Locality in Minimalist Syntax

@inproceedings{Stroik2009LocalityIM,
  title={Locality in Minimalist Syntax},
  author={T. Stroik},
  year={2009}
}
In this highly original reanalysis of minimalist syntax, Thomas Stroik considers the optimal design properties for human language. Taking as his starting point Chomsky's minimalist assumption that the syntactic component of a language generates representations for sentences that are interpreted at perceptual and conceptual interfaces, Stroik investigates how these representations can be generated most parsimoniously. Countering the prevailing analyses of minimalist syntax, he argues that the… Expand
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