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ISBN-10: 0521807611

ISBN-13: 9780521807616

Edition: 2nd 2001 (Revised)

Authors: Barry J. Blake, S. R. Anderson, J. Bresnan, B. Comrie

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Case is an accessible introduction for students of linguistics to the ways relations between words in sentences are marked in languages. Case is fundamental to the whole system of language.
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Book details

List price: $119.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 9/20/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 248
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Barry J. Blake is Emeritus Professor of Linguistics at La Trobe University. His books include Playing with Words and All About Language .

Problems in describing case systems
Modern approaches to case
Distribution of case marking
Survey of case marking
Life cycle of case systems
Guide to terminology
Guide to further reading