Inflection and Word Formation in Romance LanguageseBook - 2012
Morphology, and in particular word formation, has always played an important role in Romance linguistics since it was introduced in Diez's comparative Romance grammar. Recent years have witnessed a surge of interest in inflectional morphology, and current research shows a strong interest in paradigmatic analyses. This volume brings together research exploring different areas of morphology from a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives. On an empirical basis, the theoretical assumption of the 'Autonomy of Morphology' is discussed critically. 'Data-driven' approaches carefully exa.
Publisher: Amsterdam/Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (408 pages)