Bibliography on possessives and related problems

 

I was working on this bibliography in 2000-2002, and a version of it could be found on some website of mine which disappeared long ago. In fact, now I even cannot find the last version of the bibliography. If it is of any use for you, you are welcome!

 

The references have not been checked. Hopefully, those marked as 'to appear' or 'in press' or 'forthc.' were published years ago.

 

 

Abney, Steven P. (1987) The English Noun Phrase in its Sentential Aspect. PhD diss., MIT, Cambridge.

Aikhenvald, Alexandra Y. (1994) Classifiers in Tariana. Anthropological Linguistics 36 (4), 407-465.

Alexiadou, Artemis and Chris Wilder (eds). 1998. Possessors, Predicates and Movement in the Determiner Phrase. Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Co.

Alieva, Natalia F. (1992) Malay and Cham possession compared. Oceanic Linguistics 31 (1), 13-21.

Allen, Cynthia L. (1998) Loss of the postnominal genitive in English. In Proceedings of Australian Linguistic Society'98.

Allen, Sidney (1964) Transitivity and possession. Language 40:337-43.

Anderson, John M. (1979) Serialization, dependency, and the syntax of possessives in Moru. Studia Linguistica 33 (1), 1-25.

Anderson, Mona (1978) NP preposing in noun phrases. Proceedings of NELS 8, 12-21.

Anderson, Mona (1979) Noun Phrase Structure. Ph.D. dissertation,University of Connecticut, Storrs.

Anderson, Mona (1983) Prenominal genitive NPs. The Linguistic Review 3, 1-24.

Anschutz, Arlea (1997) How to choose a possessive noun phrase construction in four easy steps. Studies in Language 21 (1), 1-36.

Antal, L. (1964) The possessive form of the Hungarian noun. Linguistics 3, 50-61.

Arregui-Urbina, Karlos (1998) Double genitives in English. Handout of talk given in MIT, 29 January.

Asmah Hj. Omar (1974) The possessive phrase in the Western Austronesian languages. Oceanic Linguistics 13, 391-407.

Authier, Jean-Marc (1990) Null subjects in the DP, and Inalienable construal in French. In Proceedings of WCCFL 9, Chicago, 15-28.

Authier, Jean-Marc (1992) Is French a null subject language in the DP? Probus 4, 1-16.

Auwera, Johan van der (1990) De structuur van de term. PhD diss. Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen.

Baauw, Sergio (1996) Constructions of Inalienable Possession: The Role of Inflectional Morphology. In C. Cremers & M. den Dikken (eds.), Linguistics in the Netherlands, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam/Philadelphia.

Bach, Emmon (1968) Nouns and noun phrases. In In E.Bach & R.T.Harms (eds.), Universals in Linguistic Theory, New York etc.: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 90-122.

Bahr, Donald M. (1986) Pima-Papago -ga 'alienability'. IJAL 52 (2), 161-171.

Balhorn, Mark Gerard (1992) The Representation of English Genitives. University of Wisconsin PhD Diss.

Barker, Chris (1992) Group terms in English: Representing groups as atoms. Journal of Semantics 9 (1), 69-93.

Barker, Chris (1995) Possessive Descriptions. CSLI Pub.

Barker, Chris (1998) Partitives, double genitives, and anti-uniqueness. Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 16, 679-717.

Barker, Chris (1999) Temporary Accommodation: I am the oldest of my siblings. Studies in the Linguistic Sciences 29 (1).

Barker, Chris (2000) Definite Possessives and Discourse Novelty. To appear in Theoretical Linguistics.

Barker, Chris & David Dowty (1993) Non-verbal Thematic Proto-Roles. In A.Schafer (ed.), Proceedings of NELS 23, vol. 1, GSLA, Amherst, 49--62

Barker, Chris & Maria Polinsky (1998) Review of Taylor 1996. Language 74 (4), 838-843.

Beck, David (1997) Patterns of nominalization in Bella Coola and Lushootseed. Poster presented at the 1997 International Cognitive Linguistics Conference.

Becker, Misha (1997) Acquiring a Grammar with Covert Head Incorporation: The Case of Have as a Complex Verb. M.A. Thesis, UCLA.

Benton, R.A. (1968) Numeral and attributive classifiers in Trukese. Oceanic Linguistics 7 (2), 104-146.

Bhatt, Christa (1990) Die syntaktische Struktur der Nominalphrase im Deutschen. Tuebingen: Gunter Narr Verlag.

