This book "fills the unquestionable need for a comprehensive and up-to-date handbook on the fast-developing field of pragmatics" and "includes contributions from many of the principal figures in a wide variety of fields of pragmatic research as well as some up-and-coming pragmatists."
Morphologically Governed Accent Theory in Optimality
Alderete examines the influences of morphological factors on stress and pitch accent within Optimality Theory. He argues that two developments in the theory of faithfulness constraints define a typology of morpho-accentual processes. Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics series.