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Name: Kees  Hengeveld
Institution: Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication, University of Amsterdam
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Homepage: http://home.hum.uva.nl/oz/hengeveldp
State and/or Country: Netherlands   
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  The Structure of the Lexicon in Functional Grammar
 The Structure of the Lexicon in Functional Grammar
 Linguistics in the Netherlands 1995
 The Theory of Functional Grammar
 Taal en Taalwetenschap
 Morphosyntactic Expression in Functional Grammar
 Functional Discourse Grammar
 Functional Discourse in Grammar
 Taal en Taalwetenschap, 2nd Edition
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Morphosyntactic Expression in Functional Grammar
Dissertation Director * of: FYI: Theory and typology of information packaging
(Niels Smit, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Indo-Portuguese language of Diu
(Hugo Cardoso, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Dynamic formulation in Functional Discourse Grammar

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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