Bhattacharya, Tanmoy (1998) DP-internal NP-movement. UCL Working Papers in Linguistics 10.

Bhattacharya, Tanmoy (1999) Specificity in the Bangla DP. In Rajendra Singh (ed.), Yearbook of South Asian Language and Linguistics, vol 2, New Delhi/ London: Sage Publications, 71-99.

Bhattacharya, Tanmoy (1999) Kinship inversion in Bangla. Papers in Linguistics from the University of Manchester 7, 143-156.

Bird, Charles S. (1972) The Syntax and Semantics of Possession in Bambara. Bloomington, Indiana University Linguistic Club.

Bisang, Walter (1999) Classifiers in East and Southeast Asian languages: counting and beyond. In J.Gvozdanović (ed.), Numeral Types and Changes Worldwide, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 113-185.

Blake, Barry J. (1984) Problems for possessor ascension: some Australian examples. Linguistics 22, 437-453.

Boeder, Winfried (1980) 'Haben' in den Kartwelsprachen. In C.Lehmann & G.Brettschneider (hrsg.), Wege zur Universalienforschung, Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 207-217.

Bolkestein, Machtelt (1983) Genitive and dative possessors in Latin. In S.C.Dik (ed.), Advances in Functional Grammar, Dordrecht: Foris, 55-91.

Borer, Hagit (1999) Deconstructing the construct. In K. Johnson and I. Roberts (eds.), Beyond Principles and Parameters, Kluwer, Dordrecht.

Borschev, Vladimir & Barbara H. Partee (1999) Semantic types and the Russian genitive modifier construction. In K.Dziwirek et al. (eds.), Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics 1: The Seattle Meeting 1998, Ann Arbor: Michigan Slavic Publishers.

Bouma, Gosse (1999) Review of Zlatić 1997. Glot International, 1999.

Broekhuis, Hans & Leonie Cornips (1997) Inalienable possession in locational constructions. Lingua 101, 185-209.

Broekhuis, Hans, Leonie Cornips, & M. de Wind (1996) Inalienable possession in locational constructions: an apparent problem. In C.Cremers, M.den Dikken (eds.), Linguistics in the Netherlands 1996, Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 37-48.

Brugman, Claudia (1988) The Syntax and Semantics of HAVE and Its Complements. PhD diss., Univ. of California, Berkeley.

Buckley, Eugene (1989). The Alsea noun phrase. Kansas Working Papers in Linguistics: Studies in Native American Languages V, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 20-36.

Burton, S.C. (1997) Past tense on nouns as death, destruction, and loss. In Proceedings of NELS 27, 65-77.

Cardinaletti, Anna & Giuliana Giusti (1991) Partitive ne and the QP-hypothesis. A case study. In E.Fava (ed.), Proceedings of the XVII Meeting og Generative Grammar, Rosenberg & Sellier, 121-141.

Chappell, Hillary and William McGregor (1989) Alienability, inalienability and nominal classification. BLS 15, 24-36.

Chappell, Hillary and William McGregor (eds.) (1996) The grammar of inalienability. A typological perspective on body part terms and the part-whole relation. (Empirical approaches to languages typology, 14.) Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Chomsky, Noam (1970) Remarks on nominalizations. In R.A.Jacobs & P.S.Rosenbaum (eds.), Readings in English Transformational Grammar, Waltham etc.

Chung, Chan (1993) A Lexical Approach to Inalienable Possession Constructions in Korean. In A. Kathol and C. J. Pollard (eds.), Papers in Syntax, (OSU Working Papers in Linguistics 42), Ohio State University: Department of Linguistics, 46-87.

Clark, Eve V. (1978) Locationals: existential, locative, and possessive constructions. In J. Greenberg et al. (eds.). Universals of Human Language., 4: Syntax. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 85-126.

Corbett, Greville G. (1987) The morphology/syntax interface: Evidence from possessive adjectives in Slavonic. Language 63, 299-345.

Corbett, Greville G. (1995) Slavonic's closest approach to Suffixaufnahme: The possessive adjective. In Plank, Frans (ed.), 265 - 282.

Croft, William (1988) Agreement vs. case marking and direct objects. In M.Barlow & C.A.Ferguson (eds.), Agreement in Natural Languages: Approaches, Theories, Descriptions, Stanford, CSLI.

Crowley, Terry (1985) Common noun phrase marking in Proto-Oceanic. Oceanic Linguistics 24, 135-193.

