ERIC Number: ED192568
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
The Notion of Subject in South Asian Languages. South Asian Studies Publication Series, Number 2.
Verma, Manindra K., Ed.
The following papers on subject in South Asian languages are compiled here: (1) "Subject in Sanskrit" by George Cardona; (2) "Is Sinhala a Subject Language? (or, How Restricted is Your PNP?)" by James W. Gair; (3) "Some Syntactic Reflexes of Sub-Categories of Agent in Hindi" by Peter Edwin Hook; (4) "The Notion 'Subject,' a Note on Hindi-Urdu, Kashmiri and Panjabi" by Yamuna Kachru, Braj B. Kachru, and Tej K. Bhatia; (5) "The Notion of Subject and Agent in Hindi" by Anjani Kumar Sinha; (6) "Subjecthood, Reflexivization, Emphatic Pronominalization and Clause Matedness in Bengali (with Some Side Glances at Hindi)" by M. H. Klaiman; (7) "Nested Caste Relations and the Subject in Tamil" by James M. Lindholm; (8) "Dative Subject in Malayalam" by David W. McAlpin; (9) "From Passive to Ergative in Indo-Aryan" by Bruce R. Pray; (10) "The Notion of 'Subject' in Kannada" by S. N. Sridhar; (11) "Subject in Gujarati: An Examination of Verb-Agreement Phenomenon" by P. J. Mistry; and (12) "The Notion of Subject and the Data from Nepali" by M. K. Verma. (JB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. South Asian Language and Area Center.
Identifiers: Indo Aryan Languages; South Asian Languages; Subject (Grammar)
Note: Papers presented at the Symposium on the Notion of Subject in South Asian Languages (Madison, WI, August 1975).