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Title: Repairs
Subtitle: The Added Value of Being Wrong
Edited By: Patrick Brandt
Eric Fuß
URL: http://www.degruyter.com/view/product/181546?format=G
Series Title: Interface Explorations [IE] 27
Description:

Grammatical structures connect systems of thought and articulation, the conditions of which hardly seem to fit each other. Repairs are productive mechanisms that solve translation problems between modules or levels by adapting derivations or representations to requirements that have to be met unconditionally. Compensating for derivational and interpretive defects, repairs determine core properties of natural language grammars and their interfaces.

Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Syntax
Grammaticalization
Generative Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9781614510802
Pages: 373
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ISBN-13: 9781614510796
Prices: Europe EURO 99.95