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  • Quantifiers: Semantics -2006. In Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, Second Edition Keith Brown (ed). Elsevier, Oxford, Vol 10:302–308.
  • Logical Objects -2001. In Meaning and Computation. C.A. Anderson & M. Zeleny (eds). Kluwer: 149 –180.
  • Reciprocals in Malagasy -2001. In Papers in African Linguistics Dept. of Linguistics UCLA. H. Torrence (ed.): 40–90.
  • Reduplication in Malagasy -1998. With Jean Paulin Razafimamonjy. In UCLA Occasional Papers in Linguistics 21. Recent Papers in Austronesian Linguistics, pp. 159–183.
  • Malagasy Morphology -1998. In The Handbook of Morphology. Spencer and A. M. Zwicky (eds) Blackwell: 563 ­ 624
  • A Boolean Approach to Semantics -1996. In Formal Methods in the Study of Language. J. Groenendijk, T. Janssen, and M. Stokhof (eds.), Mathematisch Centrum Amsterdam: 343–379.
  • Identifying Anaphors -1993. In Proc BLS 19. J Guenter, B. Kaiser, C. Zoll (eds). Berkeley Linguistics Society, UC Berkeley, 1993: 503–516.
  • Anaphor Antecedent Asymmetry -1993. In Proc. of Semantics and Linguistic Theory III. Utpal Lahiri and Zachary Wyner (eds). Dept. of Md Languages and Linguistics, Cornell Univ:117–144.
  • Semantic Case Theory -1987. In Proceedings of the Sixth Amsterdam Colloquium J. Groenendijk, M. Stokhof, and F. Veltman (eds.), ITLI (Univ. of Amsterdam), 23 pages. Reprinted in: Semantics and Contextual Expression R. Bartsch, J. van Benthem, and P. van Emde Boas (eds.), Foris 1989
  • Abstract Syntax -1981. In Configurations. Cascadilla Press. Anna-Maria Di Sciullo (ed): 323–344.
  • Predicate-Argument Structure in Malagasy -1979. In Grammatical Relations: Theoretical Approaches to Empirical Issues Clifford S. Burgess, Katarzyna Dziwirek, and Donna B. Gerdts (eds) Stanford CSLI: 171–217.