Elke Nowak

List of John Benjamins publications for which Elke Nowak plays a role.


Subjects History of linguistics
Subjects History of linguistics


Nowak, Elke 2009 Arguments and information management in InuktitutVariations on Polysynthesis: The Eskaleut languages, Mahieu, Marc-Antoine and Nicole Tersis (eds.), pp. 201–214 | Chapter
Research on a variety of structurally different languages suggests that information packaging is assigned to grammatical form via preferred representations of arguments. According to the Preferred Argument Structure Hypothesis (PAS), these preferences can be captured by four interacting constraints. read more