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LINGUIST List 17.1303

Fri Apr 28 2006

Books: Morphology/Syntax: Tomic

Editor for this issue: Maria Moreno-Rollins <marialinguistlist.org>


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        1.    Jasper de Vaal, Balkan Sprachbund Morpho-Syntactic Features: Tomic


Message 1: Balkan Sprachbund Morpho-Syntactic Features: Tomic
Date: 21-Apr-2006
From: Jasper de Vaal <jasper.devaalspringer-sbm.com>
Subject: Balkan Sprachbund Morpho-Syntactic Features: Tomic


Title: Balkan Sprachbund Morpho-syntactic Features
Series Title: Studies in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory
Published: 2006
Publisher: Springer
                http://www.springer.com

Book URL: http://www.springer.com/1-4020-4487-9

Author: Olga Miseska Tomic, Leiden University
Hardback: ISBN: 1402044879 Pages: 735 Price: Europe EURO 249.00
Hardback: ISBN: 1402044879 Pages: 735 Price: U.K. £ 191.50
Hardback: ISBN: 1402044879 Pages: 735 Price: U.S. $ 299.00
Abstract:

This book discusses the morpho-syntactic Balkan Sprachbund features in nine
languages in which they are most numerous. It contains a wealth of Balkan
linguistic material, collected from both the existing literature sources
and from the author's own field work. Rather than making parallel lists of
convergent phenomena, the author focuses on displaying similarities and
differences in the representation of the most widely acknowledged Balkan
Sprachbund morpho-syntactic features and their interaction with other
features in the structure of the DP or the sentence of individual
languages. The book stands at the intersection of traditional and formal
linguistics. The use of a minimally technical terminology allows for a
cross-framework accessibility of the data.

The book will be of interest to researchers and students working in the
fields of comparative linguistics and Macedonian, Bulgarian,
Serbo-Croatian, Romanian, Megle-no-Romanian, Aromanian, Albanian, Modern
Greek and Balkan Romani languages.

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
                            Syntax

Subject Language(s): Balkan Gagauz Turkish (bgx)

Written In: English (eng )

See this book announcement on our website:
http://linguistlist.org/get-book.html?BookID=19201


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