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List of Publications
"Stripping and Sluicing in Japanese and Some Implications," (With Teruhiko Fukaya) (To appear) in Proceedings of the 18th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics.
Surface and Deep Anaphora, Sloppy Identity, and Experiments in Syntax. (2003) In Anaphora: A Reference Guide, eds. A. Barss, and T. Langendoen, Blackwell.
"Formal Dependency, Organization of Grammar and Japanese Demonstratives," (1998) in Japanese/Korean Linguistics 7, N. Akatsuka, H. Hoji, S. Iwasaki, S.-O. Sohn, and S. Strauss, eds., Center for the Study of Language and Information, Stanford., pp. 649-677.
"A Review of Japanese Syntax and Semantics by S.-Y. Kuroda," (1998) in Language 74, pp. 146-152.
"Null Object and Sloppy Identity in Japanese" (1998) Linguistic Inquiry 29.1 pp. 127-152.
"Sloppy Identity and Formal Dependency," (1997) in Proceedings of the 15th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, Center for the Study of Language and Information, Stanford. pp. 209-223.
"Sloppy Identity and Principle B," (1997) in ATOMISM & BINDING, H. Bennis, P. Pica and J. Rooryck, eds., Foris Publications, Dordrecht, pp. 205-235.
"Demonstrative Binding and Principle B," (1995) Proceedings of the Northeast Linguistic Society 25, pp. 255-271.
"KARE," (1991) in Carol Georgopoulos and Roberta Ishihara, eds., Interdisciplinary Approaches to Language: Essays in Honor of Prof. S.-Y. Kuroda, Reidel, Dordrecht, pp. 287-304.
"On the so-called overt pronouns in Japanese and Korean," (1990) E.-J. Baek, ed., Papers from the Seventh International Conference on Korean Linguistics, pp. 61-78.
"The Linguistic Notion 'Head' in Japanese Language Instruction," (with Y. Kitagawa) (1990) Journal of Japanese Linguistics 12, pp. 53-86.
"Weak Crossover and Japanese Phrase Structure," (1987) in T. Imai and M. Saito, eds., Issues in Japanese Linguistics, Foris Publication, Dordrecht, pp. 163-201.
"Empty Pronominals in Japanese and Subject of NP," (1987) in Proceedings of the Seventeenth Annual Conference of North East Linguistic Society, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, pp. 290-310.
"Scope Interpretation in Japanese and Its Theoretical Implications," (1986) in Proceedings of the Fifth West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, Stanford University, Stanford, pp. 87-101.
"Movement and Variable Binding in Japanese," (1986) in F. Newmeyer et. al., eds., A Festschrift for Sol Saporta, Noit Amrofer, Seattle, pp.185-201.
"Weak Crossover and Move Alpha in Japanese," (with M. Saito) (1983), in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 1.2, pp.245-259.