Publication Types:

What would it take to tame the verbal Hydra? (2020 ms)

CausationEvent semanticsForcesManuscript
Bridget Copley and Heidi Harley
CNRS/Paris 8 and University of Arizona ms.
Publication year: 2020

Relational events are the source of causal readings in the simplest English conditionals (2020 ms)

Book chapterCausal modelsCausationConditionalsEvent semantics
Bridget Copley
In Stefan Kaufmann and David Over and Ghanshyam Sharma (eds.): Conditionals - Logic, Linguistics, and Psychology, {publisher}, 2020
Publication year: 2020

Future particles in Haitian Creole

CausationConference paperFuture reference
Moles Paul and Bridget Copley
In Proceedings of the Chicago Linguistics Society 55, in press
Publication year: 2020

Force dynamics

Book chapterCausationEvent semanticsForces
Copley, Bridget
In Robert Truswell (ed.): Oxford Handbook of Event Structure, Oxford: 103—149, 2019
Publication year: 2019

Dispositional causation

CausationDispositionsEvent semanticsFuture referenceJournal article
Bridget Copley
Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics, 3(1), 2018
Publication year: 2018

Force interaction in the expression of causation

CausationConference paperForces
Bridget Copley and Phillip Wolff and Jason Shepard
In Proceedings of SALT 25, 2015
Publication year: 2015

A force-theoretic framework for event structure

AspectCausationEvent semanticsForcesJournal article
Bridget Copley and Heidi Harley
Linguistics and Philosophy, 38: 103—158, 2015
Publication year: 2015

Theories of causation should inform linguistic theory and vice versa

Book chapterCausal modelsCausationDispositionsEvent semanticsForcesModality
Copley, Bridget and Wolff, Phillip
In Copley, Bridget and Martin, Fabienne (ed.): Causation in Grammatical Structures, Oxford University Press: 11—57, 2014
Publication year: 2014

Eliminating causative entailments with the force-theoretic framework: The case of the Tohono Oódham frustrative cem

AspectBook chapterCausationForcesModality
Bridget Copley and Heidi Harley
In Bridget Copley and Fabienne Martin (eds.): Causation in Grammatical Structures, Oxford University Press: 120—151, 2014
Publication year: 2014

Causation in Grammatical Structures

BookCausationDispositionsEvent semanticsForcesModality
Copley, Bridget and Martin, Fabienne
Oxford University Press, 2014
Publication year: 2014

Causal chains for futurates

Book chapterCausationForcesFuture reference
Bridget Copley
In de Brabanter, Philippe, Mikhail Kissine, and Saghie Sharifzadeh (eds.): Future Times, Future Tenses, OUP: 72—86, 2014
Publication year: 2014

Futurates, directors, and have-causatives

CausationDispositionsFuture referenceJournal article
Copley, Bridget and Harley, Heidi
Snippets: 5—6, 2009
Publication year: 2009

The Plan’s the Thing: Deconstructing Futurates

AspectCausationFuture referenceJournal articleModality
Bridget Copley
Linguistic Inquiry, 39(2): 261—274, 2008
Publication year: 2008

What should should mean?

CausationFuture referenceManuscriptModality
Bridget Copley
Publication year: 2006

A conceptual and a grammatical distinction for modals

CausationConference paperForcesFuture referenceModality
Bridget Copley
In NELS 35: Proceedings of the thirty-fifth annual meeting of the North East Linguistic Society, 2005
Publication year: 2005