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Constraining Operations : A Phase-based Account of Improper Movement and Anaphoric Binding
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2011-09-15)
The goal of this dissertation is to offer a novel way of relating locality restrictions on movement and binding dependencies to a common set of syntactic factors. The starting point is the long noted observation that movement operations must apply in a particular order to yield a licit result (Chomsky 1973). The question of how the restrictions on ordering of movement operations might be derived in ...