The cognitive roots of gender in Russian

Kravchenko, Prof. A.V. (2002) The cognitive roots of gender in Russian. [Conference Paper]

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Traditional accounts of gender as a grammatical category fail to grasp the essence of its meaning. A cognitive approach to the analysis of Russian nominal gender classification provides deeper insights into the relationship between grammar and man’s cognitive activity, making explanation of grammatical facts more comprehensible.

Item Type:Conference Paper
Subjects:Linguistics > Morphology
Linguistics > Pragmatics
ID Code:4007
Deposited By: Kravchenko, Professor Alexander
Deposited On:28 Dec 2004
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:55

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