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

2018
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.
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. (2017). ‘Implicational morphology’. Linguistic Analysis.
Milin, Petar and James P. Blevins (2018). ‘Paradigms in morphology’. In R. Lieber, S. Arndt-Lappe, A. Fàbregas, C. Gagné, and F. MasiniThe Oxford Encylopedia of Morphology. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Articles

2017
Blevins, James P. (2017). ‘The morphosyntax of voice’ [pdf]. Journal of Language Sciences 24(4), 109–164.
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.