160153 PS Introductory seminar in this subject area (2019W)
Exfoliation and its implications for case, binding phenomena, tense interpretation and more
- Registration is open from Mo 02.09.2019 12:00 to Fr 27.09.2019 12:00
- Registration is open from We 06.11.2019 12:00 to Tu 07.01.2020 12:00
- Deregistration possible until Tu 07.01.2020 12:00
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
observations relevant to topics discussed in the class. Explain in each case why the question or
observation is interesting, and explore possible answers or solutions. Longer papers are
acceptable, but the questions should be contentful and specific, concerning actual empirical
puzzles raised by the class.
would be extremely useful to read as much of the first paper below as possible, and to at least
have a look at the remaining readings before class. Readings will be posted on a class website
whose URL will be announced no less than two weeks before the first class.
relevant throughout the class:
Pesetsky, David. 2019. Exfoliation: Towards a Derivational Theory of Clause Size.