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Professor Stephen Pulman FBA

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About this Fellow

Semantics Computational Linguistics

Website: http://www.cs.ox.ac.uk/people/stephen.pulman/

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Computational Linguistics, Oxford University

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer/Reader in Computational Linguistics, University of Cambridge, 1984 - 2000
  • Professor of General Linguistics, University of Oxford, 2000 - 1970
  • Professor of Computational Linguistics, Oxford University, University of Oxford, 2006 - 1970

Publications

Word meaning and belief 1983

1970

Higher order unification and the interpretation of focus Linguistics and Philosophy 1997

1970

Bidirectional contextual resolution Computational Linguistics 2000

1970

Other Linguistics and Philology Fellows

Professor Nick Evans

An anthropologist linguist. In addition to primary work recording the endangered indigenous languages of Australia & New Guinea, he has written widely on their implications for linguistics, cognitive science, anthropology, prehistory & other fields

Professor Mary Dalrymple

Descriptive and theoretical syntax and semantics; language documentation; Austronesian and Papuan languages; grammatical analysis within the theory of Lexical Functional Grammar

Professor Nick Chater

The cognitive and social foundations of rationality & language; general principles of cognition; philosophical, economic & policy implications of cognitive science.

Professor Bencie Woll

Sign language as a model to understand human language generally: neuroimaging studies of commonalities in processing spoken & signed languages; the influence of modality of communication on language structure; sociolinguistics of Deaf communities.