LINGUIST List 6.119

Fri 27 Jan 1995

Books: Syntax, Semantics

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    SYNTAX THE ANTISYMMETRY OF SYNTAX Richard S. Kayne Linguistic Inquiry Monograph Twenty-Five The MIT Press $17.95 paper, $35.95 cloth To order: <> or 800.356.0343 or 617.625.8569 Prposes a restrictive theory of word order and phrase structure, where the latter always entirely determines linear order. Available for discussion. SEMANTICS Unaccusativity at the Syntax-Lexical Semantics Interface by Beth Levin and Malka Rappaport Hovav Linguistic Inquiry Monograph Twenty-Six The MIT Press $19.95 paper, $39.95 cloth To order: <> or 800.356.0343 or 617.625.8569 Builds on theory of lexical semantic representation, and elucidates mapping from lexical semantics to syntax. Available for discussion.
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