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Media: Chomsky Thinks Study Is For The Birds

Submitter: Jess Tauber

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Linguistic Field(s): Philosophy of Language

Media Body: From LiveScience.Com

Apparently the announcement of the star[t]ling ability to recognize
embedded structure in a study by Timothy Gentner (UCSanDiego) has left
formalists unmoved, as it were. Prof. Chomsky's comments can be found at
the link above.

Jess Tauber
Issue Number: 17.1286
Date Posted: April 26, 2006