Contents: Introduction. Syntactically based and semantically based marking. Intra-clausal or morphological ergativity. Types of split system. The category of ‘subject’. Inter-clausal or syntactic ergativity. Language change. The rationale for ergativity. Appendix: A note on theoretical models.
AuthorTitleErgativityPublishedCambridge University Press 1994
Status:Check Shelves SubjectMorphosyntaxCategoryCambridge Studies in LinguisticsMediaPaperbackISBN0521448980Call NumberDixon1994ETypeCirculating BookDescription