24.951 Introduction to Syntax
Introduction to theories of syntax underlying work currently being done within the lexical-functional and government-binding frameworks. Organized into three interrelated parts, each focused upon a particular area of concern: phrase structure; the lexicon; and principles and parameters. Grammatical rules and processes constitute a focus of attention throughout the course that serve to reveal both modular structure of grammar and interaction of grammatical components.
This class has no prerequisites.
24.951 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by D. Pesetsky.
Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 36-372.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
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