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The Resource Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax

Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax

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Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax
Title
Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax
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Language
eng
Summary
Comparison across formal languages is an essential part of formal linguistics. The study of closely-related varieties has proven extremely useful in illuminating relations between cross-linguistic syntactic differences that might otherwise appear unrelated, and has helped to identify the core principles of Universal Grammar. Comparative studies have grown to the point where a reference work is needed to comprehensively explain the state of the field and makes its results more widely known, and this handbook fulfills that need. Its twenty-one commissioned chapters serve two functions: they prov
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EBLCP
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Cinque, Guglielmo
Dewey number
415
Index
no index present
LC call number
P291.O95 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Kayne, Richard S
Series statement
Oxford Handbooks in Linguistics
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax
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Publication
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
  • Contributors -- 1. Some Notes on Comparative Syntax, with Special Reference to English and French -- 2. On the Grammatical Basis of Language Development: A Case Study -- 3. Comparative Syntax and Language Disorders -- 4. Object Shift, Verb Movement, and Verb Reduplication -- 5. Finiteness and Negation in Dravidian -- 6. On Some Descriptive Generalizations in Romance -- 7. Classifiers in Four Varieties of Chinese -- 8. Morphology and Word Order in "Creolization" and Beyond -- 9. The Slavic Languages -- 10. The Scandinavian Languages
  • 11. Noun Class, Gender, and the Lexicon-Syntax-Morphology Interfaces: A Comparative Study of Niger-Congo and Romance Languages -- 12. Agreement and Its Placement in Turkic Nonsubject Relative Clauses -- 13. Qu'est-ce-que (qu)-est-ce que? A Case Study in Comparative Romance Interrogative Syntax -- 14. Clitic Placement, Grammaticalization, and Reanalysis in Berber -- 15. Clitic Placement in Western Iberian: A Minimalist View -- 16. Comparative Athapaskan Syntax: Arguments and Projections -- 17. Number Agreement Variation in Catalan Dialects -- 18. Classifiers and DP Structure in Southeast Asia
  • 19. The Celtic Languages -- 20. Preverbal Elements in Korean and Japanese -- 21. Continental West-Germanic Languages -- Language Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z -- Name Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- Subject Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
Control code
923707811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1982 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199722747
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)923707811
Label
Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax
Publication
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
  • Contributors -- 1. Some Notes on Comparative Syntax, with Special Reference to English and French -- 2. On the Grammatical Basis of Language Development: A Case Study -- 3. Comparative Syntax and Language Disorders -- 4. Object Shift, Verb Movement, and Verb Reduplication -- 5. Finiteness and Negation in Dravidian -- 6. On Some Descriptive Generalizations in Romance -- 7. Classifiers in Four Varieties of Chinese -- 8. Morphology and Word Order in "Creolization" and Beyond -- 9. The Slavic Languages -- 10. The Scandinavian Languages
  • 11. Noun Class, Gender, and the Lexicon-Syntax-Morphology Interfaces: A Comparative Study of Niger-Congo and Romance Languages -- 12. Agreement and Its Placement in Turkic Nonsubject Relative Clauses -- 13. Qu'est-ce-que (qu)-est-ce que? A Case Study in Comparative Romance Interrogative Syntax -- 14. Clitic Placement, Grammaticalization, and Reanalysis in Berber -- 15. Clitic Placement in Western Iberian: A Minimalist View -- 16. Comparative Athapaskan Syntax: Arguments and Projections -- 17. Number Agreement Variation in Catalan Dialects -- 18. Classifiers and DP Structure in Southeast Asia
  • 19. The Celtic Languages -- 20. Preverbal Elements in Korean and Japanese -- 21. Continental West-Germanic Languages -- Language Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z -- Name Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- Subject Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
Control code
923707811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1982 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199722747
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)923707811

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