Recent publications

Upcoming
  • Chaves, Rui P. and Michael T. Putnam. (in progress) Unbounded Dependency Constructions: theoretical and experimental perspectives, Oxford University Press.
  • Abeillé, Anne and Rui P. Chaves. (in progress) Coordination. In Anne Abeillé, Robert D. Borsley, Jean-Pierre Koenig, and Stefan Müller (eds.) Language Science Press series Empirically Oriented Theoretical Morphology and Syntax.
  • Chaves, Rui P. (in progress) Island phenomena and related matters. In Anne Abeillé, Robert D. Borsley, Jean-Pierre Koenig, and Stefan Müller (eds.) Language Science Press series Empirically Oriented Theoretical Morphology and Syntax.
  • Chaves, R. P. and A. King (submitted) "A functional account of subextraction" Ms.
  • Chaves, R. P. (to appear) "Construction Grammar" In Current approaches to syntax – a comparative handbook, (eds.) András Kertész, Edith Moravcsik, and Csilla Rákosi, Comparative Handbooks of Linguistics series at de Gruyter Mouton.
  • Chaves, R. P. and J. E. Dery (to appear) "Frequency Effects in Subject Islands" Journal of Linguistics, pp.47.
2018
  • Park, Sang-Hee, J.-P. Koenig and R. P. Chaves (2018) "A semantic underspecification-based analysis of scope ambiguities in Gapping". Sinn und Bedeutung 23. Barcelona, Spain.
  • Park, Sang-Hee, J.-P. Koenig and R. P. Chaves (2018) "Scope Ambiguities and Lexical Resource Semantics: The case of Gapping" in The 25th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Chaves, R. P. (2018) "Freezing as a probabilistic phenomenon" In Jutta Hartmann, Marion Knecht, Andreas Konietzko and Susanne Winkler (eds.) Freezing - Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Domains, Studies in Generative Grammar series, De Gruyter.
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  • Chaves, R. P. "On the syntax and semantics of vice versa" In Stefan Müller (ed.), 17th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, Paris university, Paris Diderot, pp. 101–121. Stanford: CSLI Publications.

  • Petrova, Y. and R. P. Chaves. "Focus realization in chaining constructions" In 46th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society: Reevaluating the Semantics-Pragmatics Interface parassession, Chicago, IL: Chicago Linguistic Society.

  • Chaves, R. P. "Crash-free syntax and crash phenomena in model-theoretic grammar" In Michael T. Putnam (Edt), Exploring Crash-Proof Grammars (Language Faculty and Beyond), pp. 269–298. John Benjamins.
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