On the Definition of Binding Domains in Spanish : Evidence from Child Language

Linguistic theory has recently experienced a shift in its conceptual approach from the formulation of descriptively adequate accounts of languages to the definition of principles and parameters claimed to reflect the initial structure of the language faculty, often termed Universal Grammar (UG). Lin...

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Main Author: Padilla, J.A.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1990, 1990
Edition:1st ed. 1990
Series:Studies in Theoretical Psycholinguistics
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 0 Introduction
  • 0.1. Introduction
  • 0.2. Universal Grammar
  • 0.3. Anaphora
  • 0.4. Theoretical Motivation
  • Notes
  • 1. Theoretical Background
  • 1.1. Introduction
  • 1.2. Anaphors and Pronominals within PPs in Simple Sentences
  • 1.3. Referential Properties of Pronominal Subjects
  • 3.2. Acquisition Issues
  • Note
  • 2. Previous Acquisition Literature
  • 2.1. Development of Locality Principles and Binding Domains
  • 2.2. The Role of Lexical Properties of Verbs in Grammatical Anaphora
  • 2.3. Acquisition of the Subjunctive in Spanish
  • 3. Rationale and Design
  • 3.1. Experimental Design: Overview
  • 3.2. Experimental Test: General Description
  • 3.3. Experimental Design and Hypotheses
  • 4. Methods and Procedures
  • 4.1. Subjects
  • 4.2. General Procedures
  • 5. Results
  • 5.1. Introduction
  • 5.2. Base Study
  • 5.3. Inflection Study
  • 5.4. Lexical Class Study
  • Notes
  • 6. Discussion
  • 6.1. Overview Summary and Interpretation of Results
  • 6.2. Relation to Previous Acquisition Literature
  • 6.3. Conclusions
  • References