New Perspectives on Historical Latin Syntax is a methodologically uniform
multi-authored work that traces main currents in the syntactic history of
Relying primarily on a functional-typological methodology, in which
structural considerations of the traditional type are combined in a
complementary and balanced way with functional and typological principles,
the book approaches historical Latin syntax from a non-traditional
perspective, investigating diachronic phenomena primarily from their
discourse function as revealed in Latin texts.