Alternative Solutions to a Language Design Problem: The Role of Adjectives and Gender Marking in Efficient Communication

Dye, M., Milin, P. orcid.org/0000-0001-9708-7031, Futrell, R. et al. (1 more author) (2017) Alternative Solutions to a Language Design Problem: The Role of Adjectives and Gender Marking in Efficient Communication. Topics in Cognitive Science. ISSN 1756-8757

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Keywords: Prenominal adjectives; Grammatical gender; Language comprehension; Language evolution; Information theory; Typology; Word order; Formal semantics
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  • Published (online): 8 December 2017
  • Accepted: 6 October 2017
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Journalism Studies (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 13 Dec 2017 15:29
Last Modified: 08 Dec 2018 01:38
Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1111/tops.12316
Status: Published online
Publisher: Wiley
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1111/tops.12316
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