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
Contributions by: Martina Björklund; Frank Brisard; Elizabeth Couper-Kühlen; Roy Harris; Susan Hoyle; Kate Kearns; Luisa Martin-Rojo; Elizabeth Mertz; Jan Nuyts; Susan Petrilli; Branca Telles Ribeiro; Jeanine Treffers-Daller; Sonia Vandepitte; Jonathan Yovel; Maria Zanotto.