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The Resource Discourse configurational languages, edited by Katalin É. Kiss

Discourse configurational languages, edited by Katalin É. Kiss

Label
Discourse configurational languages
Title
Discourse configurational languages
Statement of responsibility
edited by Katalin É. Kiss
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comprising eleven studies on languages with designated structural topic and focus positions, this volume includes an introduction surveying the empirical and theoretical problems involved in the description of this language type. Focusing on languages outside the traditional Indo-European group, the essays look at Chadic, Somali, Basque, Catalan, Old Romance, Greek, Hungarian, Finnish, Korean, and Quechua. The papers provide interesting new empirical data, as well as a variety of means and alternatives of representing them structurally. At the same time, they address important theoretical ques
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
415
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
P298
LC item number
.D57 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Kiss, Katalin É
Series statement
Oxford studies in comparative syntax
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Generative grammar
  • Sujet et prédicat
  • Grammaire générative
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Generative grammar
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Topic (taalwetenschap)
  • Focus (taalkunde)
  • Generatieve grammatica
  • Vergelijkende grammatica
  • Woordvolgorde
Label
Discourse configurational languages, edited by Katalin É. Kiss
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction; 2. Structural Focus, Structural Case, and the Notion of Feature-Assignment; 3. Aspects of Discourse Configuationality in Somali; 4. Residual Verb Second and Verb First in Basque; 5. Structural Properties of Information Packaging in Catalan; 6. An F Position in Western Romance; 7. Focusing in Modern Greek; 8. NP Movement, Operator Movement, and Scrambling in Hungarian; 9. Discourse Configuationality in Finnish; 10. Focus and Topic Movement in Korean and Licensing; 11. The Theory of Syntactic Focalization Based on a Subcategorization Feature of Verbs
Control code
435816692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (393 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195088335
Lccn
93041037
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435816692
Label
Discourse configurational languages, edited by Katalin É. Kiss
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction; 2. Structural Focus, Structural Case, and the Notion of Feature-Assignment; 3. Aspects of Discourse Configuationality in Somali; 4. Residual Verb Second and Verb First in Basque; 5. Structural Properties of Information Packaging in Catalan; 6. An F Position in Western Romance; 7. Focusing in Modern Greek; 8. NP Movement, Operator Movement, and Scrambling in Hungarian; 9. Discourse Configuationality in Finnish; 10. Focus and Topic Movement in Korean and Licensing; 11. The Theory of Syntactic Focalization Based on a Subcategorization Feature of Verbs
Control code
435816692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (393 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195088335
Lccn
93041037
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435816692

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