Livio Gaeta

Associate Professor
Filologia Moderna “S. Battaglia”
Università di Napoli “Federico II”
E-mail: livio.gaeta@unina.it
Page: http://www.docenti.unina.it/gaeta

Fields of interest:

Morphology

Word Formation

Language change

Grammaticalization

Cognitive Linguistics

 

Recent publications:

Livio Gaeta:
“Constituent order in compounds and syntax: typology and diachrony”,
Morphology  18.2, 2008 `2009`, pp. 117–141.

Livio Gaeta e Maria Grossmann (eds.):
Compounds between syntax and lexicon.
Special Issue of Italian Journal of Linguistics 21.1, 2009.

Livio Gaeta e Davide Ricca:
“Composita solvantur: Compounds as lexical units or morphological objects?”, In L. Gaeta & M. Grossmann (eds.), Compounds between syntax and lexicon.
Special Issue of Italian Journal of Linguistics 21.1, 2009, pp. 35-70.

Livio Gaeta:
“On the viability of cognitive morphology for explaining language change”, in Alexander Onysko, Sascha Michel (ed.),
Word Formation from Cognitive Perspectives, Berlin – New York, Mouton de Gruyter, 2010, pp. 75-95.

Livio Gaeta:
“The Invisible Hand of Grammaticalization: West-Germanic Substitutive Infinitive and the Prefix ge-”, in Wolfgang U. Dressler, Dieter Kastovsky, Hans Christian Luschützky and Franz Rainer (eds.),
Variation and Change in Morphology. Selected papers from the 13th International Morphology Meeting, Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2010, pp. 89-105.

Dagmar Bittner, Livio Gaeta (eds.):
Kodierungstechniken im Wandel. Das Zusammenspiel von Analytik und Synthese im Gegenwartsdeutschen, Berlin / New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2010.

Livio Gaeta:
“Polysynthese, Multifunktionalität und die denominalen Adjektive im Deutschen”, in Dagmar Bittner, Livio Gaeta (eds.), Kodierungstechniken im Wandel. Das Zusammenspiel von Analytik und Synthese im Gegenwartsdeutschen, Berlin / New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2010, pp. 99-121.

Livio Gaeta:
“Synthetic compounds. With special reference to German”, in Sergio Scalise e Irene Vogel (eds.),
Cross-Disciplinary Issues in Compounding, Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2010, pp. 219-236.

Livio Gaeta:
“Analogical change”, in Silvia Luraghi, Vit Bubenik (eds.),
Continuum Companion to Historical Linguistics, London & New York: Continuum, 2010, pp. 147-160.