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
Permiläisten Kielten Rakenne ja Kehitys
Suomalais-Ugrilaisen Seuran Toimituksia 238
"Permiläisten Kielten Rakenne ja Kehitys" (The Structure and Development of the Permic Languages) is a thorough and detailed comparative overview of the grammar and historical development of the Udmurt and Komi languages.