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
Anthony R. Davis, Linking by types in the hierarchical lexicon (Studies in Constraint-Based Lexicalism). Stanford, CA: CSLI Publications, 2001. Pp. viii+312.