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About Frederick J. Newmeyer

Frederick J. Newmeyer works in syntax and the history of linguistics. He is an emeritus professor at the University of Washington, an adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia and at Simon Fraser University, and a past-President of the Linguistic Society of America.

Articles by Frederick J. Newmeyer

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Rosemary Bechler

Rosemary Bechler is the mainsite editor of openDemocracy.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Chomsky's linguistics and military funding: a non-issue

There is no evidence that Chomsky’s research program has been driven by a desire to devise a theory that is devoid of any potential military applications.

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