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Paperback | $30.00 Short | £20.95 | ISBN: 9780262610247| 6 x 9 in | October 1980
 

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Recent Transformational Studies in European Languages

Overview

This is the third publication in the Linguistic Inquiry Monograph Series, which presents new and original research beyond the scope of the article format.

Contents:
On a Morphologically Governed Vowel Alternation in French
Francois C. Dell, CNRS, Paris

Why Subject Sentences Don't Exist
Jan Koster, University of Amsterdam

Trace Theory and French Syntax
Jean-Yves Pollock, Universite de Paris XII et VII

A Restructuring Rule in Italian Syntax
Luigi Rizzi, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa

Result Clauses and Conditions on Rules
Alain Rouveret, Universite de Paris VIII

On the Diagnosis of Wh Movement
Henk van Riemsdijk, University of Amsterdam

About the Editor

Samuel Jay Keyser is Professor Emeritus in MIT's Department of Linguistics and Philosophy and Special Assistant to the Chancellor. Head of the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy from 1977 to 1998, he also held the positions of Director of the Center for Cognitive Science and Associate Provost. Professor Keyser is Editor-in-Chief of the MIT Press Journal, Linguistic Inquiry.