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Education/Academic qualification

Linguistics, Ph.D. , University of California, Santa Barbara

External positions

Professor emerita, California State University

Fields of Science

  • 6121 Languages

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 1991 2019

Insubordination and the contextually sensitive emergence of if-requests in Swedish and Finnish institutional talk-in-interaction

Lindström, J. K., Laury, R. H. & Lindholm, C. C., 26 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) Insubordination. Beijing, K., Kaltenböck, G. & Sansiñena, M. S. (eds.). Berlin, Germany: WALTER DE GRUYTER & CO, p. 55-78 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

On the notion of unit in the study of human languages

Ono, T., Laury, R. & Suzuki, R., Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Studies in Language. 43, 2, p. 245-253 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Questioning the clause as a crosslinguistic unit in grammar and interaction

Laury, R., Ono, T. & Suzuki, R., Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Studies in Language. 43, 2, p. 364-401 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Studies in Language: Special issue: Usage-based and Typological Approaches to Linguistic Units

Ono, T. (ed.), Laury, R. & Suzuki, R. (ed.), Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) John Benjamins. 199 p. (Studies in Language; vol. 43, no. 2)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

The Finnish se että initiated expressions: NPs or not?

Suomalainen, K., Vatanen, A. & Laury, R., 2019, (Accepted/In press) The Structure and Pragmatics of the Noun Phrase across Languages: An Emergent Unit in Interaction. Thompson, S. & Ono, T. (eds.). Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins, (Typological Studies in Language).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Projects 2007 2017

The marking of definiteness in old written Finnish and Estonian: Native or borrowed?

Nordlund, T., Laury, R., Pajusalu, R. & Habicht, K.

01/08/2007 → …

Project: Research project

The Question of Units in Language and Interaction

Laury, R., Vatanen, A., Hakamäki, P., Suomalainen, K., Helasvuo, M., Nikonen, M., Suzuki, R., Nakayama, T., Endo, T. & Yokomori, D.

Unknown funder

01/09/201431/08/2016

Project: Research project

Quotign Practices in Written Journalism

Haapanen, L., Laury, R., Makkonen-Craig, H., Töyry, M. & Perrin, D.

01/01/201331/01/2017

Project: Research project

Activities 2004 2019

Estonian demonstratives in exophoric use: An experimental approach

Ritva Laury (Supervisor)
Feb 2019Apr 2019

Activity: Examination typesPre-examiner of doctoral thesis

Estonian demonstratives in exophoric use: An experimental approach

Ritva Laury (Supervisor)
19 Jun 2019

Activity: Examination typesOpponent of doctoral dissertation

Referentiality Workshop

Ritva Laury (Member of organizing committee)
9 Sep 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Clauses and clause combining in interactional linguistics: New horizons

Ritva Laury (Speaker), Tsuyoshi Ono (Speaker)
23 Aug 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Clauses and clause combining in interactional linguistics: A cross-linguistic perspective

Ritva Laury (Speaker), Tsuyoshi Ono (Speaker)
23 Aug 201824 Aug 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk