Publications

Volumes

  • Blevins, J. P. (2016). Word and Paradigm Morphology. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [OUP/UK|OUP/US]
  • Blevins, J. P. (1990). Syntactic Complexity: Evidence for Discontinuity and Multidomination. GLSA: University of Massachusetts at Amherst. [pdf]

Edited Volumes

  • Kiefer, F., J. P. Blevins, and H. Bartos (eds.) (2017). Perspectives on Morphological Structure: Data and Analyses. Leiden: Brill. [Brill]
  • Blevins, J. P., and J. Blevins (eds.) (2009a). Analogy in Grammar: Form and Acquisition. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [OUP/UK|OUP/US]
  • Brown, E. K., and J. P. Blevins (eds.) (2001). Transactions of the Philological Society: Special number on morphological paradigms, 99(2).

Articles

  • Baayen, R. H., Y-Y. Chuang, E. Shafaei-Bajestan, and J. P. Blevins (2019). The discriminative lexicon. Complexity, Special Issue on Cognitive Network Science: A New Frontier, 1–39. [pdf]
  • Baayen, R. H., Y-Y. Chuang, and J. P. Blevins (2018a). Inflectional morphology with linear mappings. The Mental Lexicon 13(2), 230–268. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2017). The morphosyntax and morphothematics of voice. Journal of Language Sciences 24(4), 109–164. [pdf]
  • Geertzen, J., J. P. Blevins, and P. Milin (2016). The informativeness of linguistic unit boundaries. Italian Journal of Linguistics 28(2), 1–24. [pdf]
  • Ackerman, F., R. Malouf, and J. P. Blevins (2016). Patterns and discriminability in language analysis. Word Structure 9(2), 132–155. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2013). The information-theoretic turn. Psihologija 46(3), 355–375. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2008a). The post-transformational enterprise. Journal of Linguistics 44(3), 723–742. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2008b). Declension classes in Estonian. Linguistica Uralica 44(4), 241–267. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2007). Conjugation classes in Estonian. Linguistica Uralica 43(4), 250–267. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2006a). Word-based morphology. Journal of Linguistics 42(3), 531–573. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2005a). Word-based declensions in Estonian. Handbook of Morphology 2005, 1–25. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2003a). Stems and paradigms. Language 79(2), 737–767. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2003b). Passives and impersonals. Journal of Linguistics 39(3), 473–520. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2001a). Realization-based lexicalism. Journal of Linguistics 37(2), 355–365. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2001b). Paradigmatic derivation. Transactions of the Philological Society 99(2), 211–222. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2000a). Markedness and agreement. Transactions of the Philological Society 98(2), 233–262. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (1995). Syncretism and paradigmatic opposition. Linguistics and Philosophy 18(2), 113–152. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (1994a). Derived constituent order in unbounded dependency constructions. Journal of Linguistics 30(2), 349–409. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (1994b). A lexicalist analysis of gerundive nominals in English. Australian Journal of Linguistics 14(1), 1–38. [pdf]

