James P Blevins

Books

2016
Blevins, James P. Word and Paradigm Morphology, Oxford University Press. [UK|US]
1990
Blevins, James P. Syntactic Complexity: Evidence for Discontinuity and Multidomination. Amherst: GLSA. [Bound|PDF]

Edited Volumes

2017
Kiefer, Ferenc, James P. Blevins and Huba Bartos. Perspectives on Morphological Structure: Data and Analyses, Leiden: Brill.
2009
Blevins, James P. & Juliette Blevins. Analogy in Grammar: Form and Acquisition. Oxford University Press. [UK|US]
2001
Keith Brown & James P. Blevins (eds.), Transactions of the Philological Society, Special number: Morphological paradigms, Vol. 99, No. 2. [issue]

Chapters

2017
Blevins, James P., Petar Milin & Michael Ramscar. ‘The Zipfian Paradigm Cell Filling Problem’ [pdf]. Chapter 8 in F. Kiefer, J. P. Blevins & H. Bartos (eds.), Perspectives on Morphological Structure: Data and Analyses. Leiden: Brill.
Blevins, James P., Farrell Ackerman, Robert Malouf & Michael Ramscar. ‘Word and Paradigm Morphology’ [pdf]. In J. Audring & F. Masini (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Morphological Theory. Oxford: OUP.
2016
Blevins, James P. ‘The minimal sign’ [pdf]. In G. T. Stump & A. Hippisley (eds.), The Cambridge Handbook of Morphology. CUP, §3: 50–69.
Blevins, James P., Farrell Ackerman, Robert Malouf & Michael Ramscar. ‘Morphology as an adaptive discriminative system’ [pdf]. In H. Harley & D. Siddiqi (eds.), Morphological Metatheory, Benjamins, §10: 269–300.
2015
Blevins, James P. ‘Inflectional paradigms’ [pdf]. In M. Baerman (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Inflection. OUP, §5: 87–111.
2014
Blevins, James P. ‘The morphology of words’ [pdf]. In M. Goldrick, V. Ferreira & M. Miozzo (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Language Processing. OUP, §9: 152–164.
2013
Blevins, James P. ‘Word-based morphology from Aristotle to modern WP’ [pdf]. In K. Allan (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics. OUP, §16: 375–396.
Blevins, James P. ‘American Descriptivism (“Structuralism”)’ [pdf]. In K. Allan (ed.), Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics. OUP, §18: 419–438.
Blevins, James P. & Ivan A. Sag ‘Phrase structure grammar’ [pdf]. In M. den Dikken (ed.), Cambridge Handbook of Generative Syntax. CUP, §7: 202–225.
2011
Blevins, James P. ‘Feature-based grammar’ [pdf]. In R. D. Borsley & K. Börjars (eds.), Nontransformational Syntax. OUP, §7: 297–324.
2009
Blevins, James P., Farrell Ackerman and Robert Malouf. ‘Parts and wholes: Implicative patterns in inflectional paradigms’ [pdf]. In J. P. Blevins & J. Blevins (eds.), Analogy in Grammar: Form and Acquisition. OUP, §3: 54–81.
2008
Blevins, James P. ‘Case and declensional paradigms’ [pdf]. In A. Malchukov & A. Spencer (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Case. Blackwell, §13: 200–218.
Ackerman, Farrell & James P. Blevins. ‘Syntax: The state of the art’. In P. van Sterkenburg (ed.), Unity and Diversity of Languages. Amsterdam: Benjamins, §16: 215–229.
2006
Blevins, James P. ‘English inflection and derivation’ [pdf]. In B. Aarts & A. M. McMahon (eds.), Handbook of English Linguistics. London: Blackwell, §22: 507–536.
2005
Blevins, James P. ‘Remarks on gerunds’ [pdf]. In C. O. Orgun & P. Sells (eds.), Morphology and the Web of Grammar: Essays in Memory of Steven G. Lapointe. CSLI, §3: 19–40.
2004
Blevins, James P. ‘Inflection classes and economy’ [pdf]. In L. Gunkel, G. Müller & G. Zifonun (eds.), Explorations in Nominal Inflection. Berlin: De Gruyter, §2: 41–85.
2003
Harald Clahsen, Ingrid Sonnenstuhl & James P. Blevins. ‘Derivational morphology in the German mental lexicon: A dual mechanism account’ [pdf. In R. H. Baayen & R. Schreuder (eds.), Morphological Structure in Language Processing. Berlin: De Gruyter, §2: 125–155.
2000
Blevins, James P. ‘Markedness and blocking in German declensional paradigms’ [pdf]. In B. Stiebels & D. Wunderlich (eds.), Lexicon in Focus. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 83–103.
1988
Blevins, James P. ‘Restructured compounds and Romance causatives’. In J.-P. Montreuil & D. Birdsong (eds.), Advances in Romance Linguistics. Dordrecht: Foris, 17–32.

