The 1988 Kyoto Prize Workshops
/ Theoretical Linguist
11 /12 Sat
13:00 - 17:00
Address：Takaragaike, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0001 Japan
Avram Noam Chomsky
He proposed “the theory of generative grammar” and marked the beginning of a major revolution in linguistics, which provided an ambitious program to explain the structure of the human mind. He has encouraged the formation of cognitive science by giving it a basis in his theory.
＊This field then was Field of Cognitive Science (in the wide sense).