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Andy Barss

Research Interests

Syntax and semantics; language and cognition; biolinguistics; knowledge and use.

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Andy Barss
Associate Professor, Emeritus

Degree(s)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986

Courses Taught

LING 364 INTRO FORMAL SEMANTICS

LING 403/503 FOUNDATIONS OF SYNTACTIC THRY

LING 506 MAJOR WORKS IN SYNTACTIC THEORY 

LING 495A/595A LINGUISTICS COLLOQUIUM

LING/PHIL 596D TPCS IN LINGUISTICS & PHILOSOPHY

LING 697A LINGUISTICS THEORY