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Author Bok-Bennema, Reineke, 1946-

Title Case and agreement in Inuit / Reineke Bok-Bennema
Published Berlin ; New York : Foris Publications, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 307 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in generative grammar ; 38
Studies in generative grammar ; 38
Contents ""I ERGATIVITY""; ""1. Introduction""; ""1.1. Ergative Languages""; ""1.2. Ergativity and Grammatical Functions""; ""1.3. Split Ergativity""; ""2. Morphological and Syntactic Ergativity""; ""2.1. Types of Ergativity""; ""2.2. Morphological Ergativity: the Morphological Hypothesis""; ""2.3. Syntactically Ergative Languages""; ""2.4. A Critical Review of the Two Hypotheses""; ""3. Unaccusativity and Ergativity""; ""3.1. Introduction""; ""3.2. Ergativity in Accusative Languages""; ""3.3. Ergativity and Passive""; ""3.4. Syntactic Ergativity and Structural Case""; ""4. Ergative Typology""
""2.4. The Interaction of Reflexives, Passives and Antipassives""""2.5. The Dative-Shift Construction in Central Arctic""; ""2.6. Anaphoric Binding""; ""2.7. Noun Incorporation""; ""2.8. Verb Incorporation""; ""2.9. PRO""; ""3. The Morphological Ergativity of Inuit""; ""3.1. Summary of the Arguments for Morphological Ergativity""; ""3.2. Structural Properties of Subjects and Objects""; ""3.3. On the Structure of Inuit Clauses""; ""V THE INUIT CASE SYSTEM""; ""1. Introduction""; ""2. Morphological Aspects of Inflection""; ""2.1. Introduction""; ""2.2. Mood Morphology""
""4.1. Unaccusativity and its Consequences""""4.2. Dyirbal""; ""4.3. Inuit""; ""4.4. Properties of Georgian""; ""5. Conclusion""; ""II WORD-CLASSES IN INUIT""; ""1. Introduction""; ""1.1. General Remarks""; ""1.2. Lexical Categories""; ""2. Verbs""; ""2.1. Introduction""; ""2.2. Verb Classes""; ""2.3. Detransitivization and Transitivization""; ""2.4. Overview""; ""3. Nouns""; ""3.1. Introduction""; ""3.2. Nominalizations""; ""4. Adjectives""; ""5. Prepositions (Case-Morphology)""; ""6. Major Category Classification in Inuit""; ""6.1. Introduction""; ""6.2. The Lack of Adjectives""
""5.2. I and V in English and French""""5.3. Thematic Complexes""; ""5.4. Governing Heads""; ""5.5. I and V in Dutch""; ""6. The Analysis of Inuit NPs""; ""6.1. X�-Affixes and Reanalysis""; ""5.2. Non-Oblique NPs (NIPs)""; ""6.3. Oblique NPs (PPs)""; ""IV THE MORPHOLOGICAL ERGATIVITY OF INUIT""; ""1. Introduction""; ""1.1. Introductory Remarks""; ""1.2. CP in Inuit""; ""1.3. The Argument Status of the Absolutive and the Ergative NP""; ""2. Arguments for Morphological Ergativity""; ""2.1. Introduction""; ""2.2. Word Order""; ""2.3. Manipulation of Arguments""
""6.3. Oblique Case-Morphology and Prepositions""""6.4. Conclusion""; ""7. Other Categories""; ""III X�-AFFIXES AND CO-GOVERNMENT""; ""1. Introduction""; ""2. Reanalysis Structures and Co-Analysis""; ""2.1. Introduction""; ""2.2. Co-Analysis and PRO""; ""3. Co-Government""; ""3.1. Government and Co-Government""; ""3.2. English Pseudo-Passives""; ""3.3. French Causatives""; ""3.4. Dutch Verb Raising""; ""4. Co-government and Adjacency""; ""4.1. Introduction""; ""4.2. Obligatory Adjacency""; ""4.3. Conclusion""; ""5. Reanalysis Units as Thematic Complexes""; ""5.1. Introduction""
Notes doctoral Katholieke Universiteit Brabant 1991
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-307)
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Subject Inuit language -- Agreement.
Inuit language -- Case.
Inuit language -- Ergative constructions.
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3110869152 (electronic bk.)
9783110869156 (electronic bk.)