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Concise encyclopedia of syntactic theories

Concise encyclopedia of syntactic theories

Author: Edward Keith Brown; James Edward Miller
Publisher: [Oxford] : Pergamon, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Syntactic description and theoretical syntax are central concerns in linguistics. This book includes articles on major syntactic theories. It gives a picture of the evolution of linguists' attempts  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [encyclopédie]
encyclopédie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Keith Brown; James Edward Miller
ISBN: 0080427111 9780080427119
OCLC Number: 489638138
Description: XXXV-459 p. ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction (E.K. Brown, J.E. Miller). American Structuralism (J.G. Fought). Categorial Grammar (M. Steedman). Chomsky and Pragmatics (A. Kasher). Dependency Grammar (N.M. Fraser). Descriptive Grammar and Formal Grammar (F. Stuurmann). Firth and the London School (F.R. Palmer). Generalized Phrase Structure Grammar (A.R. Warner). Head-driven Phrase Structure Grammar (R.P. Cooper). Language Acquisition: Formal Models and Learnability Theory (M. Atkinson). Lexicon in Formal Grammar (R.L. Humphreys). Prague School Syntax and Semantics (E. Haji ova). Syntax and Pragmatics (R. Carston). Typology and Grammar (W. Croft). Universals of Language (J.R. Payne). Glossary (M. Dareau). Name Index. Subject Index.
Responsibility: ed. by Keith Brown ... and Jim Miller ...
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