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Portuguese Syntax : New Comparative Studies - Joao Costa

Portuguese Syntax

New Comparative Studies

By: Joao Costa (Editor)

Paperback Published: 1st February 2000
ISBN: 9780195125764
Number Of Pages: 320

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This volume is a collection of previously unpublished articles focusing on the following aspects of Portuguese syntax: clause structure, clitic placement, word order variation, pronominal system, verb movement, quantification, and distribution of particles. The articles are written within the principles and parameters framework and contrast Portuguese with other Romance languages.

Joao Costa: Introduction 1: Manuela Ambar: Infinitives vs. Participles 2: Pilar Barbosa: Clitics: A Window into the Null Subject Property 3: Joao Costa: Word Order and Discourse Configurationality in European Portuguese 4: Ines Duarte & Gabriela Matos: Romance Clitics and the Minimalist Program 5: Charlotte Galves: Agreement, Predication, and Pronouns in the History of Portuguese 6: Ana Maria Martins: A Minimalist Approach to Clitic Climbing 7: SXergio Menuzzi: 1st Person Plural Anaphora in Brazilian Portuguese: Chains and Constraint Interaction in Binding 8: Gertjan Postma: Distributive Universal Quantification and Aspect in Brazilian Portuguese 9 Clitic Positions and Verb Movement: Eduardo Raposo: Bibliography Index

ISBN: 9780195125764
ISBN-10: 0195125762
Series: Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax (Paperback)
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 1st February 2000
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.96 x 15.34  x 1.96
Weight (kg): 0.5