Long Distance Reflexives

Long Distance Reflexives

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This new volume serves to focus and clarify the debate surrounding long-distance reflexives by examining the role of syntax, semantics, and pragmatics/discourse in the use of long-distance reflexives in a variety of languages. Graduate students, upper class undergraduates, theoretical linguists, computational linguists, psycholinguists, and linguists at large will find this an important tool. Syntacticians, as well as specialists in language acquisition and processing, will find the volume central to their work. The book is also of great value to those interested in Asian languages, especially Chinese. It will serve as primary reading material for seminars on anaphora. Among its key features, it: discusses a broad range of questions about syntactic categories; and presents a number of theoretical frameworks.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 354 pages
  • 161 x 236.5 x 25.9mm | 746.47g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • English
  • New.
  • 0126135339
  • 9780126135336

Table of contents

P. Cole, G. Hermon, and C.-T.J. Huang, "Introduction: Long-Distance Reflectives: The State of the Art"
P. Cole, G. Hermon, and C.L. Lee, "Grammatical and Discourse Conditions on Long Distance Reflexives in Two Chinese Dialects"
A. Davison, "Long Distance Anaphors in Hindi/Urdu: Syntactic and Semantic Issues"
D. Gil, "Reflexive Anaphor or Conjunctive Operator: Riau Indonesian Sendiri"
A. Hestvik and W. Philip, "Syntactic vs. Logophoric Binding: Evidence from Norwegian Child Language"
C.-T.J. Huang and C.-S.L. Liu, "Logophoricity, Attitudes, and Ziji at the Interface"
J. Kornfilt, "Local and Long-Distance Reflexives in Turkish"
J. Lidz, "Anti-Antilocality"
J. Nichols, "Long Distance Reflexivization in Chechen and Ingush"
H. Pan, "Why the Blocking Effect?"
C. Pollard and P. Xue, "Syntactic and Nonsyntactic Constraints on Long-Distance Reflexives"
E. Reuland, "Anaphors, Logophors, and Binding"

Index
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