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Word grammar : new perspectives on a theory of language structure

Author: Kensei Sugayama; Richard A Hudson; Nihon Gakujutsu Shinkōkai.
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2006.
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"This book is an introduction to Word Grammar, a theory of language structure founded and developed by Richard Hudson. In this theory, language is a cognitive network - a network of concepts, words and meanings containing all the elements of a linguistic analysis. The theory of language is therefore embedded in a theory of knowledge, in which there are no boundaries between one form of knowledge and any  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kensei Sugayama; Richard A Hudson; Nihon Gakujutsu Shinkōkai.
ISBN: 0826486452 9780826486455
OCLC Number: 63270369
Notes: "This volume comes from a three-year (April 2002-March 2005) research project on word grammar supported by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science"--Preface.
Description: xviii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. What is Word Grammar?; Dick Hudson, UCL; Part I: Word Grammar Approaches to Linguistic Analysis; 2. Case Agreement in Ancient Greek: Implications for a Theory of Covert Elements; Chet Creider (University of Western Ontario, Canada) and Dick Hudson; 3. Understood Objects in Japanese and English: A Word Grammar Account; Kensei Sugayama (Kobe City University, Japan). 4. Argument Linking in Word Grammar; Jasper Holmes; 5. Word Grammar and Syntactic Code-Switching Research; Eva Eppler (University of Surrey, Roehampton); 6. Re-Consideration of the Particle ml in Turkish: An Approach from Clitics and Hostword; Taiki Yoshimura (Ankara University); Part II: Towards a Better Word Grammar; 7. Word Grammar Surface Structures and HPSG Order Domains; Takahumi Maekawa (University of Essex); 8. Distributional Heads and Structural Heads; And Rosta (University of Central Lancashire); 9. Factoring out the Subject Dependency; Nik Gisborne (University of Edinburgh); 10. Conclusion; Kensei Sugayama and Dick Hudson; References.
Responsibility: edited by Kensei Sugayama and Richard Hudson.

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An introduction to Word Grammar, this is a collection that will interest academics encountering Word Grammar for the first time, or for those who are already familiar with this theory and are  Read more...
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