Chapters

  • Milin, P., and J. P. Blevins (2019). Paradigms in morphology. The Oxford Encylopedia of Morphology, ed. by R. Lieber, S. Arndt-Lappe, A. Fàbregas, C. Gagné, and F. Masini. Oxford: Oxford University Press (in press). [pdf]
  • Marzi, C., J. P. Blevins, G. Booij, and V. Pirrelli. (2019). Inflection at the morphology-syntax interface. Word Knowledge and Word Usage: A Cross-disciplinary Guide to the Mental Lexicon, ed. by V. Pirrelli, I. Plag, and W. U. Dressler. Berlin: De Gruyter (in press).
  • Blevins, J. P., F. Ackerman, and R. Malouf (2019). Word and Paradigm Morphology. The Oxford Handbook of Morphological Theory, ed. by J. Audring and F. Masini. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 265–285.
  • Ramscar, M., M. Dye, J. P. Blevins, and R. H. Baayen (2018). Morphological development. Handbook of Communications Disorders: Theoretical, Empirical, and Applied Linguistic Perspectives, ed. by A. Bar-On and D. Ravid. Berlin: De Gruyter, 181–202. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P., P. Milin, and M. Ramscar (2017). The Zipfian Paradigm Cell Filling Problem. Perspectives on Morphological Structure: Data and Analyses, ed. by F. Kiefer, J. P. Blevins, and H. Bartos. Leiden: Brill, 141–158. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2016a). The minimal sign. The Cambridge Handbook of Morphology, ed. by G. T. Stump and A. Hippisley. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 50–69. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P., F. Ackerman, R. Malouf, and M. Ramscar (2016). Morphology as an adaptive discriminative system. Morphological Metatheory, ed. by H. Harley and D. Siddiqi. Philadelphia: Benjamins, 269–300. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2015). Inflectional paradigms. The Oxford Handbook of Inflection, ed. by M. Baerman. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 87–111. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2014). The morphology of words. The Oxford Handbook of Language Processing, ed. by V. Ferreira, M. Goldrick, and M. Miozza. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 152–164. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2013b). Word-based morphology from Aristotle to modern WP. The Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics, ed. by K. Allan. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 375–395. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2013c). American Descriptivism (‘Structuralism’). The Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics, ed. by K. Allan. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 419–437. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P., and I. A. Sag (2013). Phrase Structure Grammar. The Cambridge Handbook of Generative Syntax, ed. by M. den Dikken. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 202–225. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2011). Feature-based grammar. Nontransformational Syntax, ed. by R. D. Borsley and K. Börjars. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 297–324. [pdf]
  • Ackerman, F., J. P. Blevins, and R. Malouf (2009). Parts and wholes: Implicative patterns in inflectional paradigms. Analogy in Grammar: Form and Acquisition, ed. by J. P. Blevins and J. Blevins. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 54–81. [pdf]
  • Ackerman, F., and J. P. Blevins (2009). Syntax: The state of the art. Unity and Diversity of Languages, ed. by P. van Sterkenberg. Amsterdam: Benjamins, 215–229.
  • Blevins, J. P. (2008c). Case and declensional paradigms. The Oxford Handbook of Case, ed. by A. J. Spencer and A. Malchukov. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 200–218. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2006b). English inflection and derivation. Handbook of English Linguistics, ed. by B. Aarts and A. M. McMahon. London: Blackwell, 507–536. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2005b). Remarks on gerunds. Morphology and the web of grammar: Essays in memory of Steven G. Lapointe, ed. by C. O. Orgun and P. Sells. Stanford: CSLI Publications, 19–40. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2004). Inflection classes and economy. Explorations in Nominal Inflection, ed. by G. Müller, L. Gunkel and G. Zifonun. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 41–85. [pdf]
  • Clahsen, H., I. Sonnenstuhl, and J. P. Blevins. (2003). Derivational morphology in the German mental lexicon. Morphological Structure in Language Processing, ed. by R. H. Baayen and R. Schreuder. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 125–155. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2000b). Markedness and blocking in German declensional paradigms. Lexicon in Focus, ed. by B. Stiebels and D. Wunderlich. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 83–103. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (1988). Restructured compounds and Romance causatives. Advances in Romance Linguistics, ed. by J.-P. Montreuil and D. Birdsong. Dordrecht: Foris, 17–32.

Miscellanea

  • Baayen, R. H., Y-Y. Chuang, and J. P. Blevins (2018b). Speech production in the discriminative lexicon. The Mental Lexicon 13(2), 230–236. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P., P. Milin, and M. Ramscar (2015). Zipfian discrimination. Proceedings of the NetWordS Final Conference on Word Knowledge and Word Usage: Representations and Processes in the Mental Lexicon, ed. by V. Pirrelli, C. Marzi, and M. Ferro. Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, 29–31. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2009). Nontransformational grammar. The Linguistics Encyclopedia, 3rd edn., ed. by K. Malmkjær. London: Routledge, 377–392. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P., and J. Blevins (2009b). Analogy: An introduction. Analogy in Grammar: Form and Acquisition, ed. by J. P. Blevins and J. Blevins. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1–12. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2006c). Passive and impersonal constructions. Elsevier Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics, 2nd edn., ed. by E. K. Brown. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 236–239. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2006d). The Post-Bloomfieldians. Elsevier Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics, 2nd edn., ed. by E. K. Brown. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 783–784. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2006e). Syntactic features and feature structures. Elsevier Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics, 2nd edn., ed. by E. K. Brown. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 390–393. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2003c). Review of Issues in Austronesian morphology: A Focusschrift for Byron W. Bender. Oceanic Linguistics 42(2), 553–558. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (2001c). Morphological paradigms. Transactions of the Philological Society 99(2), 207–210. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (1999). Productivity and exponence. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22(6), 1015–1016. [pdf]
  • Blevins, J. P. (1994c). Review of Linguistic theory in the United States from Bloomfield to Chomsky. Australian Journal of Linguistics 14(1), 217–227. [pdf]

Forthcoming

  • Blevins, J. P. (2019). Implicational morphology, Linguistic Analysis.
  • Blevins, J. P. (2019). American Descriptivism, Oxford Bibliographies in Linguistics, ed. by M. Aronoff. Oxford: Oxford University Press.