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The Resource Islands and chains : resumption as stranding, Cedric Boeckx

Islands and chains : resumption as stranding, Cedric Boeckx

Label
Islands and chains : resumption as stranding
Title
Islands and chains
Title remainder
resumption as stranding
Statement of responsibility
Cedric Boeckx
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The present work provides a detailed analysis of chain formation and locality conditions imposed on it within the Minimalist Program. It does so by analyzing resumptive strategies in great detail. This study claims that resumptive pronouns and their antecedents are first merged as constituents, and are separated via movement (thus forming instances of discontinuous constituents). Resumptive chains are thus akin to the well-known stranding analysis of quantifier float. A taxonomy of islands is developed that crucially ties barriers for movement to agreement possibilities. The stranding of a res
Member of
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Boeckx, Cedric
Dewey number
415
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Linguistik aktuell =
  • Linguistics today,
Series volume
v. 63
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
Label
Islands and chains : resumption as stranding, Cedric Boeckx
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-211) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Islands and Chains; Editorial page; Title page; LCC page; Dedication page; Contents; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. The nature of resumption; 3. On the nature of extraction; 4. Further aspects of resumption; 5. Conclusion; Notes; References; Name index; Language index; Subject index; The series Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today
Control code
ocm56117729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 221 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588114099
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56117729
Label
Islands and chains : resumption as stranding, Cedric Boeckx
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-211) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Islands and Chains; Editorial page; Title page; LCC page; Dedication page; Contents; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. The nature of resumption; 3. On the nature of extraction; 4. Further aspects of resumption; 5. Conclusion; Notes; References; Name index; Language index; Subject index; The series Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today
Control code
ocm56117729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 221 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588114099
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56117729

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