Distributed Morphology Bibliography

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Works specifically within Distributed Morphology

Alexiadou, A. 1998. 'An ergative pattern in the syntax of nominative-accusative languages.' Paper presented at the 29th meeting of the North Eastern Linguistics Society, University of Delaware.

Bobaljik, J. 1994.  'What does adjacency do?' In:  MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 22: The Morphology-Syntax Connection. , ed. Heidi Harley and Colin Phillips, 1-32.

Bobaljik, Jonathan & Susi Wurmbrand. 1997.  'Preliminary Notes on Agreement in Itelmen.'  In MITWPL 30: Papers at the Interface, ed. Benjamin Bruening, Yoonjung Kang and Martha McGinnis.  MITWPL, Cambridge,  395-424.

Bonet, Eulalia.  1991.  Morphology after syntax: Pronominal clitics in Romance.  Doctoral dissertation, MIT.  Distributed by MITWPL.

Calabrese 1994.  'Syncretism phenomena in the clitic systems of Italian and Sardinian dialects and the notion or morphological change.' In J.N. Beckman, ed., Proceedings of NELS 25: 2. GLSA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 151-174.

Calabrese, Andrea. 1997a. Distributed morphology and sentential complementation in the Salentino dialect of Italian. Harvard Working Papers in Linguistics, Vol. 6, ed. by S. Peter, B. Vaux & S. Kuno. Harvard University, Cambridge.

Calabrese, Andrea. 1997b. On Fission and Impoverishment in the verbal morphology of the dialect of Livinallongo. Manuscript, University of Connecticut, Storrs.

Calabrese, Andrea. 1998. 'Some remarks on the Latin case system and its development in Romance'. Theoretical Analysis ofRomance Languages, ed. Estela Trevin~o and Jose Lema. John Benjamins, Amsterdam, 71-126.

Embick, David. 1995.  'Mobile inflections in Polish.' In Proceedsing of NELS 25:2, ed. J.N. Beckman,  GLSA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 127-142.

Embick, David. 1996.  'Causativization in Hupa.'   BLS 22:83-94.

Embick, David. 1997.  Voice and the Interfaces of Syntax.  Doctoral dissertation, University of Pennsylvania.

Embick, David. 1998a.  'Voice Systems and the Syntax/Morphology Interface.'  In MITWPL 32: Papers from the UPenn/MIT Roundtable on Argument Structure and Aspect. ed. Heidi Harley.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 41-72.

Embick, David. 1998b.  'Syntax and Categories: Verbs and Participles in the Latin Perfect.'  Mauscript, MIT.

Embick, David & Roumyana Izvorski. 1995.  'Participle-Auxiliary Word-Orders in Slavic.'   Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics: The Cornell University Meeting, ed. Wayles Browne. Michigan Slavic Publications, Ann Arbor, 210-239.

Embick & Noyer (in progress).  'Morphological Merger and Locality.' Available as MIT Colloqiuim Talk handout.

Halle, Morris. 1990.  'An Approach to Morphology.'  NELS 20:1.  GLSA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 150-84.

Halle, Morris. 1992.  'Latvian Declension.'  Morphology Yearbook 1991, ed. Geert Booij and Jaap van der Marle.  Kluwer, Dordrecht, 33-47.

Halle, Morris. 1995.  'The Russian Declension.'  In Perspectives in Phonology, ed. Jennifer Cole and Charles Kisseberth.  CSLI, Stanford, pp. 321-353.

Halle, Morris. 1997.  'Distributed morphology: Impoverishment and fission.'  In MITWPL 30: Papers at the Interface, ed. Benjamin Bruening, Yoonjung Kang and Martha McGinnis.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 425-449.

Halle, Morris & Alec Marantz. 1993.  'Distributed Morphology and the Pieces of Inflection.'  In The View from Building 20, ed. Kenneth Hale and S. Jay Keyser.  MIT Press, Cambridge, 111-176.

Halle, Morris & Alec Marantz. 1994.  'Some key features of Distributed Morphology.'  In MITWPL 21: Papers on phonology and morphology, ed. Andrew Carnie and Heidi Harley.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 275-288.

