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John Anton Goldsmith

educator , linguist

John Anton Goldsmith, American linguist, educator. Fellow American Academy Arts & Sciences; member Linguistics Society of America (member executive committee 1988-1991).

Background

Goldsmith, John Anton was born on November 7, 1951 in New York City. Son of Simon Albert and Thelma Margaret (Ettesvold) Goldsmith.

Education

Bachelor, Swarthmore College, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1976.

Career

Assistant, associate then professor Indiana University, Bloomington, 1976-1984. Professor University Chicago, since 1984, Edward Carson Waller Distinguished Service professor, since 1997. Board directors University Chicago Press, 1990-1994.

Works

book Autosegmental and Metrical Phonology book Ideology and Linguistic Theory: Noam Chomsky and the Deep Structure Debates (History of Linguistic Thought) book Ideology and Linguistic Theory: Noam Chomsky and the Deep Structure Debates (History of Linguistic Thought) book Ideology and Linguistic Theory: Noam Chomsky and the Deep Structure Debates (History of Linguistic Thought) 1st edition by Goldsmith, John A., Huck, Geoffrey J. (1995) Hardcover book Ideology and Linguistic Theory: Noam Chomsky and the Deep Structure Debates (History of Linguistic Thought) by John A. Goldsmith (29-Jun-1995) Hardcover book The Handbook of Phonological Theory (Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics) by John A. Goldsmith (Editor), Jason Riggle (Editor), Alan C. L. Yu (Editor) (6-Dec-2013) Paperback book [(The Handbook of Phonological Theory)] [Author: John A. Goldsmith] published on (January, 2014) book [(Phonological Theory: The Essential Readings)] [Author: John A. Goldsmith] published on (November, 1999) book [(Phonological Theory: The Essential Readings)] [Author: John A. Goldsmith] published on (November, 1999)

Membership

Fellow American Academy Arts & Sciences. Member Linguistics Society of America (member executive committee 1988-1991).

Connections

Married Jessie Elizabeth Pinkham, November 20, 1982. Children: Elizabeth, Paul, Julia.

father:
Simon Albert Goldsmith

mother:
Thelma Margaret (Ettesvold) Goldsmith

spouse:
Jessie Elizabeth Pinkham

children:
Elizabeth Goldsmith

Paul Goldsmith

Julia Goldsmith