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Author Bakker, Stéphanie J.

Title The noun phrase in ancient Greek : a functional analysis of the order and articulation of NP constituents in Herodotus / by Stéphanie J. Bakker
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 322 pages)
Series Amsterdam studies in classical philology, 1380-6068 ; v. 15
Amsterdam studies in classical philology ; v. 15
Contents Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Chapter One. Introduction; 1.1. The outline of the study; 1.2. Method and data; Part I Word Order; Chapter Two. Introduction to word order; 2.1. Word order in the noun phrase; 2.2. Possible explanations for word order variation in the NP; 2.3. Theoretical framework; Chapter Three. Word order in single-modifier NPs; 3.1. Introduction; 3.2. Prenominalmodifiers; 3.3. Postnominalmodifiers; 3.4. Clause vs. NP; 3.5. A few particularmodifiers; 3.6. The position of dependent constituents; 3.7. Conclusion; Chapter Four. Word order inmultiple-modifier NPs
Summary On the basis of a functional analysis of the order and articulation of noun phrase constituents in Herodotus, this book tries to answer the question as to which factors determine word order variation in the Greek NP
Analysis Greek language Noun
Greek language Syntax
Herodotus Criticism, Textual
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-311) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject 880-01 Herodotus -- Criticism, Textual.
880-01 Ηρόδοτος -- 5ος αι. π.Χ.
Greek language -- Noun.
Greek language -- Syntax.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009020446
ISBN 9047430662 (electronic bk.)
9789047430667 (electronic bk.)