Syntax: A Generative Introduction

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Andrew Carnie’s bestselling textbook on syntax has guided thousands of students through the discipline of theoretical syntax; retaining its popularity due to its combination of straightforward language, comprehensive coverage, and numerous exercises. In this third edition, topics have been updated, new exercises added, and the online resources have been expanded.

  • Supported by expanded online student and instructor resources, including extra chapters on HPSG,  LFG and time-saving materials for lecturers, including problem sets, PowerPoint slides, and an instructors’ manual
  • Features new chapters on ellipsis, auxiliaries, and non-configurational languages
  • Covers topics including phrase structure, the lexicon, Case theory, movement, covert movement, locality conditions, VP shells, and control
  • Accompanied by a new optional workbook, available separately, of sample problem sets which are designed to give students greater experience of analyzing syntactic structure

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    Title
Syntax The Syntax Workbook
A Generative Introduction A Companion to Carnie's Syntax
  Guide Type Textbook Workbook
  Audience Level Undergraduate Undergraduate
  Pages 544 192
  List Price $49.95 $34.95
  Publication Date August, 2012 August, 2012
  Author(s) Andrew Carnie Andrew Carnie
  Imprint Wiley-Blackwell Wiley-Blackwell
  Print Book 0470655313 1118347544
  Kindle Book B0093A421Q B008H2P4UO
  Edition 3 1
  Brief Description An extensively updated new edition of the bestselling introduction to theoretical syntax. A response to those who requested more problem sets in the textbook. Aligned chapter-by-chapter with the text, it can also be used as a standalone workbook.
 

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The publisher has supplied corrected e-book files as of December 5, 2013, so the issues of display with the IPA and special characters on Kindle has been fixed.

Andrew Carnie’s bestselling textbook on syntax has guided thousands of students through the discipline of theoretical syntax; its popularity due to its combination of straightforward language, comprehensive coverage, and numerous exercises. In this third edition, new topics are added, discussions are updated, additional exercises are included, and online resources are enhanced.

Authoritative coverage spans phrase structure, the lexicon, Case theory, movement, covert movement, locality conditions, VP shells, and control. New chapters cover auxiliaries, ellipsis, and non-configurational languages. The enhanced online resources for both instructors and students, now available at www.wiley.com/go/carnie, include online-only chapters on HPSG, LFG, and offer tried and tested resources from the previous editions. For the first time, an optional companion Workbook is also available; the table of contents correlates with the textbook and is designed to help offer students practice at analyzing syntactic structure.

Comprehensive, engaging, and ideally structured for study, this third edition of Syntax is the most robust introduction to the major issues in generative syntactic theory available today.

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