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 Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Child Language Research Forum
Formally "Papers and Reports on Child Language Development," works included here cover a broad spectrum of structures in language acquisition discussed at the 1992 meeting of the Child Language Research Forum. Papers report on acquisition data from a number of different languages.