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Name: Alec  Marantz
Institution: New York University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://web.mit.edu/afs/athena.mit.edu/org/l/linguistics/www/marantz.home.html
State and/or Country: MA
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Language Acquisition
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Image, Language, Brain
 Distributed Morphology Today
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Image, Language, Brain
Dissertation Director * of: Locality in A-Movement
(Martha McGinnis, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Order and Structure
(Colin Phillips, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: INFL in Child and Adult Language: Agreement, case and licensing.
(Carson Sch├╝tze, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Syntax of Givenness
(Ivona Kucerova, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: NonVerbal Predication and Head Movement
(Andrew Carnie, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Position of Morphological Case in the Derivation: A study on the syntax-morphology interface
(Thomas McFadden, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Magentoencephalographic Investigations of Morphological Irregularity and Identity
(Linnaea Stockall, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Subjects, Events and Licensing
(Heidi Harley, Author)

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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