Halle, Morris & Bert Vaux. 1998.  'Theoretical Aspects of Indo-European Nominal Morphology: The Nominal Declensions of Latin and Armenian.'  In Mi'r Curad: Studies in Honor of Clavert Watkins, ed. Jay Jasanoff, H. Craig Melchert and Lisi Olivier. Innsbrucker Beitraege zur Sprachwissenschaft, Innsbruck, 223-240.

Harley, Heidi. 1994.  'Hug a tree: Deriving the morphosyntactic feature hierarchy.' In MITWPL 21: Papers on phonology and morphology, ed. Andrew Carnie and Heidi Harley.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 275-288.

Harley, Heidi. 1995.  Subjects, Events, and Licensing.  Doctoral dissertation, MIT.  Available from MITWPL.

Harley, Heidi & Rolf Noyer. 1998a. 'Licensing in the non-lexicalist lexicon: nominalizations, vocabulary items and the Encyclopaedia.' In MITWPL 32: Papers from the UPenn/MIT Roundtable on Argument Structure and Aspect, ed. Heidi Harley.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 119-137.

Harley, Heidi & Rolf Noyer. 1998b.  'Mixed nominalizations, short verb movement, and object shift in English.'  In Proceedings of NELS 28, ed. by P.N. Tamanji & K. Kusumoto, GLSA, Amherst, 143-157.

Harris, James. 1994.  'The syntax-phonology mapping in Catalan and Spanish clitics.' In MITWPL 21: Papers on phonology and morphology, ed. Andrew Carnie and Heidi Harley.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 321-353.

Harris, James. 1995. 'The morphology of Spanish clitics.' In Evolution and Revolution in Linguistic Theory, ed. He'ctor Campos and Paula Kempchinsky. Georgetown University Press, Washington, 168-197.

Harris, James. 1996.' The syntax and morphology of Class Marker suppression in Spanish.' In Grammatical Theory and Romance Languages, ed. Karen Zagona. John Benjamins, Amsterdam, 99-122.

Harris, James. 1997a.  'Why n'ho is pronounced [li] in Barceloni Catalan.'  In MITWPL 30: Papers at the Interface, ed. Benjamin Bruening, Yoonjung Kang and Martha McGinnis.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 451-479.

Harris, James. 1997b. 'There is no imperative paradigm in Spanish.' In Issues in the Phonology and Morphology of the Major Iberian Languages, ed. Fernando Marti'nez-Gil and Alfonfo Morales-Front. Georgetown University Press, Washington, 537-557.

Harris, James. 1998a. 'Spanish imperatives: syntax meets morphology.' Journal of Linguistics 34: 27-52.

Harris, James. 1998b. 'Enclitic -n in Spanish.' In Armin Schwegler, Bernard Tranel, and Myriam Uribe-Etxebarria (eds.), Romance Linguistics: Theoretical Perspectives. John Benjamins, Amsterdam, 111-127.

Harris, James. (in press). 'Los imperativos plurales seguidos de cli'tico en espan~ol.' Presented at IV Encuentro de Lingu"i'stica del Noroeste, Universidad de Sonora, Hermosillo, Me'xico, November 1996. To appear in proceedings.

Lidz, Jeffrey. 1998.  'Valency in Kannada: Evidence for Interpretive Morphology.'  Manuscript, University of Pennsylvania.

Lidz, Jeffrey & William J. Idsardi. 1998.  'Chains and Phono-Logical Form.'  Proceedings of the 22nd Penn Linguistics Colloquium. Penn Working Papers in Linguistics.

Marantz, Alec. 1991. 'Case and Licensing.'  ESCOL '91: 234-53.  Distributed by Ohio State University Department of Linguistics.

Marantz, Alec.  1992.  'How morphemes are realized phonologically.'  Paper presented at the DIMACS Workshop on Human Language, Princeton University.  Manuscript, MIT.

Marantz, Alec. 1995.  'A Late Note on Late Insertion.' In  Explorations in Generative Grammar, ed. Young-Sun Kim, et. al.  Hankuk Publishing Co., Seoul, 396-413.

Marantz, Alec. 1997a.  'No escape from syntax: Don't try morphological analysis in the privacy of your own Lexicon.' Proceedings of the 21st Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium:  Penn Working Papers in Linguistics 4: 2, ed. Alexis Dimitriadis et.al. 201-225.

