Date: 13-Sep-2005 From: Jasper de Vaal <jasper.devaalspringer-sbm.com> Subject: Clause Structure in South Asian Languages: Dayal, Mahajan (Eds)
Title: Clause Structure in South Asian Languages
Series Title: Studies in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 61
Editor: Veneeta Dayal, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Editor: Anoop Mahajan, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Hardback: ISBN: 1402027176 Pages: 325 Price: U.K. £ 99.00
Hardback: ISBN: 1402027176 Pages: 325 Price: Europe EURO 143.00
Hardback: ISBN: 1402027176 Pages: 325 Price: U.S. $ 189.00
Paperback: ISBN: 1402027184 Pages: 325 Price: U.K. £ 34.00
Paperback: ISBN: 1402027184 Pages: 325 Price: Europe EURO 52.43
This book is for linguists interested in syntax and semantics, syntactic typology and in South Asian languages. The researchers in the field of theoretical and theoretically inclined descriptive linguistics have for a long time felt a need for detailed and clearly presented linguistic treatments of various syntactic phenomena in South Asian languages.
Clause Structure in South Asian Languages: - provides a comprehensive overview and covers major aspects of clause structure in a variety of South Asian languages - provides detailed analyses of several aspects of phrase structure of many prominent South Asian languages - gives theoretically up-to-date treatment of several important issues in South Asian syntax and semantics - contains papers by some of the most prominent linguists working on South Asian languages.