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LINGUIST List 20.1846

Tue May 12 2009

Books: Semantics/Syntax: Kutscher

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        1.    Julia Ulrich, Kausalität und Argumentrealisierung: Kutscher

Message 1: Kausalität und Argumentrealisierung: Kutscher
Date: 11-May-2009
From: Julia Ulrich <julia.ulrichdegruyter.com>
Subject: Kausalität und Argumentrealisierung: Kutscher
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Title: Kausalität und Argumentrealisierung
Subtitle: Zur Konstruktionsvarianz bei Psychverben am Beispiel europäischer Sprachen
Series Title: Linguistische Arbeiten 528
Published: 2009
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
                http://www.mouton-publishers.com

Book URL: http://www.degruyter.de/cont/fb/sk/detailEn.cfm?id=IS-9783484305281-1

Author: Silvia Kutscher
Electronic: ISBN: 9783484971387 Pages: 266 Price: U.S. $ 126.00 Comment: for orders placed in North America
Electronic: ISBN: 9783484971387 Pages: 266 Price: Europe EURO 100.00
Paperback: ISBN: 9783484305281 Pages: 266 Price: Europe EURO 89.95
Paperback: ISBN: 9783484305281 Pages: 266 Price: U.S. $ 126.00 Comment: for orders placed in North America
Abstract:

The study questions the semantic difference postulated by research between
the various constructional types of psychverb. The difference which is
assumed in causal structure is refuted using logico-philosophical and
linguistic arguments together with findings from psychological and
neurological research into emotion. It is shown that in their causal
semantics psychverbs differ characteristically from action verbs.
Psychverbs display a bi-directional causal relation, which occasions a
variety of intralingual and supralingual constructions. Based on
cognitive-semantic considerations of the supralingually widespread polysemy
of psychverbs and a functionalist syntactic model, the study demonstrates
by what other mechanisms, if not by differences in the role and causal
structure, the syntactic realisation of psychverb arguments is determined.
The basis is an empirical study of psychverb constructions in five
genetically and typologically different European languages: German,
Estonian, Turkish, Laz and Basque.

Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics
                            Semantics
                            Syntax

Subject Language(s): Basque (eus)
                            Estonian (est)
                            German, Standard (deu)
                            Laz (lzz)
                            Turkish (tur)

Written In: German, Standard (deu )

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