Faculty of Humanities
Prof. Yael Ziv
Department of Linguistics
Prof. Yael Ziv

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Yael  Ziv
received her PhD in Linguistics from the University of Illinois and has been teaching courses in pragmatic theory, discourse analysis, information structure and the syntax-discourse interface with respect to specific syntactic structures at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem since 1976 in the departments of Linguistics and English.

Her primary research area is discourse and pragmatics, with specific interests in Relevance Theory, information structure, discourse markers, centering theory and attentional state, generics, conditionals, existentials and the discourse characterization of Spoken Hebrew.

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