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The Resource Theoretical comparative syntax : studies in macroparameters, Naoki Fukui

Theoretical comparative syntax : studies in macroparameters, Naoki Fukui

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Theoretical comparative syntax : studies in macroparameters
Title
Theoretical comparative syntax
Title remainder
studies in macroparameters
Statement of responsibility
Naoki Fukui
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collected for the first time in a single volume, these essays and articles by Naoki Fukui form an outline of some of the most significant and formative contributions to syntactic theory. Focusing particularly on the typological differences between English/type language and Japanese/type languages, Fukui examines the abstract parameters that both link and divide them. Linguistic universals are considered in the light of cross-linguistic variation and typological (parametric) differences are investigated from the viewpoint of universal principles.The book's main focus is the nature and
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fukui, Naoki
Dewey number
415
Index
index present
LC call number
P291
LC item number
.F77 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge leading linguists
Series volume
13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • English language
  • Japanese language
  • Principles and parameters (Linguistics)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Japanese language
  • Principles and parameters (Linguistics)
Label
Theoretical comparative syntax : studies in macroparameters, Naoki Fukui
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Specifiers and projection -- 2. LF extraction of naze : some theoretical implications -- 3. Strong and weak barriers : remarks on the proper characterization of barriers -- 4. Parameters and optionality -- 5. A note on improper movement -- 6. The principles-and-parameters approach : a comparative syntax of English and Japanese -- 7. Symmetry in syntax : merge and demerge -- 8. Order in phrase structure and movement -- 9. An A-over-A perspective on locality -- 10. The uniqueness parameter -- 11. Nominal structure : an extension of the Symmetry Principle -- 12. Phrase structure -- 13. The Visibility Guideline for functional categories : verb-raising in Japanese and related issues
Control code
252817693
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 422 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203479179
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • X6-K21446
  • 10.4324/9780203479179
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781134326655
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252817693
Label
Theoretical comparative syntax : studies in macroparameters, Naoki Fukui
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Specifiers and projection -- 2. LF extraction of naze : some theoretical implications -- 3. Strong and weak barriers : remarks on the proper characterization of barriers -- 4. Parameters and optionality -- 5. A note on improper movement -- 6. The principles-and-parameters approach : a comparative syntax of English and Japanese -- 7. Symmetry in syntax : merge and demerge -- 8. Order in phrase structure and movement -- 9. An A-over-A perspective on locality -- 10. The uniqueness parameter -- 11. Nominal structure : an extension of the Symmetry Principle -- 12. Phrase structure -- 13. The Visibility Guideline for functional categories : verb-raising in Japanese and related issues
Control code
252817693
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 422 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203479179
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • X6-K21446
  • 10.4324/9780203479179
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781134326655
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252817693

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