Alain Rouveret

List of John Benjamins publications for which Alain Rouveret plays a role.


Book series


Resumptive Pronouns at the Interfaces

Edited by Alain Rouveret

[Language Faculty and Beyond, 5] 2011. viii, 429 pp.
Subjects Semantics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Rouveret, Alain 2019 Chapter 4. Computational and semantic aspects of resumptionInterfaces in Grammar, Hu, Jianhua and Haihua Pan (eds.), pp. 49–100
Taking the properties of Welsh relativization as a point of departure, this paper argues that the linking of resumptive pronouns to the periphery is a strictly narrow-syntactic process, triggered by the uninterpretable features of resumptive pronouns and c-commanding complementizers and reducing to… read more | Chapter
Rouveret, Alain 2016 Intervention or phasal locality? Two ways of being local in French causative constructionsRomance Languages and Linguistic Theory 10: Selected papers from 'Going Romance' 28, Lisbon, Carrilho, Ernestina, Alexandra Fiéis, Maria Lobo and Sandra Pereira (eds.), pp. 233–258
The Minimalist Program claims that only two notions of locality are necessary: phasal locality and intervention locality (in the form of the Minimal Link Condition). This paper asks whether the unification of the two is possible or desirable. An argument against unification would consist in showing… read more | Article
This article broaches the issues raised by resumptive pronouns and resumptive dependencies across typologically unrelated languages and discusses some of the analytic proposals that have been advanced in a period going from Ross’s (1967) dissertation to the present. Up to the early 1990’s, research… read more | Article
Rouveret, Alain 2002 How are resumptive pronouns linked to the periphery?Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2002, Pica, Pierre (ed.), pp. 123–184