Parametric linguistics

Parametric linguistics


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Parametric linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 78
Authors: Louis G. Heller, James Macris
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-14 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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Organizing Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 737
Authors: Hans Broekhuis, Norbert Corver, Riny Huybregts, Ursula Kleinhenz, Jan Koster
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Henk van Riemsdijk has long been known as one of Europe’s most important linguists. His seminal ideas have been influential in developing generative grammar in Europe and beyond. As the initiator, co-founder, and chair of the GLOW society, he made the society the leading platform of European generative linguistics. He
Parametric Variation
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Theresa Biberauer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Parametric variation in linguistic theory refers to the systematic grammatical variation permitted by the human language faculty. This book is a defence of the parametric approach to linguistic variation, set within the framework of the Minimalist Program.
The Limits of Syntactic Variation
Language: en
Pages: 521
Authors: Theresa Biberauer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

Against the background of the past half century s typological and generative work on comparative syntax, this volume brings together 16 papers considering what we have learned and may still be able to learn about the nature and extent of syntactic variation. More specifically, it offers a multi-perspective critique of
Parameter Theory and Linguistic Change
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Charlotte Galves, Sonia Cyrino, Ruth Lopes, Juanito Avelar, Filomena Sandalo
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Leading scholars examine languages ranging from old Egyptian to modern Afrikaans. They consider the insights parametric theory offers to understanding the dynamics of language change and test new hypotheses against an extensive array of data. In both the broad range of languages it discusses and its use of linguistic theory