Forthcoming

Blevins, James P., Geert Booij & Petar Milin (2016). ‘Inflection at the morphology-syntax interface’. In V. Pirrelli, I. Plag & W. U. Dressler (eds.), Word Knowledge and Word Usage: a Cross-disciplinary Guide to the Mental Lexicon.
Blevins, James P. (2017). ‘Implicational morphology’. Linguistic Analysis.
Blevins, James P. (2017). ‘The morphosyntax of voice’. Journal of Language Sciences.
Ramscar, Michael, Melody Dye, James P. Blevins & R. Harald Baayen (2017). ‘Morphological development’ [pdf]. In A. Bar On & D. Ravid (eds.), Handbook of Communications Disorders: Theoretical, Empirical, and Applied Linguistic Perspectives, De Gruyter.

Articles

2016
Geertzen, Jeroen, James P. Blevins & Petar Milin. ‘Informativeness of unit boundaries’ [pdf]. Italian Journal of Linguistics 28(2), 1–24.
Ackerman, Farrell, Robert Malouf & James P. Blevins. ‘Patterns and discriminability in language analysis’ [pdf]. Word Structure 9(2), 132–155.
2013
Blevins, James P. ‘The information-theoretic turn’ [pdf]. Psihologija 46(3), 355–375.
2008
Blevins, James P. ‘The post-transformational enterprise’ [pdf]. Journal of Linguistics 44(3), 723–742.
Blevins, James P. ‘Declension classes in Estonian’ [pdf]. Linguistica Uralica XLIV(4), 241–267.
2007
Blevins, James P. ‘Conjugation classes in Estonian’ [pdf]. Linguistica Uralica XLIII(4), 250–267.
2006
Blevins, James P. ‘Word-based morphology’ [pdf]. Journal of Linguistics 42(3), 531–573.
2005
Blevins, James P. ‘Word-based declensions in Estonian’ [pdf]. Yearbook of Morphology 2005, 1–25.
2003
Blevins, James P. ‘Stems and paradigms’ [pdf]. Language 79(2), 737–767.
Blevins, James P. ‘Passives and impersonals’ [pdf]. Journal of Linguistics 39(3), 473–520.
2001
Blevins, James P. ‘Realisation-based Lexicalism’ [pdf]. Journal of Linguistics 37(2), 317–327.
Blevins, James P. ‘Paradigmatic derivation’ [pdf]. Transactions of the Philological Society 99(2), 211–222.
Blevins, James P. ‘Markedness and agreement’ [pdf]. Transactions of the Philological Society 98, 233–262.
1995
Blevins, James P. ‘Syncretism and paradigmatic opposition’ [pdf]. Linguistics and Philosophy 18(2), 113–152.
1994
Blevins, James P. ‘Derived constituent order in unbounded dependency constructions’ [pdf]. Journal of Linguistics 30(2), 349–409.
Blevins, James P. ‘A lexicalist analysis of gerundive nominals in English’ [pdf]. Australian Journal of Linguistics 14(1), 1–38.

Entries, Reviews & Miscellanea

2015
Blevins, James P., Petar Milin & Michael Ramscar. ‘Zipfian discrimination’ [extended abstract]. In V. Pirrelli, C. Marzi & M. Ferro (eds.), Proceedings of the NetWordS Final Conference on Word Knowledge and Word Usage: Representations and Processes in the Mental Lexicon, 29–31.
2009
Blevins, James P. ‘Nontransformational grammar’ [pdf]. In K. Malkmjær (ed.), The Routledge Encyclopedia of Linguistics, 3rd ed. London: Taylor & Francis, 377–392.
Blevins, James P., & Juliette Blevins ‘Analogy: An introduction’ [pdf]. In J. P. Blevins & J. Blevins (eds.), Analogy in Grammar: Form and Acquisition. OUP, 1–12.
2006
Blevins, James P. ‘Passive and impersonal constructions’ [pdf]. In E. K. Brown (ed.), Elsevier Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics, 2nd Edition, Vol. 9, 236–239.
Blevins, James P. ‘Syntactic features and feature structures’ [pdf]. In E. K. Brown (ed.), Elsevier Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics, 2nd Edition, Vol. 12, 390–393.
Blevins, James P. ‘The Post-Bloomfieldians’ [pdf]. In E. K. Brown (ed.), Elsevier Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics, 2nd Edition, Vol. 9, 783–784.
2003
Blevins, James P. ‘Review of Issues in Austronesian Morphology: A Focusschrift for Byron W. Bender’ [pdf]. Oceanic Linguistics, 42(2), 553–558.
2002
Blevins, James P. ‘Nontransformational Grammar’. In K. Malkmjær (ed.), Encyclopedia of Linguistics, London: Routledge, 375–395.
2001
Blevins, James P. ‘Morphological paradigms’ [pdf]. Transactions of the Philological Society 99(2), 207–210.
1999
Blevins, James P. ‘Productivity and exponence’ [pdf]. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22(6), 1015–1016.
1994
Blevins, James P. ‘Review of Linguistic theory in the United States from Bloomfield to Chomsky’ [pdf]. Australian Journal of Linguistics 14, 217–227.
1992
Barnett, James, James P. Blevins, Inderjeet Mani, and Juan Carlos Martinez. The KBNL Grammar Formalism, Technical Report ACT-NL-380-92-P, MCC.
1991
Barnett, James et al. Knowledge-Based Natural Language Processing: The KBNL System, Technical Report ACT-NL-123-91, MCC.