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Government Binding and Greek
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Abstract

Government and Binding (GB) Theory (Chomsky 1981, 1982, 1986a, 1986b) and its descendants involve the systematic description and analysis of the syntax of a multitude of languages. Ancient Greek has shed light on GB as GB has shed light on Ancient Greek, from the earliest stages of the theory to its current manifestation as the Minimalist Program (Chomsky 1993, 1995, et seq.). The relationship between t…

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Nikolaos Lavidas, “Government Binding and Greek”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, General Editor: Georgios K. Giannakis. Consulted online on 26 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_COM_00000143>
First published online: 2013



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