Lisa deMena Travis

Lisa deMena Travis

List of John Benjamins publications for which Lisa deMena Travis plays a role.


Austronesian and Theoretical Linguistics

Edited by Raphael Mercado, Eric Potsdam and Lisa deMena Travis

[Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today, 167] 2010. vii, 379 pp.
Subjects Austronesian languages | Phonology | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Kilbourn-Ceron, Oriana, Heather Newell, Máire B. Noonan and Lisa deMena Travis. 2016. Phase domains at PF: Root suppletion and its implications. Morphological Metatheory, Siddiqi, Daniel and Heidi Harley (eds.), pp. 121–162
This chapter investigates some implications of Spell-Out in a phase-based, realizational derivational system. It is argued that all operations on the PF branch within a phase, specifically Vocabulary Insertion and phonological rule, application are predicted to have isomorphic domains of… read more | Article
Travis, Lisa deMena, Jeannot-Fils Ranaivoson and Jean Lewis Botouhely. 2014. Malagasy fact- and claim-type nominals: An exploration. Cross-linguistic Investigations of Nominalization Patterns, Paul, Ileana (ed.), pp. 145–166
Malagasy has two characteristics that are interesting for a study of nominalizations: (i) one expresses ‘the fact that x’ with a nominalized form of the verb used when an adjunct is extracted, (ii) non-derived nominals expressing notions such as ‘the idea’ or ‘the statement’ cannot take CP… read more | Article
Travis, Lisa deMena. 2005. VP-internal structure in a VOS language. Verb First: On the syntax of verb-initial languages, Carnie, Andrew, Heidi Harley and Sheila Dooley (eds.), pp. 203–224
Travis, Lisa deMena. 1985. The role of INFL in word order change. Papers from the 4th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics, Amsterdam, April 10–13, 1985, Eaton, Roger, Olga Fischer, Willem F. Koopman and Frederike van der Leek (eds.), pp. 331 ff.