The Resource Predicative possession, Leon Stassen, (electronic book)

Predicative possession, Leon Stassen, (electronic book)

Label
Predicative possession
Title
Predicative possession
Statement of responsibility
Leon Stassen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first comprehensive treatment of the strategies employed in the world's languages to express predicative possession, as in "the boy has a bat". It presents the results of the author's fifteen-year research project on the subject. Predicative possession is the source of many grammaticalization paths - as in the English perfect tense formed from to have - and its typology is an important key to understanding the structural variety of the world's languages and how theychange. Drawing on data from some 400 languages representing all the world's language families, most of whic
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Stassen, Leon
Dewey number
415
Index
index present
LC call number
P281
LC item number
.S734 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • Semantics
Label
Predicative possession, Leon Stassen, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [769]-801) 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
Control code
ebr10329625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 812 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Predicative possession, Leon Stassen, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [769]-801) 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
Control code
ebr10329625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 812 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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