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Author Sato, Yosuke, 1978-

Title Minimalist interfaces [electronic resource] : evidence from Indonesian and Javanese / Yosuke Sato.

Imprint Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2010.

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Description 1 online resource (ix, 155 pages) : illustrations.
Series Linguistik aktuell = Linguistics today, 0166-0829 ; v. 155
Linguistik aktuell ; Bd. 155.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Minimalist Interfaces; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Dedication page; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Minimalist interfaces; Reduplication asymmetries at the syntax-lexicon interface; Successive cyclicity at the syntax-morphology interface; P-stranding under sluicing at the syntax-phonology interface; The structure and denotation of bare nominals at the syntax-semantics interface; Conclusion; References; Languages index; Subjects index; The series Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today.
Summary This monograph explores the interface between syntax and its related components through in-depth investigation of a sizable portion of the grammar of Indonesian and Javanese. It can be read on two levels. Theoretically, it proposes the minimalist interface thesis that syntax-external linguistic interfaces are endowed with domain-specific operations (insertion, deletion, and type shifting) to legitimize an otherwise non-convergent result of the syntactic derivation for phonological and semantic interpretation. Empirically, the monograph substantiates this thesis from detailed analyses of four p.
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Subject Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
Indonesian language -- Syntax.
Javanese language -- Syntax.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Sato, Yosuke, 1978- Minimalist interfaces. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2010 9789027255389 (DLC) 2010003965 (OCoLC)502676492
ISBN 9789027288295 (electronic bk.)
9027288291 (electronic bk.)
9027255385 (hb ; alk. paper)
9789027255389 (hb ; alk. paper)
9789027255389 (hb ; alk. paper)