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1st Edition

Routledge Library Editions: Japanese Linguistics

ISBN 9781138369498
Published November 14, 2018 by Routledge
1402 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published between 1986 and 1994 the books in this set discuss, analyse and examine:

  • Various word formation processes in Japanese and English
  • Thematic roles, reflexive binding and case marking
  • Complex predicate constructions in Japanese
  • the process whereby a modern colloquial style of written Japanese was developed in the context of the overall modernization of Japan.
  • Phrase structure in Japanese and English


Table of Contents

1. Nanette Gottlieb Language and the modern state : the reform of written Japanese 978-1-138-39434-6

2. Yoshihisa Kitagawa Subjects in Japanese and English 978-1-138-39367-7

3. Yoko Sugioka Interaction of derivational morphology and syntax in Japanese and English 978-0-367-00174-2

4. Chiharu Uda (Kikuta) Complex predicates in Japanese 978-1-138-39419-3

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