John Bowers

John Bowers is Professor of Linguistics and Chair of the Linguistics Department at Cornell University.

Books by this Author

By John Bowers
In Arguments as Relations, John Bowers proposes a radically new approach to argument structure that has the potential to unify data from a wide range of different language types in terms of a simple and universal syntactic structure. In many ways, Bowers’s theory is the natural extension of three leading ideas in the literature: the minimalist approach to Case theory (particularly Chomsky...

Journal Articles by this Author

Linguistic Inquiry
Volume 33, Issue 2 (Spring 2002)
By John Bowers