LINGUIST List 25.3071

Mon Jul 28 2014

Books: The Grammar of Names in Anglo-Saxon England: Colman

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Date: 25-Jun-2014
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Subject: The Grammar of Names in Anglo-Saxon England: Colman
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Title: The Grammar of Names in Anglo-Saxon England
Subtitle: The Linguistics and Culture of the Old English Onomasticon
Published: 2014
Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Author: Fran Colman
Hardback: ISBN: 9780198701675 Pages: 384 Price: U.K. £ 75.00

The first systematic account of the syntax and semantics of names. Draws on work in philosophy and linguistics, in order to examine the distribution and subcategorization of names within a framework of syntactic categories, and to consider how the morphosyntactic behaviour of names connects to their semantic roles.

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
                            Philosophy of Language

Subject Language(s): English, Old (ang)
Language Family(ies): Germanic

Written In: English (eng)

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