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
Text Encoding Initiative: Background and Context
Text, Speech and Language Technology
The Text Encoding Initiative was a pioneer effort by dozens of scholars over the world to provide their conclusions concerning the optimal way to consistently and comprehensively encode a vast range of text types and features. This work documents the course of the efforts of these scholars. It is an excellent companion to the TEI Guidelines.