The logic of pronominal resumption

This title is a cross-linguistic investigation of resumptive pronouns and related resumption phenomena. The author proposes a new theory of resumption based on the use of a resource logic for semantic composition and the observation that resumptive pronouns are ordinary pronouns in their morphologic...

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Main Author: Asudeh, Ash
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2012, 2012
Series:Oxford studies in theoretical linguistics / Oxford studies in theoretical linguistics
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This title is a cross-linguistic investigation of resumptive pronouns and related resumption phenomena. The author proposes a new theory of resumption based on the use of a resource logic for semantic composition and the observation that resumptive pronouns are ordinary pronouns in their morphological and lexical properties
Physical Description:xix, 463 p. ill
ISBN:9780191738081
0191738085