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Published: 20 March 2003

440 Pages | numerous figures


ISBN: 9780199243709

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Core Syntax

A Minimalist Approach

David Adger

Oxford Core Linguistics

  • Concise and accessible introduction to core syntax requiring no prior knowledge of linguistic theory
  • Provides a fully up to date theoretical framework for the study of syntax within the Chomskyan Minimalist model
  • Emphasis on structure of syntactic arguments and on the interaction between theory, analysis, and data clearly illustrates how syntactic arguments are developed
  • Chapter summaries, use of numerous diagrams and examples, and exercises make the book ideal for use on courses as well as for revision or self-study

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