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The Diachronic Typology of Relative Clauses

Hendery, Rachel Marion


This thesis investigates the diachronic behaviour of relative clauses across a broad sample of constructions from genetically and geographically diverse languages. Previous studies of change in relative clause constructions have most frequently been restricted to individual languages or language families. By comparing such studies with each other and with the historical records of languages that have less commonly been the focus of diachronic syntactic works, I examine the strength of evidence...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010-12-14T03:45:19Z
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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