Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 April 2014

304 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199664993

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Cross-Linguistic Variation and Efficiency

John A. Hawkins

  • Addresses a fundamental question in grammatical theory.
  • Extends and updates the theory presented in Efficiency and Complexity in Grammars (OUP 2004) and includes new features and analysis.
  • Brings together different disciplines: typology and universals, generative grammar, psycholinguistics, historical linguistics.