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The Resource Focus-related operations at the right edge in Spanish : subjects and ellipsis, by Iván Ortega-Santos

Focus-related operations at the right edge in Spanish : subjects and ellipsis, by Iván Ortega-Santos

Label
Focus-related operations at the right edge in Spanish : subjects and ellipsis
Title
Focus-related operations at the right edge in Spanish
Title remainder
subjects and ellipsis
Statement of responsibility
by Iván Ortega-Santos
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ortega-Santos, Iván
Degree
Ph. D.
Dewey number
465
Dissertation year
2008
Granting institution
University of Maryland, College Park
Index
index present
LC call number
PC4369
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • theses
Series statement
Issues in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics IHLL
Series volume
volume 7
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  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language
  • Generative grammar
  • Biolinguistics
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • Biolinguistics
  • Generative grammar
  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language
  • Spanish language
Label
Focus-related operations at the right edge in Spanish : subjects and ellipsis, by Iván Ortega-Santos
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Focus-related Operations at the Right Edge in Spanish; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Chapter€1. Introduction; 1. Why study information structure; 2. The goals of the present monograph and methodological considerations; 2.1 A brief note on the methodology; 3. Data set and background on focalization in Spanish; 4. A brief look at the framework and the questions that arise in the study of focus; 5. Detailed description of the contents of each chapter; 5.1 Chapter€2: An overview of the syntax of focus in Spanish
  • 5.2 Chapter€3: The syntax of corrective focus at the right edge5.3 Chapter€4: Rightward movement under ellipsis; Chapter€2. An overview of the syntax of focus in Spanish; 1. Neutral focus and sentential stress; 2. New information focus; 3. On the properties of focus fronting; 3.1 A note on other closely related fronting processes; 3.2 The relevance of focus fronting for syntactic theory; 3.3 Previous approaches to focus fronting in Spanish; 3.3.1 Obligatory subject-verb inversion and the properties of Spec-TP under focus fronting; 4. On the EPP in Spanish
  • 4.1 Bever's (2008) analysis of the EPP4.2 Technical implementation of the EPP; 4.3 Previous proposals on subject-oriented EPP in Spanish; 4.4 Subjects vs. topics; 4.5 Evidence in favor of null expletives; 4.5.1 On the nullness of null expletives ; 4.5.2 Do null expletives have an effect on the output?; 5. Focus fronting revisited: On the EPP in marked contexts in Spanish; 5.1 An excursus on Chomsky's (2013) proposal on the EPP and labeling; 5.1.1 The Empty Category Principle under Chomsky's (2013) proposal on the EPP and labeling; 5.2 Interim conclusion
  • 6. Other syntactic contexts: Focus at the right edge, in the canonical position and within islands6.1 Focused subjects at the right edge; 6.1.1 Some results and consequences of the current approach to focus at the right edge; 6.2 Focus in the canonical position; 6.3 Focus within islands; 7. Conclusion; Chapter€3. The syntax of corrective focus at the right edge ; 1. Previous approaches to focalization processes at the right edge; 2. The data; 3. The origin of the subject at the right edge; 3.1 The licensing of subject NPIs at the right edge
  • 3.2 The c-command domain and locality properties of the object in the V1 V2-INF O2 S1 order3.3 The V1 V2-INF S1 O2 order; 3.3.1 Derivational alternatives for the V1 V2-INF S1 O2 order; 3.3.2 A note on the V1 V2-INF S1 O2 order and phases; 4. The height of the subject in the structure; 4.1 Parasitic gaps; 4.2 The scope of negation; 5. Evidence that these are contrastively focused subjects; 6. Alternative analyses; 6.1 Alternatives where the syntax of the presupposed constituents is complex; 6.2 Alternatives where the syntax or the PF of subject is complex
Control code
939597247
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027267320
Lccn
2016007728
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)939597247
Label
Focus-related operations at the right edge in Spanish : subjects and ellipsis, by Iván Ortega-Santos
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Focus-related Operations at the Right Edge in Spanish; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Chapter€1. Introduction; 1. Why study information structure; 2. The goals of the present monograph and methodological considerations; 2.1 A brief note on the methodology; 3. Data set and background on focalization in Spanish; 4. A brief look at the framework and the questions that arise in the study of focus; 5. Detailed description of the contents of each chapter; 5.1 Chapter€2: An overview of the syntax of focus in Spanish
  • 5.2 Chapter€3: The syntax of corrective focus at the right edge5.3 Chapter€4: Rightward movement under ellipsis; Chapter€2. An overview of the syntax of focus in Spanish; 1. Neutral focus and sentential stress; 2. New information focus; 3. On the properties of focus fronting; 3.1 A note on other closely related fronting processes; 3.2 The relevance of focus fronting for syntactic theory; 3.3 Previous approaches to focus fronting in Spanish; 3.3.1 Obligatory subject-verb inversion and the properties of Spec-TP under focus fronting; 4. On the EPP in Spanish
  • 4.1 Bever's (2008) analysis of the EPP4.2 Technical implementation of the EPP; 4.3 Previous proposals on subject-oriented EPP in Spanish; 4.4 Subjects vs. topics; 4.5 Evidence in favor of null expletives; 4.5.1 On the nullness of null expletives ; 4.5.2 Do null expletives have an effect on the output?; 5. Focus fronting revisited: On the EPP in marked contexts in Spanish; 5.1 An excursus on Chomsky's (2013) proposal on the EPP and labeling; 5.1.1 The Empty Category Principle under Chomsky's (2013) proposal on the EPP and labeling; 5.2 Interim conclusion
  • 6. Other syntactic contexts: Focus at the right edge, in the canonical position and within islands6.1 Focused subjects at the right edge; 6.1.1 Some results and consequences of the current approach to focus at the right edge; 6.2 Focus in the canonical position; 6.3 Focus within islands; 7. Conclusion; Chapter€3. The syntax of corrective focus at the right edge ; 1. Previous approaches to focalization processes at the right edge; 2. The data; 3. The origin of the subject at the right edge; 3.1 The licensing of subject NPIs at the right edge
  • 3.2 The c-command domain and locality properties of the object in the V1 V2-INF O2 S1 order3.3 The V1 V2-INF S1 O2 order; 3.3.1 Derivational alternatives for the V1 V2-INF S1 O2 order; 3.3.2 A note on the V1 V2-INF S1 O2 order and phases; 4. The height of the subject in the structure; 4.1 Parasitic gaps; 4.2 The scope of negation; 5. Evidence that these are contrastively focused subjects; 6. Alternative analyses; 6.1 Alternatives where the syntax of the presupposed constituents is complex; 6.2 Alternatives where the syntax or the PF of subject is complex
Control code
939597247
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027267320
Lccn
2016007728
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)939597247

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