This book presents a new theory of grammatical categories - the Universal Spine Hypothesis - and reinforces generative notions of Universal Grammar while accommodating insights from linguistic typology.
This volume presents the proceedings of the fourteenth West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics held at the University of Southern California. This volume is a comprehensive representation of the papers presented at the conference. Topics range from child language to the transitivity of verbs to determiners and context sets and the languages covered range from Cree to Hindi to German. This volume will be of interest to a wide range of linguists covering numerous special interests and fields.