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Module Reading List

Topics in Syntax, 2021/22, Semester 2
Valentina Brunetto
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Main books:

Adger, D. (2003). Core Syntax: A Minimalist Approach. Oxford: Oxford University Press.     

Carnie, A. (2013). Syntax : a generative introduction. Oxford, Blackwell.  Available as an Online Course Reading. 

Radford, A. (1997). Syntax: a minimalist introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.     

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Further reading:

Baltin, M. and C. Collins (2001). The Handbook of Contemporary Syntactic Theory. Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers. Available as an Online Course Reading. 

Boeckx, C. (2011). The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Minimalism. Oxford : Oxford University Press.

Carnie, A., Siddiqi, D. and Y. Sato (2014). The Routledge Handbook of Syntax. London: Routledge. Available as an Online Course Reading. . 

Chomsky, N. (2000). New Horizons in the Study of Language and Mind. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 

Cinque, G. and R. Kayne (2005). The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Available as an Online Course Reading. 

den Dikken (2013). The Cambridge Handbook of Generative Syntax. Cambridge University Press.Available as an Online Course Reading. 

Haegeman, L. (1994). Introduction to Government and Binding Theory. Oxford:Blackwell.

Haegeman, L. (2006). Thinking syntactically : a guide to argumentation and analysis. Blackwell. Available as an Online Course reading.

Lasnik, H., Uriagereka, J. and C. Boeckx (2005). A course in Minimalist Syntax: Foundations and Prospects. Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub.

Radford, A. (2004). Minimalist Syntax. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  

Vergnaud, J., Freidin, R., Otero, C. and M. Zubizarreta (2008). Foundational Issues in Linguistic Theory: Essays in Honor of Jean-Roger Vergnaud. Cambridge: MIT Press. Available as an Online Course reading.

This list was last updated on 23/11/2021