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Syntactic islands, Cedric Boeckx

Label
Syntactic islands
Title
Syntactic islands
Statement of responsibility
Cedric Boeckx
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive overview of syntactic islands. What are they? How do they arise? Why do they exist?
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boeckx, Cedric
Dewey number
415
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Key topics in syntax
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
Label
Syntactic islands, Cedric Boeckx
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-168) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Syntactic Islands; Key Topics in Syntax; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; Acknowledgements; 1: Never such innocence again; 1.1 A SHOT THAT THANKS TO ROSS WAS HEARD AROUND THE WORLD; 1.2 ISLAND HO!; 1.3 FIRST DREAMS OF A FINAL THEORY; 1.4 A FIRST RETRACTION; 1.5 FURTHER BREAKDOWNS OF LOCALITY; 1.6 GLIMMER OF HOPE FOR UNITY?; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 2: What is really all just a mirage?; 2.1 THE BASIC IDEA BEHIND THE ALTERNATIVE; 2.2 A BRIEF NOTE ON 'DISCOURSE-BASED' ACCOUNTS; 2.3 HARD TO PROCESS; 2.3.1 The logic of the argument
  • 2.3.2 Puzzles for the reductionists2.3.3 A serious empirical problem for the reductionists; 2.4 MERELY INAPPROPRIATE QUESTIONS?; 2.5 TAKING STOCK; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 3: Why the ultimate solution is unlikely to be purely syntactic; 3.1 CONTRASTING TWO GRAMMAR-BASED VIEWS ON ISLANDS; 3.2 CREATING ISLANDS ONLY TO ESCAPE FROM THEM, OR OPENING PANDORA'S BOX; 3.3 DERIVING THE CED FROM THE PIC: A FAILED ATTEMPT; 3.4 CONCLUSION: THE CED AND THE PIC ARE NOT MADE FOR ONE ANOTHER; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 4: Priority to the interfaces; 4.1 LOCKING ISLANDS: TOO SOON
  • 4.2 IF IT WAS REPAIRED, IT MEANS IT MUST HAVE BEEN CONSTRUCTED IN THE FIRST PLACE4.2.1 Repair contexts; 4.2.2 A matter of phonology?; 4.2.3 Further remarks on repair; 4.3 ISLAND SENSITIVITY AND THE COMPONENTS OF MOVEMENT; 4.4 ISLAND SENSITIVITY AND THE PRODUCT OF MOVEMENT; 4.5 CONCLUSION; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 5: A tribute to Ross; Appendix: On the robustness of the freezing-effect of chains; Suggestions for further study and recommended readings; Glossary; Notes; Notes on Preface; Notes on Chapter 1; Notes on Chapter 2; Notes on Chapter 3; Notes on Chapter 4; Notes on Appendix; References
Control code
ocn804664817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283528290
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)804664817
Label
Syntactic islands, Cedric Boeckx
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-168) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Syntactic Islands; Key Topics in Syntax; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; Acknowledgements; 1: Never such innocence again; 1.1 A SHOT THAT THANKS TO ROSS WAS HEARD AROUND THE WORLD; 1.2 ISLAND HO!; 1.3 FIRST DREAMS OF A FINAL THEORY; 1.4 A FIRST RETRACTION; 1.5 FURTHER BREAKDOWNS OF LOCALITY; 1.6 GLIMMER OF HOPE FOR UNITY?; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 2: What is really all just a mirage?; 2.1 THE BASIC IDEA BEHIND THE ALTERNATIVE; 2.2 A BRIEF NOTE ON 'DISCOURSE-BASED' ACCOUNTS; 2.3 HARD TO PROCESS; 2.3.1 The logic of the argument
  • 2.3.2 Puzzles for the reductionists2.3.3 A serious empirical problem for the reductionists; 2.4 MERELY INAPPROPRIATE QUESTIONS?; 2.5 TAKING STOCK; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 3: Why the ultimate solution is unlikely to be purely syntactic; 3.1 CONTRASTING TWO GRAMMAR-BASED VIEWS ON ISLANDS; 3.2 CREATING ISLANDS ONLY TO ESCAPE FROM THEM, OR OPENING PANDORA'S BOX; 3.3 DERIVING THE CED FROM THE PIC: A FAILED ATTEMPT; 3.4 CONCLUSION: THE CED AND THE PIC ARE NOT MADE FOR ONE ANOTHER; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 4: Priority to the interfaces; 4.1 LOCKING ISLANDS: TOO SOON
  • 4.2 IF IT WAS REPAIRED, IT MEANS IT MUST HAVE BEEN CONSTRUCTED IN THE FIRST PLACE4.2.1 Repair contexts; 4.2.2 A matter of phonology?; 4.2.3 Further remarks on repair; 4.3 ISLAND SENSITIVITY AND THE COMPONENTS OF MOVEMENT; 4.4 ISLAND SENSITIVITY AND THE PRODUCT OF MOVEMENT; 4.5 CONCLUSION; DISCUSSION QUESTIONS; 5: A tribute to Ross; Appendix: On the robustness of the freezing-effect of chains; Suggestions for further study and recommended readings; Glossary; Notes; Notes on Preface; Notes on Chapter 1; Notes on Chapter 2; Notes on Chapter 3; Notes on Chapter 4; Notes on Appendix; References
Control code
ocn804664817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283528290
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)804664817

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