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Bresnan, Joan

Overview
Works: 33 works in 135 publications in 1 language and 2,362 library holdings
Roles: Editor, Other, Thesis advisor
Classifications: P37, 415
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Bresnan
Linguistic theory and psychological reality by Morris Halle ( Book )
30 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mental representation of grammatical relations ( Book )
19 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lexical-functional syntax by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The volume is essential to students and researchers who wish to look outside the Chomskyan framework for syntax. It shows why the Chomskyan formal architecture of structural transformations is less attractive for certain types of syntactic phenomena than an architecture of imperfect correspondences between parallel information structures. The book also illustrates how the best ideas from the transformational framework can be captured in a natural way. It gives a clear introduction to the fundamentals of a feature-logic based framework for syntax and provides extensive discussion of crosslinguistic applications, of particular interest to practitioners of feature-logic based approaches such as HPSG and Categorical Unification Grammar."--BOOK JACKET
Complex predicates ( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theory of complementation in English syntax by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
18 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Architectures, rules, and preferences : variations on themes by Joan W. Bresnan ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contraction and the transformational cycle in English by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Locative inversion in Chicheŵa : a case study of factorization in grammar by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topic, pronoun, and agreement in Chicheŵa by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working papers in grammatical theory and discourse structure : interactions of morphology, syntax, and discourse by Working papers in grammatical theory and discourse structure ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lexical-functional grammar by Joan Bresnan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intensive introduction to current syntactic theory from the point of view of the lexical-functional theory of grammar (LFG). Topics include design of a grammatical theory, syntactic mapping from trees to functions, interactions between word structure and phrase structure, lexical mapping from functions to predicate argument structures, control and anaphoric binding, coordination and case, topic and focus constructions. Analytic problems are drawn from European languages as well as Warlpiri, Moroccan Arabic, Greenlandic Eskimo, Serbo-Croatian, Russian, Japanese, and Chichewah
MIT press series on cognitive theory and mental representation ( )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cambridge language surveys ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A competence-based theory of syntactic closure by Marilyn Ford ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lexical-functional grammar : a formal system for grammatical representation by Ronald M Kaplan ( Book )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The passive in lexical theory by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lexical-functional grammar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sixteen lectures on 8 cassettes comprise a full-length course presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University
Toward a realistic model of transformational grammar by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Object asymmetries in comparative Bantu syntax by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The syntactic projection problem and the comparative syntax of locative inversion by Joan Bresnan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bresnan, Joan.
Bresnan, Joan 1945-
Bresnan, Joan W.
Bresnan, Joan W. 1945-
Bresnan, Joan W. (Joan Wanda)
Bresnan, Joan Wanda
Bresnan, Joan Wanda 1945-
Languages
English (121)
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