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 33rd annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
Proceedings of the Boston University Conference on Language Development
The 33rd annual Boston University Conference on Language Development was held October 31 to November 2, 2008, in Boston, MA. The proceedings contain 51 of the papers presented at the conference, including the keynote paper by Barbara Landau and the plenary paper by Tom Roeper. The two-volume set covers a wide range of research in language acquisition and language development. The complete table of contents can be seen on our web site at http://www.cascadilla.com/bucld33toc.html along with easy on-line ordering.