Mon 1 Nov, 2010 12:16 pm - www.indiana.edu/~appe/2010%20Regional%20IEB%20Cases.pdf
It is case number 14, page 19.
I cannot decide if I want to argue that the professor is violating Kant's conception of dignity by... (view)
Fri 2 Jul, 2010 12:27 pm - I normally don't ask for help on a thesis, but it has been so long I don't know where to start.
My professor gave me these guidelines in order to make up a grade. 8-10 pages. some topic... (view)
Thu 1 Jul, 2010 10:15 pm - Beautiful. We used to think that the milky way was the "edge" of the universe. Now we know we have 100 billion other galaxies out there, and we think that's the "edge." We... (view)
Sun 13 Jun, 2010 07:51 pm - This would be the debate between descriptive and prescriptive grammars. That is, how grammar IS spoken vs how it SHOULD be. Should there be a standard? Feel free to elaborate as desired. (view)
Wed 2 Jun, 2010 12:05 am - [QUOTE=HexHammer;171961]Chomsky's studies are highly contraversial, and as of such I do not consider his works scientific. All other lingual studies I have seen, points towards brute learning... (view)
Tue 1 Jun, 2010 09:01 pm - [QUOTE=Deckard;171919]Didn't he look at existing languages and noticed an overarching grammatical structure common to all languages. The languages themselves are the empirical data. Then he... (view)
Tue 1 Jun, 2010 08:19 pm - [QUOTE=GoshisDead;171903]He did, however tranformational grammar (the attempt to codify a universal grammar) tended not to be falsifiable. They were too transformative. In order to make anything... (view)
Tue 1 Jun, 2010 08:06 pm - [QUOTE=Deckard;171900]I think so. What's the sticking point? Falsifiability? I think Chomsky did work with empirical evidence of existing languages.[/QUOTE]
Falsifiability, yes. What... (view)