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
'Ellen Brandner & Heike Zinsmeister (eds.), New perspectives on case theory (CSLI Lecture Notes 156). Stanford, CA: Center for the Study of Language and Information, 2003. Pp. ix+373.'