The study also highlights the constructs of current linguistic theory, arguing for distinctive features and the notion 'onset' and against some of the claims of Optimality Theory and Usage-based accounts.
The importance of Henk Zeevat's new monograph cannot be overstated. [...] I recommend it to anyone who combines interests in language, logic, and computation [...]. David Beaver, University of Texas at Austin
Proceedings of the 22nd annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
Proceedings of the annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
These proceedings contain 71 papers from November 1997 conference, covering a wide range of areas in language acquisition and language development. The volumes include the keynote address by Annette Karmiloff-Smith and the plenary address by Luigi Rizzi.