Lexeme-Morpheme Base Morphology: A General Theory of Inflection and Word Formation

Lexeme-Morpheme Base Morphology: A General Theory of Inflection and Word Formation

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ISBN-13: 9780791424728
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 07/28/1995
Series: SUNY series in Linguistics Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 433
Product dimensions: 5.94(w) x 9.07(h) x 0.84(d)

About the Author

Robert Beard is the Director of the Linguistics Program at Bucknell University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Preface

List of Figures

List of Tables

List of Symbols

1. The Agenda of Morphology

2. The Aristotelean Hypothesis

3. An Outline of Lexeme-Morpheme Base Morphology

4. The Empty Morpheme Entailment

5. Nominal Inflectional Categories

6. Verbal Inflectional Categories

7. Types of Lexical Derivation

8. Transposition

9. Grammatical and Semantic Functions

10. The Syntax and Morphology of Adpositions

11. Case, Case Marking, and Paradigms

12. The Defective Adjective Hypothesis

13. The Unitary Grammatical Function Hypothesis

14. The Base Rule Theory

15. Bound and Free Grammatical Morphemes

16. LMBM and the Agenda of Morphology

Appendix A
The Universal Set of Nominal Grammatical Functions

Appendix B
Productive Yupik Denominal Verbalizations

Appendix C
Chukchee Denominal Verbalizations

Bibliography

Author Index

Language Index

Subject Index

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