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
Knowledge and Language - Volume 2: Lexical and Conceptual Structure
knowledge and Language
This book addresses the nature of the interface between conceptual and linguistic structure. One of the important challenges facing us is to find a substantive theory of the relation between meanings as linguistic entities and real world entities. This book attempts to provide such a theoretical framework.