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LINGUIST List 23.1412

Tue Mar 20 2012

Confs: Syntax/Germany

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Date: 19-Mar-2012
From: Antje Lahne <antje.lahneuni-konstanz.de>
Subject: Workshop on Structure Building
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Workshop on Structure Building

Date: 13-Apr-2012 - 14-Apr-2012
Location: Konstanz, Germany
Contact: Antje Lahne
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.uni-konstanz.de/lahne/structurebuilding.html

Linguistic Field(s): Syntax

Meeting Description:

The aim of the workshop is to bring together researchers working on issues in syntactic structure building, discuss new ideas about the building up of syntactic structures, and to gain a broader empirical base relevant to the issue. Among the topics discussed are the following:

-- Locality effects, anti-locality effects
-- Alternatives / optionalities in syntax
-- Core grammar vs. peripheral principles in structure building
-- How can an explanatory overlap between relative and absolute locality be avoided?
-- Can relative locality be derived as a direct consequence of syntactic structure building? (If so, how?)

Invited Speakers:

Klaus Abels
David Adger
Gereon Müller
Halldór Sigurdsson



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