Marantz, Alec. 1997b. 'Stem suppletion, or the arbitrariness of the sign.' Talk given at the Universite' de Paris VIII.

McGinnis, Martha. 1995.'Fission as feature-movement.' In MITWPL 27: Papers on Minimalist Syntax, ed. Robert Pensalfini & Hiroyuki Ura. MIT Working Papers in Linguistics, 165-187.

McGinnis, Martha. 1996.'Two kinds of blocking.' In Morphosyntax in Generative Grammar: Proceedings of the 1996 Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar, ed. Hee-Don Ahn, Myung-Yoon Kang, Young-Suck Kim & Sookhee Lee. Hankuk Publishing Co., Seoul, 357-368.

McGinnis, Martha. 1998.  'Case and locality in L-Syntax: Evidence from Georgian.'  In Papers from The UPenn/MIT Roundtable on Argument Structure and Aspect: MITWPL 32, ed. Heidi Harley.  MIT Working Papers in Linguistics, Cambridge, 139-158.

McGinnis, Martha. 1999. 'Is there syntactic inversion in Ojibwa?' In Proceedings of the Workshop on Structure and Constituency in Native American Languages, ed. Leora Bar-El, Rose-Marie Dechaine & Charlotte Reinholz. MIT Occasional Papers in Linguistcs 17, 101-118.

Minkoff, Seth. 1993. 'Plurality, Clitics, and Morphological Merger in Caribbean Spanish.'  In Papers from the Fifth Student Conference in Linguistics: MITWPL 20, ed. Vern M. Lindblad and Michael Gamon, 177-192.

Noyer, Rolf. 1997.  Features, Positions and Affixes in Autonomous Morphological Structure.  Garland Publishing, New York.  Revised version of 1992 MIT Doctoral Dissertation.

Noyer, Rolf. 1998.  'Impoverishment theory and morphosyntactic markedness.'  In Morphology and its relation to phonology and syntax, ed. Steve Lapointe, Diane K. Brentari, and Patrick Farrell.  CSLI, Stanford, 264-285.

Noyer, Rolf. 1999. 'Vietnamese "morphology" and the definition of word.' University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics 5:2: Current Work in Linguistics, ed. by A. Dimitriadis, H. Lee, C. Moisset & A. Williams. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 65-89.

Pensalfini, Robert. 1997. Jingulu Grammar, Dictionary and Texts. PhD Dissertation, MIT. Available from MITWPL.

Ritter, Elizabeth and Heidi Harley. 1998. 'Sorting out you, me and the rest of the world: A feature-geometric analysis of person and number.' Paper presented at the 21st meeting of Generative Linguistics of the Old World, Tilburg, the Netherlands.

Siegel, Laura. 1997.  'Gerundive nominals and aspect.'  To appear in the Proceedings of ESCOL 97.

Sauerland, Uli. 1995.  'The Late Insertion of Germanic Inflection.'  Manuscript, MIT.

Schuetze, Carson. 1994.   'Serbo-Croatian second position clitic placement and the phonology-syntax interface.'  In Papers on Phonology and Morphology: MITWPL 21, ed. Andrew Carnie, Heidi Harley and Tony Bures.  MITWPL, Cambridge, 373-473.

Some works of related interest

Anderson, Stephen. 1992.  A-Morphous Morphology.  Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Aronoff, Mark.  1994.  Morphology by itself.  MIT Press, Cambridge.

Baker, Mark. 1988.  Incorporation: a Theory of Grammatical Function Changing.  University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Beard, Robert. 1995. Lexeme-Morpheme Base Morphology.  SUNY Albany Press, Albany.

Calabrese, Andrea. 1995. 'A constraint-based theory of phonological markedness and simplification procedures.' Linguistic Inquiry 26: 373-463.

Carstairs, Andrew. 1987.  Allomorphy in inflection.  Croom Helm, London.

Chen, Matthew. 1987.  'The syntax of Xiamen tone sandhi.' Phonology 4: 109-150.

Chomsky, Noam. 1970. 'Remarks on Nominalization.'  In: Readings in Transformational Grammar, ed. R. A. Jacobs and P. S. Rosenbaum.  Ginn, Waltham, MA, 184-221.

