Aspects of the Theory of Clitics

Aspects of the Theory of Clitics

by Stephen R. Anderson
     
 

The first book to cover the grammar of clitics from all points of view, including their phonology, morphology, and syntax, and the first comprehensive survey of clitic phenomena for twenty years. Written with exceptional clarity and based on a course given to graduate students.See more details below

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The first book to cover the grammar of clitics from all points of view, including their phonology, morphology, and syntax, and the first comprehensive survey of clitic phenomena for twenty years. Written with exceptional clarity and based on a course given to graduate students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199279906
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
11/24/2005
Series:
Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics Series, #11
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.40(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. What is a Clitic?
3. The Phonology of Cliticization
4. Special Clitics and Their Grammar
5. Theories of Special Clitics
6. An Optimal Theory of Clitic Positioning
7. Verb Second as Alignment
8. Pronominal Clitics
9. Clause Structure and the Grammar of Incorporation

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