By Carsten Breul, Edward Göbbel
This quantity offers unique comparative and contrastive study into a number of points of knowledge constitution (topic, concentration, contrastivity, givenness, anaphoricity) in addition to into kinds and constructions whose realisation is dependent upon information-structural components (clefts, dislocations, reflexives, null topics, prosodic gains, interrogatives) in a couple of assorted languages (Catalan, English, French, Georgian, German, Hebrew, Hungarian). every one contribution emphasises transformations or commonalities among the languages below research with admire to the realisation of knowledge structural different types or with recognize to the knowledge structural implications of a given shape or constitution. the categorical comparative-contrastive viewpoint of the amount makes a considerable contribution in the direction of a greater figuring out of language particular and common features of knowledge constitution. It increases major questions and offers recommendations for the formal illustration and the practical homes of knowledge structural different types.