Generative Grammar presents a substantial contribution to the field of linguistics in drawing together for the first time the author's most significant work on the theory of generative grammar. The essays collected here display Freidin's role in moving the theory forward in terms of new proposals, and analyse the efforts to understand the evolution and history of the theory by careful investigation of how and why it has changed over the years.Such models have been the subject of study in a subfield of linguistics called generative grammar. The papers in this volume ... Thus the separation of these essays into two parts, theory and history, is somewhat artificial. Current theoreticalanbsp;...
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