Heinz Giegerich


Linguistics and English Language
The University of Edinburgh
E-mail: heinz.giegerich@ed.ac.uk
Page: http://www.ed.ac.uk/profile/heinz-giegerich

Fields of interest:

Structure of Modern English

Theories of phonological representation and derivation in relation to English and German

Lexical Morphology and Phonology

The ‘Blocking Effect’

The lexicon-syntax interface

Recent publications:

‘Compounding and Lexicalism’ in Rochelle Lieber and Pavol Stekauer (eds.) Handbook of Compounding. Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

‘The English compound stress myth’, (2009), MS.

‘Attribution in English and the distinction between phrases and compounds’. In: Petr Rösel (ed.) Englisch in Zeit und Raum – English in Time and Space: Forschungsbericht für Klaus Faiss. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier (2006).

‘Lexicalism and modular overlap in English’. SKASE Journal of Theoretical Linguistics 2.2 (2005), 43-62. (http://www.skase.sk/)