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Radical Construction Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: William Croft
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

An important and original work by one the world's leading linguistic theorists. Radical Construction Grammar presents a profound critique of syntactic theory, offers a new approach to syntax, and uncovers the real universals of grammar. It will particularly interest those concerned with theories of grammar and language typology, and with
Language Acquisition and Syntactic Theory
Language: en
Pages: 175
Authors: A.E. Pierce
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The theory of language acquisition is a young but increasingly active field. Language Acquisition and Syntactic Theory presents one of the first detailed studies of comparative syntax acquisition. It is informed by the view that linguists and acquisitionists are essentially working on the same problem, that of explaining grammar learnability.
Syntactic Theory and the Structure of English
Language: en
Pages: 558
Authors: Andrew Radford
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-07-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This textbook based on syntactic theory draws on Chomsky's minimalist programme.
Syntactic Theory
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Geoffrey Poole
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-23 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

'This is a highly recommendable book. It elegantly introduces generative grammar as an empirical science. Written in a clear and friendly tone, it is extremely readable and makes complicated linguistic theory accessible to students' - Ken Ramshøj Christensen, Aarhus University, Denmark This clear and practical introduction to Syntactic Theory introduces
The Handbook of Contemporary Syntactic Theory
Language: en
Pages: 880
Authors: Mark Baltin, Chris Collins
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This volume provides a comprehensive view of the current issues in contemporary syntactic theory. Written by an international assembly of leading specialists in the field, these 2 original articles serve as a useful reference for various areas of grammar. Contains 23 articles written by an international assembly of specialists in