Limit search to available items
Book Cover
E-book

Title Alternatives to cartography / edited by Jeroen van Craenenbroeck
Published Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, [2009]
©2009
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription Collection    View Resource Record  
Due to technical difficulties access to this database is currently unavailable. Technicians are working to resolve this matter urgently and apologise for this inconvenience.
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  

Copies

Description 1 online resource (376 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in generative grammar ; 100
Studies in generative grammar ; 100
Contents Alternatives to cartography : an introduction / Jeroen van Craenenbroeck -- A syntactic typology of topic, focus and contrast / Ad Neeleman [and others] -- Focus, topic, and word order : a compositional view / Michael Wagner -- A focus-binding conspiracy : left-to-right merge, scrambling and binary structure in European Portuguese / João Costa -- Phases and variation : exploring the second factor of the faculty of language / Ángel J. Gallego -- Varieties of INFL : tense, location, and person / Elisabeth Ritter & Martina Wiltschko -- CAT meets GO : auxiliary inversion in German verb clusters / Markus Bader & Tanja Schmid -- A solution to the conceptual problem of cartography / Denis Bouchard -- Adjective placement and linearization / Ion Giurgea -- Some implications of improper movement for cartography / Klaus Abels -- There is no alternative to cartography / Edwin Williams
Summary This volume brings together a number of researchers working on non-cartographic conceptions of word order, movement and/or phrase structure. The proposals made in this book discuss both problems for standard cartographic theory as well as alternatives. As such, this book is the first to present a varied and in-depth overview of the position taken by a substantial number of researchers in the field today on what is presumably one of the most hotly debated and controversial issues in present-day generative grammar
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In EBL
Subject Generative grammar.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Word order.
Phrase structure grammar.
Form Electronic book
Author Craenenbroeck, Jeroen van, 1976-
LC no. 2009043027
ISBN 311020603X (hardcover ; alk. paper)
3110217120 (electronic bk.)
9783110206036 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9783110217124 (electronic bk.)