LINGUIST List 12.1359

Thu May 17 2001

Confs: Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics

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  1. Jeannette C. Schaeffer, Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics - IATL 17

Message 1: Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics - IATL 17

Date: Wed, 16 May 2001 19:18:09 +0300
From: Jeannette C. Schaeffer <>
Subject: Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics - IATL 17



Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics


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Monday, June 11, 2001

09:30-10:00 Registration

10:00-10:15 Welcome

10:15-11:15 Invited Speaker - 
		 Manfred Krifka - Humboldt University Berlin 
 Speech Acts and Truth Conditional Meaning

11:15-11:45 Refreshments

11:45-12:25 Ioanna Kappa - University of Crete

On the Phonological Behaviour of Oral Stops + [s] Sequences

12:25-13:05 Nancy Hall - University of Massachusetts, Amherst

MAX-Position Motivates Iterative Footing

13:05-14:30 Lunch

14:30-15:10 Gabi Danon - Tel Aviv University

The Hebrew Object Marker and Semantic Type

15:10-15:50 Yehuda Falk - Hebrew University

Constituent Structure and Grammatical Functions in the Hebrew Action Nominal

15:50-16:30 Dirk Bury - University College London

Clause Typing Effects of Verb Movement

16:30-16:50 Refreshments

16:50-17:30 Jeannette Schaeffer, Galina Gordishevsky, Galit Hadar & 
Aviya Hacohen - Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Subjects in English-speaking Children with Specific Language Impairment

17:30-18:10 Jeannette Schaeffer & Dorit Ben Shalom -
 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Grammatical and Pragmatic Properties of Subjects in Hebrew Child

Tuesday, June 12, 2001

10:00-11:00 Invited Speaker

Ed Keenan - University of California, Los Angeles

Explaining the Historical Creation of Reflexive Pronouns in

11:00-11:40 Tali Siloni - Tel Aviv University

Reciprocal verbs

11:40-12:00 Refreshments

12:00-12:40 Anna Feldman - Ohio State University

On Comitative, Coordinate and Plural Pronominal Constructions

12:40-13:20 Leah Gedalyovich - Ben Gurion University of the 

Children's knowledge of Non-truth-conditional Conventional Meaning: 
Evidence from the Contrastive Element of aval ('but')

13:20-13:50 IATL Business Meeting

13:50-14:50 Lunch

14:50-15:30 Arik Cohen - Ben Gurion University of the Negev
		 Existential Generics

15:30-16:10 Veerle van Geenhoven -
 Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen

Frequency and Habituality as Distributed Iterativity

16:10-16:30 Refreshments

16:30-17:30 Invited Speaker

 Carmen Sorin - University VII Paris

Adverbs of Quantification and Genericity


Yael Ziv - Hebrew University

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David Gil - Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig

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Jeannette C. Schaeffer, Ph.D.
Department of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
P.O. Box 653
Be'er Sheva 84105
Phone (W): +972-8-646 1118
Fax: +972-8-647 2907
Phone (H): +972-8-640 9073
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