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ERIC Number: ED407855
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: 526
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-55619-777-2
Generative Perspectives on Language Acquisition: Empirical Findings, Theoretical Considerations, and Crosslinguistic Comparisons.
Clahsen, Harald, Ed.
The collection of essays and studies concerning generative grammar and first and second language acquisition includes: "The Optional-Infinitive Stage in Child English: Evidence from Negation" (Tony Harris, Ken Wexler); "Towards a Structure-Building Model of Acquisition" (Andrew Radford); "The Underspecification of Functional Categories in Early Grammar" (Nina Hyams); "Lexical Learning in Early Syntactic Development" (Harald Clahsen, Sonja Eisenbeiss, Martina Penke); "Strong Continuity, Parameter Setting and the Trigger Hierarchy: On the Acquisition of the DP in Bernese Swiss German and High German" (Zvi Penner, Jurgen Weissenborn); "Subject-Verb and Object-Verb Agreement in Early Basque" (Jurgen M. Meisel, Maria-Jose Ezeizabarrena); "Acquisition of Italian Interrogatives" (Maria Teresa Guasti); "Root Infinitives, Clitics, and Truncated Structures" (Liliane Haegeman); "On the Acquisition of Subject and Object Clitics in French" (Cornelia Hamann, Luigi Rizzi, Uli H. Frauenfelder); "Clitics in L2 French" (Lydia White); "The Initial Hypothesis of Syntax: A Minimalist Perspective on Language Acquisition and Attrition" (Christer Platzack); "The Role of Merger Theory and Formal Features in Acquisition" (Thomas Roeper); and "Now, Hang On a Minute: Some Reflections on Emerging Orthodoxies" (Martin Atkinson). (MSE)
John Benjamins Publishing Company, P.O. Box 27519, Philadelphia, PA 19118-0519.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
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Language: English
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