Barry Schein

Associate Professor of Linguistics

Contact Information
E-mail: schein@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-3885
Office: GFS 357B

Faculty Profile on Departmental Website


  • Ph.D. , Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Description of Research

    Research Specialties
    semantics, philosophy of language


    Book Chapter
    • Schein, B. J. (2010). Event Semantics. Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Language Oxford: Routledge.
    • Schein, B. J. (2006). Plurals. The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Language/Oxford University Press.
    • Schein, B. J. (2002). Events and the semantic content of thematic relations. pp. 263-344. Oxford University Press.

    Journal Article
    • Schein, B. J. (2003). Adverbial, descriptive reciprocals. Philosophical Perspectives. Vol. 17 (1), pp. 333-367.

    • Schein, B. J. 1993, Plurals and Events. Current Studies in Linguistics No. 23, Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press.

    Honors and Awards

    • Fulbright Award, Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Linguistics at the University of Trieste, 2003-2004  

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