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Message from HH (Oct/22/2016)
The information under "Works" under MENU (such as "Downloadable papers," "List of publications," etc.) has not been updated for some time, and I do not plan to update it for a while. Old works such as my 1985 dissertation, the 1990 book manuscript, as well as some recent works are available here.

I wanted to complete the draft of the next book Predictions in Language Faculty Science by the end of the summer. But, in part because of a very exciting development, I was not able to do so. I will try to finish it and send it out to a publisher by the end of the winter break.

Language Faculty Science (Cambridge University Press) is out.

The English kindle-edition of Hoji 2013 (Issues on anaphora in Japanese) is out.
The table of contents and the newly added Preface to the volume are available here. (You should click "Look inside" on the left side of the page.) You can also see them on-line at the Amazon site, but the resolution is not very good there.

The website that accompanies Language Faculty Science is accessible to the public. The Japanese versions of Ch. 1 and Ch. 8.2 as well as the Japanese translation of the "How to read various charts" are now available there.

The bottom of its top page has remarks about the books in preparation, including Predictions in Language Faculty Science. The presentation in Language Faculty Science is simplified in a very important respect and Predictions in Language Faculty Science tries to illustrate the methodology for language faculty science more fully than in Language Faculty Science.

There are related postings in the "Remarks" board under Discussion, under [44350] "Language Faculty Science."

The postings under [44413] "A key to language faculty science as an exact science" in the "General remarks" board contain remarks that may be more directly revealing about my basic research orientation than what is included in Language Faculty Science.

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