The Resource Impersonal constructions : a cross-linguistic perspective, edited by Andrej Malchukov, Anna Siewierska, (electronic book)

Impersonal constructions : a cross-linguistic perspective, edited by Andrej Malchukov, Anna Siewierska, (electronic book)

Label
Impersonal constructions : a cross-linguistic perspective
Title
Impersonal constructions
Title remainder
a cross-linguistic perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrej Malchukov, Anna Siewierska
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume offers a much needed typological perspective on impersonal constructions, which are here viewed broadly as constructions lacking a referential subject. The contributions to this volume deal with all types of impersonality, namely constructions featuring nonagentive subjects, including those with experiential predicates (A-impersonals), presentational constructions with a notional subject deficient in topicality (T-impersonals), and constructions with a notional subject lacking in referential properties (R-impersonals), i.e. both meteo-constructions and man-constructions. The typolo
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
415/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
P293.5
LC item number
.I47 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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1955-2011
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  • Malʹchukov, A. L.
  • Siewierska, Anna
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Impersonal constructions : a cross-linguistic perspective, edited by Andrej Malchukov, Anna Siewierska, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Impersonal constructions : typological and theoretical aspects -- pt. 2. Impersonal constructions : diachronic studies -- pt. 3. Cross-linguistic variation in impersonal constructions : case studies
Control code
ebr10481805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 641 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Impersonal constructions : a cross-linguistic perspective, edited by Andrej Malchukov, Anna Siewierska, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Impersonal constructions : typological and theoretical aspects -- pt. 2. Impersonal constructions : diachronic studies -- pt. 3. Cross-linguistic variation in impersonal constructions : case studies
Control code
ebr10481805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 641 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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