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The Resource Minimalist essays, edited by Cedric Boeckx, (electronic resource)

Minimalist essays, edited by Cedric Boeckx, (electronic resource)

Label
Minimalist essays
Title
Minimalist essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cedric Boeckx
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Minimalism Program is many things to many researchers, and there are by now many alternative versions of it. Central to all is the fundamental question: to what extent is the human language faculty an optimal solution to minimal design specifications. Taken as a whole, the volume outlines the main features of Minimalism, its historical and conceptual sources, and provides an illustration of minimalist theorizing by looking at several properties of the syntactic component of grammar. Some contributions concentrate on what kind of computational tools are made available in a minimalist syntac
Member of
Dewey number
415
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Boeckx, Cedric
Series statement
  • Linguistik aktuell =
  • Linguistics today,
Series volume
v. 91
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  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Minimalist essays, edited by Cedric Boeckx, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Minimalist Essays; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; List of contributors; Overview; 1. Minimalism: A point of entry; Some notes on the minimalist program; 2. Minimalist tools and architectural concerns; Move F and PF / LF defectiveness; True optionality: When the grammar doesn't mind*; Focus and clause structuration in the minimalist program; Symmetry in syntax*; Japanese topic-constructions in the minimalist view of the syntax-semantics interface; Weak pronouns, object shift, and multiple spell-out: Evidence for phases at the PF-interface*
Control code
ocn191935576
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 399 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027233554
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191935576
Label
Minimalist essays, edited by Cedric Boeckx, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Minimalist Essays; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; List of contributors; Overview; 1. Minimalism: A point of entry; Some notes on the minimalist program; 2. Minimalist tools and architectural concerns; Move F and PF / LF defectiveness; True optionality: When the grammar doesn't mind*; Focus and clause structuration in the minimalist program; Symmetry in syntax*; Japanese topic-constructions in the minimalist view of the syntax-semantics interface; Weak pronouns, object shift, and multiple spell-out: Evidence for phases at the PF-interface*
Control code
ocn191935576
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 399 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027233554
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191935576

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