Language Evolution and Computation Bibliography

Our site ( retired, please use instead.
D. Casenhiser
Constructions as categories of language
New Ideas in Psychology 25(2):70--86, 2007
What causes children to categorize distinct utterances they hear into a constructional generalization? That is, what makes subjects create a constructional category instead of treating each utterance as a distinct unrelated idiom? One simple factor that encourages ...