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
Pragmatics in 2000: Selected Papers from the 7th International Pragmatics Conference
Volume II of proceedings of the 7th International Pragmatics
Conference (Budapest, 9-14 July 2000) will be available as of July 2001, with a relatively small but representative selection from a total of 190 submitted papers (a number which itself represents only a third of the papers presented).
The edition is very limited.