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Subject: Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2001: Quer et al (eds)



Title: Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2001
Subtitle: Selected papers from 'Going Romance', Amsterdam, 6-8
	 December 2001
Series Title: Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 245
			
Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: John Benjamins 
 http://www.benjamins.com/, http://www.benjamins.nl		 
			
Book URL:
http://www.benjamins.nl/cgi-bin/t_bookview.cgi?bookid=CILT_245
 
Editor: Josep Quer, University of Barcelona 
Editor: Jan Schroten, Utrecht University 
Editor: Mauro Scorretti, University of Amsterdam 
Editor: Petra Sleeman, University of Amsterdam 
Editor: Els Verheugd, University of Amsterdam 

Hardback: ISBN: 1588114457, Pages: viii, 355 pp., Price: USD 110.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9027247579, Pages: viii, 355 pp., Price: EUR 110.00
			
Abstract:

The volumes Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory published in the
series Current Issues in Linguistic Theory contain the selected papers
of the Going Romance conferences, a major European annual discussion
forum for theoretically relevant research on Romance languages.
Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2001 is the third such
volume. It presents a selection of the papers that have been presented
at the occasion of Going Romance 2001 (XV) - which was held at the
University of Amsterdam on December 6-8, 2001. The three-day program
included a workshop on Determiners. The volume contains articles on
specifics of one or more Romance languages or varieties: the
architecture of the Determiner Phrase and properties of determiners,
the left periphery of the sentence and clause structure, null elements
and their interpretation, clitics, and other interesting phenomena in
the Romance languages.

Table of contents

Introduction v 
Spanish De -Clauses Are Not Always in the Right Mood 
 Luis Alonso-Ovalle 1-16 
Mood and Focus 
 Claudia Borgonovo 17-30 
Null vs Overt Spec, TP in European Portuguese 
 Jo�o Costa 31-47 
Determiner Architecture and Phrasal Movement in French Lexifier Creoles 
 Viviane D�prez 49-74 
On the Relation between Focus, Prosody and Word Order in Romanian 
 Edward G�bbel 75-92 
Economy of Structure: The Case of Subject Clitics in Piedmontese 
 Cecilia Goria 93-112 
Identificational Focus vs Contrastive Focus: A Syntactic Distinction 
 Daniela Isac 113-130 
Null Objects and VP Ellipsis in European and Brazilian Portuguese 
 Mary Aizawa Kato 131-153 
>From Non-Identity to Plurality: French Diff�rent as an Adjective and
 as a Determiner
 Brenda Laca and Liliane Tasmowski 155-176 
On the Non-Unitariness of NP Subject Inversion: A Comparison of French
 NP Subject Inversion in Interrogatives and Temporal Subordinates
 Karen Lahousse 177-192 
Past Participle Agreement with Pronominal Clitics and the Auxiliary
 Verbs in Italian and French
 Paul Law 193-212 
Deficient Pronouns and Linguistic Change in Portuguese and Spanish 
 Ana Maria Martins 213-230 
Nominalizations of French Psychological Verbs: Syntactic Complements
 and Semantic Participants
 Judith Meinschaefer 231-246 
Notes on Vocative Case: A Case Study in Clause Structure 
 Andrea Moro 247-261 
Mapping out the Left Periphery of the Clause: Evidence from North
 Western Italian Varieties
 Sandra Paoli 263-277 
The Left Periphery in Child French: Evidence for a Simply-Split CP 
 Dorian Roehrs and Marie Labelle 279-294 
Plural Indefinite DPs as Plural-Polarity Items 
 Benjamin Spector 295-313 
On the Status of the Partitive Determiner in Italian 
 Gianluca Storto 315-330 
Determiners and Weakly Discretised Domains 
 Lucia M. Tovena 331-346 
Index of languages and dialects 347-348 
Subject Index 349-353

Lingfield(s): Syntax

Language Family(ies): Romance
			 
Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)


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