James Yoon

 James Yoon

Contact Information

University of Illinois
Dept. of Linguistics, MC-168
707 South Mathews Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
USA

Office: 4072B Foreign Languages Bldg.
Head, Professor
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Additional Campus Affiliations

Research Interests

  • Syntax
  • Morphology
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Korean and Japanese linguistics

Education

  • 1989 PhD in Linguistics, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • 1980 BA in English Language and Literature, Seoul National University

Courses

  • LING 301: Elements of Syntax
  • LING 304: Elements of Morphology
  • LING 501: Syntax I
  • LING 541: Syntax II

Selected Publications

Encyclopedia Entries

Yoon, James Hye Suk Korean Syntax Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Linguistics Oxford Oxford University Press 2018.

Journal Articles

Kim, Eunah, Silvina Montrul, and James Hye Suk Yoon The on-line processing of Binding Principles in L2 acquisition: evidence from eye-tracking Applied Psycholinguistics 36 6 2015, p. 1317-1374.
Kim, Ji-Hye, Silvina Montrul, and James Yoon Dominant Language Influence in the Acquisition and Attrition of Binding: Interpretation of the Korean Reflexive 'caki' Bilingualism: Language and Cognition 13 1 2010, p. 73-84.
Kim, Ji-Hye, Silvina Montrul, and James Yoon Binding Interpretations of anaphors by Korean Heritage Speakers Language Acquisition 16 1 2009, p. 3-35.
Kim, Ji-Hye, and James Hye Suk Yoon Long-Distance Bound Local Anaphors in Korean: An Empirical Study of the Korean Anaphor 'caki-casin' Lingua 119 2009, p. 733-755.
Montrul, Silvina, and James Yoon Putting Parameters in their Proper Place Second Language Research 25 2 2009, p. 287-307.
Kim, Ji-Hye, and James Yoon An Experimental Syntactic Study of the Binding of Multiple Anaphors in Korean Journal of Cognitive Science 9 1 2008, p. 1-30.
Yoon, James Raising of Major Arguments in Korean and Japanese Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 35 3 2007, p. 615-653.

Book Contributions

Kim, Ji-Hye, Yonghun Lee, and James Yoon Subjecthood and Grammatical Relations in Korean: An Experimental Study with Honorific Agreement and Plural Copying Proceedings of the 31st Pacific-Asia Conference on Language, Information, and Computation Subjecthood and Grammatical Relations in Korean: An Experimental Study with Honorific Agreement and Plural Copying 2017.
Yoon, James Implications of Constraints on Null Constituents for Analyses of the Right Dislocation Construction Japanese-Korean Linguistics, Vol 23 edited by Mike Kenstowicz, edited by Ted Levin, edited by Ryo Masuda. Implications of Constraints on Null Constituents for Analyses of the Right Dislocation Construction Edited by Mike Kenstowicz, Edited by Ted Levin, Edited by Ryo Masuda, Stanford CSLI Publications 2015.
Yoon, James Double Nominative and Double Accusative Constructions The Handbook of Korean Linguistics edited by Lucien Brown, edited by Jae Hoon Yeon. Double Nominative and Double Accusative Constructions Edited by Lucien Brown, Edited by Jae Hoon Yeon, London Wiley-Blackwell 2015, p. 79-97.
Kim, Eunah, and Myeong Hyeon Kim An Experimental Investigation of On-line and Off-line Binding Properties of Korean Reflexives-the Evolving Grammar of Reflexives Japanese-Korean Linguistics, Vol 22 edited by M. Giriko, edited by K. Kanzaki, edited by N. Nagaya, edited by A. Takemura. An Experimental Investigation of On-line and Off-line Binding Properties of Korean Reflexives-the Evolving Grammar of Reflexives Edited by M. Giriko, Edited by K. Kanzaki, Edited by N. Nagaya, Edited by A. Takemura, Stanford CSLI Publications 2014.
Yoon, James Roots vs. Words in Denominal Predicate Formation Inquiries into Korean Linguistics IV edited by James Yoon, edited by Yongsoon Kang, edited by Jae-Young Han, edited by Chung-Kon Shi. Roots vs. Words in Denominal Predicate Formation Edited by James Yoon, Edited by Yongsoon Kang, Edited by Jae-Young Han, Edited by Chung-Kon Shi, Seoul Thaehaksa 2011, p. 223-266.
Yoon, James The Distribution of Subject Properties in Multiple Subject Constructions Japanese-Korean Linguistics, Vol 16 edited by Y. Takubo, compiled by T. Kinuhata, compiled by S. Grzelak, compiled by K. Nagai. The Distribution of Subject Properties in Multiple Subject Constructions Edited by Y. Takubo, Compiled by T. Kinuhata, Compiled by S. Grzelak, Compiled by K. Nagai, Stanford CSLI Publications 2009, p. 64-83.
Yoon, James Non-morphological Determination of Nominal Affix Order in Korean Clitic and Affix Combinations: Theoretical Perspectives edited by Lorie Heggie, edited by Francisco Ordonez. Non-morphological Determination of Nominal Affix Order in Korean Edited by Lorie Heggie, Edited by Francisco Ordonez, Amsterdam/Philadelphia John Benjamins 2005, p. 239-282.
Yoon, James Dual Lexical Categories and Inflectional Morphology Morphology and the Web of Grammar: Essays in Memory of Steve G. Lapointe edited by P. Sells, edited by O. Orgun. Dual Lexical Categories and Inflectional Morphology Edited by P. Sells, Edited by O. Orgun, Stanford CSLI Publications 2005, p. 139-168.
Yoon, James Non-Nominative (Major) Subjects in Korean Non-Nominative Subjects, Vol 2 (Vol 61 of Typological Studies in Language) edited by P. Bhaskararao, compiled by K.V. Subbarao. Non-Nominative (Major) Subjects in Korean Edited by P. Bhaskararao, Compiled by K.V. Subbarao, Amsterdam/Philadelphia John Benjamins 2004, p. 265-314.