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Monkey morpho-syntax and merge-based systems

Luigi Rizzi
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  • Department of Linguistics, University of Geneva, CH-1211 Genève 4, Switzerland
  • University of Siena, Siena, Italy
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Published Online: 2016-07-05 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/tl-2016-0006


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Published Online: 2016-07-05

Published in Print: 2016-07-01

Citation Information: Theoretical Linguistics, ISSN (Online) 1613-4060, ISSN (Print) 0301-4428, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/tl-2016-0006. Export Citation

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