Cruse, D.A. (1986) Lexical Semantics. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.

Csúri, P. (1989) The NE construction in Marathi and the genitive. Ms. Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass.

Dahan Netzer, Yael & Michael Elhadad (1999) Bilingual Hebrew-English Generation of Possessives and Partitives: Raising the Input Abstraction Level. Proceedings of the 37th meeting of the ACL, Maryland, 144--151.

Dahl, Oesten & Kari Fraurud. DEFTYP - A typological study of definite determiners.

Dahl, Oesten & Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm (1998) Alienability splits and the grammaticalization of possessive constructions. In Papers from the XVIth Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics, University of Turku & Åbo Akademi.

Dahl, Oesten & Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm (to appear) Kinship in grammar. To appear in Dimensions of Possession, ed. Michael Herslund, Irene Baron, and Finn Soerensen. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Danon, Gabi (1996) The Syntax of Determiners in Hebrew. MA thesis, Tel-Aviv University.

Davies, William D. (1984) Inalienable possession and Choctaw referential coding. IJAL 50. 384-402.

Davies, William D. (1997) Relational Succession in Kinyarwanda Possessor Ascension. Lingua 101, 89- 114.

Deane, Paul (1987) English possessives, topicality and the Silverstein Hierarchy. In BLS 13.

Déchaine, Rose-Marie, Teun Hoekstra, & Johan Rooryck (1995) Augmented and non-augmented HAVE. Actes du premier colloque Langues & Grammaire, Paris VIII. ed. by Léa Nash & Georges Tsoulas, 85-101.

Dekker Paul (1993) Existential disclosure. Linguistics and Philosophy 16 (???), 561-587.

Delfitto, Denis, Yves D'Hulst (1995) On the syntax of null possessive anaphors. Recherches de linguistique française et romane d'Utrecht, 14, 13-38.

D'Hulst, Yves, Martine Coene & Liliane Tasmowski (1997) On the syntax of Romanian possessor phrases. Revue roumaine de linguistique 42:3/4, 149-166.

Dimitrova-Vulchanova, Mila & Giuliana Giusti (1998) Possessors in the bulgarian DP. In M. Dimitrova-Vulchanova & L. Hellan (eds.), Topics in South Slavic Syntax and Semantics, Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 163-192.

Dimitrova-Vulchanova, Mila & Giuliana Giusti (1998) Fragments of Balkan Nominal Structure. In Alexiadou & Wilder, 333-360.

Dixon, Robert M.W. (1969) Relative clauses and possessive phrases in two Australian languages. Language 45: 35 - 44.

Dobrovie-Sorin, Carmen (2000) (In)definiteness spread: from Romanian Genitives to Hebrew Construct State Nominals. In V. Motapanyane (ed), Comparative Studies in Romanian Syntax, John Benjamins, Amsterdam.

Dobrovie-Sorin, Carmen (2000) De la syntaxe à l'interprétation, de Milner (1982) à Milner (1995): le génitif.

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Dotter, Franz & Manfred Strieder (1988) Zur typologischen Korrelation 'Adposition - Position des Genitivs zum Kopfnomen'. Papiere zur Linguistik 38 (1), 51-60.

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Duffield, Nigel (1996) On Structural Invariance and Lexical Diversity in VSO languages: Arguments from Irish noun-phrases.In R. Borsley & I. Roberts (eds) The Syntax of the Celtic Languages, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 314-330.

Durieux, Frank (1990) The Meaning of the Specifying Genitive in English. Antwerp Papers in Linguistics 66. Antwerp: Departement of Linguistics.

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Engelhardt, Miriam & Helen Trugman (1998) D as a source of adnominal genitive in Russian. In Z. Boškovic, S.Franks, & W.Snyder (eds.), Proceedings of FASL 6, Ann Arbor, Michigan Slavic Pub., 114-133.

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Facundes, Sidney da S. (1995) Possession and unpossession in Apurina (Maipure, Arawakan). In Proceedings of Language South of the Rio Bravo, A Parasession to the 1995 Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America.

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Fiva, Toril (1987) Possessor Chains in Norwegian. Oslo: Novus Forlag.

Foley, William A. (1980) Towards a universal typology of the noun phrase. Studies in Language 4 (2), 171-199.

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Frosch, Helmut (1998) Attributive Genitive: kategoriale, semantische und pragmatische Aspekte. Sprachtheorie und germanistische Linguistik 8(1), 5-26.

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