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
Developmental Neurocognition: Speech and Face Processing in the First Year of Life
These are the proceedings of the NATO ARW on Changes in Speech Processing in Infancy, held in France 1992. It was one of the first interdisciplinary meetings to focus on early developmental neurocognition. The contributions cover the latest research on these topics and include some exciting new conceptual advances.