Hale, Kenneth & S. Jay Keyser. 1993.  'On Argument Structure and the Lexical Representation of Syntactic Relations.'  In The View from Building 20, ed. S. Jay Keyser and Kenneth Hale.  MIT Press, Cambridge, 53-109.

Hale, Kenneth & S. Jay Keyser. 1998.  'The Basic Elements of Argument Structure.' In Papers from The UPenn/MIT Roundtable on Argument Structure and Aspect: MITWPL 32, ed. Heidi Harley.  MIT Working Papers in Linguistics, Cambridge, 73-118.

Halle, Morris and Jean-Roger Vergnaud.  1987.  An Essay on Stress.  MIT Press, Cambridge.

Halpern, Aaron. 1995.  On the placement and morphology of clitics.  CSLI Publications, Stanford.

Jackendoff, Ray.  1997.  The Architecture of the language faculty.  MIT Press, Cambridge.

Kiparsky, Paul. 1982.  'Lexical phonology and morphology.'  In Linguistics in the Morning Calm, vol. 2, ed. I. S. Yang.  Hanshin, Seoul, 3-91.

Kratzer, Angelika. 1996. 'Severing the External Argument from Its Verb.' In Phrase Structure and the Lexicon, ed. Jan Rooryck and Laurie Zaring. Kluwer, Dordrecht, 109-37.

Lieber, Rochelle. 1981. On the organization of the lexicon.  Doctoral dissertation, MIT. Available from MITWPL.

Lumsden, John. 1987.  Syntactic Features: Parametric Variation in the History of English.  Doctoral dissertation, MIT. Available from MITWPL.

Lumsden, John. 1992. 'Underspecification in Grammatical and Natural Gender.' Linguistic Inquiry 23: 469-486.

Marantz, Alec. 1984.  On the nature of grammatical relations.  MIT Press, Cambridge.

Marantz, Alec. 1988.  'Clitics, morphological merger, and the mapping to phonological structure.'  In Michael Hammond and Michael Noonan, eds., Theoretical Morphology: Approaches in Modern Linguistics.  Academic Press, San Diego, 253-270.

Pesetsky, David. 1995. Zero syntax: experiencers and cascades.  MIT Press, Cambridge.

Sadock, Jerrold. 1991.  Autolexical syntax: A theory of parallel grammatical representations.  University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Sapir, Edward. 1921. Language. Harcourt, Brace and World, New York.

Selkirk, Elisabeth O. 1986.  'On derived domains in sentence phonology.'  Phonology 3: 371-405.

Selkirk, Elisabeth O. 1996.  'The Prosodic structure of function words.' In Signal to syntax: Bootstrapping from speech to grammar in early acquisition, ed. James L. Morgan and Katherine Demuth.  Lawrence Erlbaum, Mahwah, NJ, 187-213.

Silverstein, Michael. 1976. 'A hierarchy of features and ergativity.'  In Grammatical Categories in Australian Languages, ed. R. M. W. Dixon.  Australian Institute for Aboriginal Studies, Canberra, 112-171.

Sproat, Richard W. 1985. On deriving the lexicon. PhD dissertation, MIT. Available from MITWPL.

Stump, Greg.  1993.   'On Rules of Referral.'  Language 69:3:449-479.

Travis, Lisa. 1994. Event Phrase and a theory of functional categories. Presented at the Canadian Linguistics Association, University of Calgary.

Zec, Draga & Sharon Inkelas. 1990.  'Prosodically constrained syntax.'  In: The Phonology-Syntax connection, ed. Sharon Inkeals and Draga Zec. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 365-378.
Zwicky, Arnold. 1977.  'Hierarchies of Person.'   CLS 13: 714-733.  Chicago Linguistics Society, University of Chicago.

Zwicky, Arnold. 1985a.  'Clitics and particles.'  Language 61: 283-305.

Zwicky, Arnold.  1985b.  'How to Describe Inflection.' Proceedings of the Berkeley Linguistics Society 11: 372-386.  Berkeley, California.

Zwicky, Arnold & Geoffrey Pullum. 1983.  'Cliticization vs. Inflection: English n't.'  Language 59: 502-13.

Zwicky, Arnold and Geoffrey Pullum. 1992. A misconceived approach to morphology. In Proceedings of WCCFL 91, ed. D. Bates. CSLI, Palo Alto, 387-398.