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
Papers from the Upenn/mit Roundtable on Argument Structure and Aspect
Contents Are Unaccusatives Aspectually Characterized? (And other related questions) Maya Arad Obligation and Possession Rajesh Bhatt Voice Systems and the Syntax/Morphology Interface David Embick The Basic Elements of Argument Structure Ken Hale And Jay Keyser Licensing in the Non-Lexicalist Lexicon: Nominalizations, Vocabulary Items and the Encyclopedia Heidi Harley And Rolf Noyer Case And Locality in L-Syntax: Evidence from Georgian Martha McGinnis Argument Structure and Antipassivization in Inuit Laura Siegel Events and Aspectual Structure in Derivational Morphology Angeliek Van Hout and Thomas Roeper