The restricted access of information structure to syntax – a minority report

  • This paper sketches the view that syntax does not directly interact with information structure. Therefore, syntactic data are of little help when one wants to narrow down the interpretation of terms such as “focus”, “topic”, etc.

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Author:Gisbert Fanselow
Document Type:Part of a Book
Year of Completion:2007
Publishing Institution:Universität Potsdam
Release Date:2008/07/25
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Organizational units:Humanwissenschaftliche Fakultät / Institut für Linguistik / Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft
Dewey Decimal Classification:4 Sprache / 40 Sprache / 400 Sprache
Collections:Universität Potsdam / Schriftenreihen / Interdisciplinary studies on information structure : ISIS ; working papers of the SFB 632, ISSN 1866-4725 / ISIS (2007) 06
Licence (German):License LogoKeine Nutzungslizenz vergeben - es gilt das deutsche Urheberrecht
Notes extern:erschienen in:
The Notions of information structure / (eds.) Caroline Féry ... - Potsdam : Univ.-Verl., 2007. - 235 S. (Interdisciplinary studies on information structure ; 6) ISSN 1614-4708 ISBN 978-3-939469-88-9
URN: urn:nbn:de:kobv:517-opus-15472
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