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Elements of Grammar : Handbook in Generative Syntax - Liliane Haegeman

Elements of Grammar

Handbook in Generative Syntax

By: Liliane Haegeman (Editor)

Paperback Published: 30th January 1998
ISBN: 9780792342984
Number Of Pages: 349

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The aim of this Handbook is to provide a forum in which some of the generative syntacticians whose work has had an impact on theoretical syntax over the past 20 years are invited to present their views on one or more aspects of current syntactic theory.
The following authors have contributed to the volume: Mark Baker, Michael Brody, Jane Grimshaw, James McCloskey, Jean-Yves Pollock, and Luigi Rizzi. Each contribution focuses on one specific aspect of the grammar. As a general theme, the papers are concerned with the question of the composition of the clause, i.e. what kind of components the clause is made up of, and how these components are put together in the clause. The introduction to the volume provides the backdrop for the papers and highlights some of the developments that have occurred in theoretical syntax in the last ten years.
Elements of Grammar is destined for an audience of linguists working in the generative framework.

Thematic Roles and Syntactic Structure
Perfect Chains
The Best Clitic: Constraint Conflict in Morphosyntax
Subjecthood and the Subject Position
Notes on Clause Structure
The Fine Structure of the Left Periphery
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ISBN: 9780792342984
ISBN-10: 0792342984
Series: International Handbooks of Linguistics
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 349
Published: 30th January 1998
Publisher: Springer
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.51
Edition Type: New edition