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The Resource The expression of information structure : a documentation of its diversity across Africa, edited by Ines Fiedler, Anne Schwarz

The expression of information structure : a documentation of its diversity across Africa, edited by Ines Fiedler, Anne Schwarz

Label
The expression of information structure : a documentation of its diversity across Africa
Title
The expression of information structure
Title remainder
a documentation of its diversity across Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ines Fiedler, Anne Schwarz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
496
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PL8008
LC item number
.I65 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
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2005
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International Conference on Focus in African Languages
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fiedler, Ines
  • Schwarz, Anne
Series statement
Typological studies in language TSL
Series volume
v. 91
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  • African languages
  • Focus (Linguistics)
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • Intonation (Phonetics)
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • African languages
  • Focus (Linguistics)
  • Intonation (Phonetics)
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • Afrikanska språk
  • Jämförande grammatik
  • Intonation
  • Språktypologi
Label
The expression of information structure : a documentation of its diversity across Africa, edited by Ines Fiedler, Anne Schwarz
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Ines Fiedler and Anne Schwarz -- Information structure marking in Sandawe texts / Helen Eaton -- Topic and focus fields in Naki / Jeff Good -- The relation between focus and theticity in the Tuu family / Tom Güldemann -- Focus marking in Aghem: syntax or semantics? / Larry M. Hyman -- On the obligatoriness of focus marking: evidence from Tar B'arma / Peggy Jacob -- Focalisation and defocalisation in Isu / Roland Kiessling -- Discourse function of inverted passives in Makua-Marevone narratives / Oliver Kröger -- Topic-focus articulation in Taqbaylit and Tashelhit Berber / Amina Mettouchi and Axel Fleisch -- Focus in Atlantic languages / Stéphane Robert -- Topic and focus construction asymmetry / Ronald P. Schaefer and Francis O. Egbokhare -- Verb-and-predication focus markers in Gur / Anne Schwarz -- Why contrast matters: information structure in Gawwada (East Cushitic) / Mauro Tosco -- Focus and the Ejagham verb system / John R. Watters
Control code
642205456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 383 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027206725
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)642205456
Label
The expression of information structure : a documentation of its diversity across Africa, edited by Ines Fiedler, Anne Schwarz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Ines Fiedler and Anne Schwarz -- Information structure marking in Sandawe texts / Helen Eaton -- Topic and focus fields in Naki / Jeff Good -- The relation between focus and theticity in the Tuu family / Tom Güldemann -- Focus marking in Aghem: syntax or semantics? / Larry M. Hyman -- On the obligatoriness of focus marking: evidence from Tar B'arma / Peggy Jacob -- Focalisation and defocalisation in Isu / Roland Kiessling -- Discourse function of inverted passives in Makua-Marevone narratives / Oliver Kröger -- Topic-focus articulation in Taqbaylit and Tashelhit Berber / Amina Mettouchi and Axel Fleisch -- Focus in Atlantic languages / Stéphane Robert -- Topic and focus construction asymmetry / Ronald P. Schaefer and Francis O. Egbokhare -- Verb-and-predication focus markers in Gur / Anne Schwarz -- Why contrast matters: information structure in Gawwada (East Cushitic) / Mauro Tosco -- Focus and the Ejagham verb system / John R. Watters
Control code
642205456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 383 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027206725
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)642205456

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