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Title: What is Morphology?
Written By: Mark Aronoff
Kirsten Fudeman
Series Title: Fundamentals of Linguistics

What is Morphology? is a concise and critical introduction to the central
ideas of morphology that equips readers with the skills to analyze a wealth
of classic morphological issues.

- Provides a concise and critical introduction to the central ideas and
perennial problems of morphology.

- Familiarizes the reader with the importance of morphology as a subject of

- Equips students with the skills to analyze a breadth of classic
morphological issues through engaging narration and by direct example.

- Includes detailed discussion of the complex morphology of one West
African language, Kujamaat Joola.

- Features useful exercises at the end of each chapter.

Publication Year: 2005
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Subject Language(s): Jola-Fonyi
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0631203184
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 280
Prices: U.S. $ 64.95

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0631203192
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 280
Prices: U.S. $ 29.95