Historical Syntax and Linguistic Theory

This book of new work by leading international scholars considers developments in the study of historical linguistics and grammatical theory.

Historical Syntax and Linguistic Theory

Historical Syntax and Linguistic Theory

This text of new work by leading international scholars considers developments in the study of historical linguistics and grammatical theory. It then tests their value and applicability by examining diachronic transmission of syntax at different times and in a wide range of languages

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Historical Syntax and Linguistic Theory
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Paola Crisma, Giuseppe Longobardi
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-12 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This book of new work by leading international scholars considers developments in the study of diachronic linguistics and linguistic theory, including those concerned with the very definition of language change in the biolinguistic framework, parametric change in a minimalist conception of grammar, the tension between the observed gradual nature of
Syntactic Change
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Jan T. Faarlund
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

TRENDS IN LINGUISTICS is a series of books that open new perspectives in our understanding of language. The series publishes state-of-the-art work on core areas of linguistics across theoretical frameworks as well as studies that provide new insights by building bridges to neighbouring fields such as neuroscience and cognitive science.
Historical Syntax in Cross-Linguistic Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Alice C. Harris, Professor of Linguistics Alice C Harris, Lyle Campbell
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-09-21 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Comprehensive treatment of syntactic change, drawing on data from a wide range of languages.
Historical Syntax
Language: en
Pages: 648
Authors: Jacek Fisiak
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

TRENDS IN LINGUISTICS is a series of books that open new perspectives in our understanding of language. The series publishes state-of-the-art work on core areas of linguistics across theoretical frameworks as well as studies that provide new insights by building bridges to neighbouring fields such as neuroscience and cognitive science.
English Historical Syntax and Morphology
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Teresa Fanego, María José López-Couso, Javier Pérez-Guerra
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This volume offers a selection of papers from the Eleventh International Conference on English Historical Linguistics held at the University of Santiago de Compostela. From the rich programme (over 130 papers were given during the conference), the present twelve papers were carefully selected to reflect the state of current research

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