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Author Battistella, Edwin L

Title The Logic of Markedness
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1996


Description 1 online resource (188 pages)
Contents Contents; Introduction; One: On Markedness; Two: The Development of Markedness in Jakobson's Work; Three: The Heirs of Jakobson; Four: Chomsky on Markedness; Five: Departures from the Core; Six: Jakobson and Chomsky: Bridging Invariance and Variation; Notes; References; Index
Summary This work studies the concept of markedness in the Prague School structuralism of Roman Jakobson, its importation into generative linguistics and its development in Chomsky's "principles and parameters" framework. It traces how structuralist and generative linguistics have drawn on the concept
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-172) and index
Notes English
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Subject Chomsky, Noam -- Contributions in markedness
Jakobson, Roman, 1896-1982 -- Contributions in markedness
Chomsky, Noam
Jakobson, Roman, 1896-1982
Markedness (Linguistics)
Markedness (Linguistics)
Form Electronic book
LC no. 96018869
ISBN 9780195355925