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
The Language Game: Papers in Memory of Donald C. Laycock.
This volume is dedicated to the memory of Donald C. Laycock formerly Senior Fellow in the Department of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, The Australian National University who died suddenly in 1988. It contains over sixty contributions by former friends and colleagues. These cover a wide span reflecting Laycock's former interests.