In grade school, no one would have ever guessed I'd grow up to become a linguist-- I was the kid who got Cs in French and couldn't produce a trill to save my life! I went to university majoring in civil engineering-- relieved that there was no language requirement for that major. But I ended up switching to geophysics, thinking that it would be less restrictive than engineering, and that it would allow me to spend more time in the mountains (which turned out to be wishful thinking)...Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
This volume is the first in a new working papers series initiated by the Indiana University Linguistics Club and the Department of Linguistics at Indiana University - Bloomington to showcase the research of our students, faculty and alumni. The papers in this volume focus on optimality theoretic phonology and include the articles listed below. *The Parallel Distribution of Aspirated Stops and /h/ in American English (Stuart Davis) *Generational Faithfulness in Hopi Reduplicative Infixation (Tiffany L. Kershner) *A Case of Sympathy in Javanese Affixation (Minkyung Lee) *Extrametricality in English (Youngsung Lee) *Sympathy, Cumulativity, and the Duke-of-York Gambit (John J. McCarthy) *A Sympathy Account of Multiple Opacity in Wintu (Laura Wilbur McGarrity) *On the Role of Segmental Contrasts in the Acquisition of Clusters (Kathleen M. O'Connor)