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
Reinhold Aman is a former professor of German at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and author of several books on language. He has been the independent publisher of the journal Maledicta since 1977.