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Towards an elegant syntax, Michael Brody, (electronic book)

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Towards an elegant syntax
Title
Towards an elegant syntax
Statement of responsibility
Michael Brody
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays, written between 1980 and 2001, places the search for theoretical elegance at centre stage. The author shows that although the conceptual difference between 'elegance' and the minimalist search for 'perfection' may appear to be subtle, its consequences are in fact wide ranging and radical. These considerations lead to a markedly different and novel theory of syntax where most of the major features of minimalism, such as derivation, economy, merge, move, phrases and projection, are not just reanalysed or shifted to other components but in a majority of cases are dispen
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Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
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1954-
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Brody, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge leading linguists
Series volume
10
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Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Towards an elegant syntax, Michael Brody, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 266-299) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780203986691
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415299596
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Towards an elegant syntax, Michael Brody, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 266-299) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780203986691
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415299596
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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