Importing Montagovian Dynamics into Minimalism

  • Gregory M. Kobele
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7351)


Minimalist analyses typically treat quantifier scope interactions as being due to movement, thereby bringing constraints thereupon into the purview of the grammar. Here we adapt De Groote’s continuation-based presentation of dynamic semantics to minimalist grammars. This allows for a simple and simply typed compositional interpretation scheme for minimalism.


Noun Phrase Lexical Item Derivation Tree Dynamic Semantic Scope Reading 
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  • Gregory M. Kobele
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  1. 1.University of ChicagoUSA

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