Stanford Linguistics Association, Stanford, 1989.
      • [1] 'Nominal and Clausal Event Predicates'. Proceedings of the Regional Meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society (CLS) 25, Dept. of Linguistics, Chicago University, Chicago,1989.



      PH D THESIS

      Coordination and Comparatives, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1992, thesis supervisor: N. A. Chomsky


      MIT GENERALS PAPER 1990

      Syllabification and Lexical Phonology in German



      OLDER MANUSCRIPTS