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Carnie, Andrew (2006) Syntax: A Generative Introduction. 2nd Edition. Wiley-Blackwell

**Note this edition is no longer in print or supported. Please buy the 4th edition**



Building on the success of the bestselling first edition, the second edition of Carnie's Syntax provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major issues in Principles and Parameters syntactic theory, including phrase structure, the lexicon, case theory, movement, and locality conditions.

  • Includes new and extended problem sets in every chapter, all of which have been annotated for level and skill type

  • Features three new chapters on advanced topics including vP shells, object shells, control, gapping and ellipsis and an additional chapter on advanced topics in binding

  • Offers a brief survey of both Lexical-Functional Grammar and Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar

  • Succeeds in strengthening the reader's foundational knowledge, and prepares them for more advanced study

  • Supported by an instructor's manual and online resources, including Powerpoint slides and problem sets.

ISBN: 1405133848 

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