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
Proceedings of the Fourteenth West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics
This volume presents the proceedings of the fourteenth West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics held at the University of Southern California. This volume is a comprehensive representation of the papers presented at the conference. Topics range from child language to the transitivity of verbs to determiners and context sets and the languages covered range from Cree to Hindi to German. This volume will be of interest to a wide range of linguists covering numerous special interests and fields.