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LINGUIST List 18.672

Sat Mar 03 2007

Books: Language Acquisition/Syntax/Typology: Nikolaeva

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        1.    Jenny Breaker, Finiteness: Nikolaeva


Message 1: Finiteness: Nikolaeva
Date: 02-Mar-2007
From: Jenny Breaker <jenny.breakeroup.com>
Subject: Finiteness: Nikolaeva


Title: Finiteness
Subtitle: Theoretical and empirical foundations
Published: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
                http://www.oup.com/us

Book URL: http://www.oup.com/uk/catalogue/?ci=9780199213740

Author: Irina Nikolaeva
Hardback: ISBN: 9780199213733 Pages: 552 Price: U.K. £ 70.00
Paperback: ISBN: 9780199213740 Pages: 552 Price: U.K. £ 27.50
Abstract:

This book explores the nature of finiteness, clarifying what it is and
establishing its usefulness and limitations. Leading scholars look from a
range of perspectives at how finiteness is conceived in formal and
functional theories of grammar; at its cross-linguistic manifestations; at
the finite/nonfinite opposition in individual languages; and at the role of
finiteness in linguistic change and linguistic development. The book is
written and structured to appeal to scholars and students of syntax and
general linguistics at graduate level and above.

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
                            Syntax
                            Typology

Written In: English (eng )

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