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Wed Feb 29 2012

Books: Prosody Matters: Borowsky, Kawahara, Sugahara, Shinya (Eds)

Editor for this issue: Danniella Hornby <>

Date: 27-Feb-2012
From: Janet Joyce <>
Subject: Prosody Matters: Borowsky, Kawahara, Sugahara, Shinya (Eds)
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Title: Prosody Matters Subtitle: Essays in Honor of Elisabeth Selkirk Series Title: Advances in Optimality Theory Published: 2012 Publisher: Equinox Publishing Ltd

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Editor: Toni Jean Borowsky Editor: Shigeto Kawahara Editor: Mariko Sugahara Editor: Takahito Shinya Hardback: ISBN: 9781845536770 Pages: 320 Price: U.S. $ 130 Comment: £80.00

The theory of prosodic hierarchy, proposed and developed by a series of workby Elisabeth O. Selkirk at the University of Massachusett at Amherst, has beenone of the most important areas of research within phonological theory in thepast few decades. This collection of original articles, dedicated to Selkirk,address a number of aspects of the theory using evidence from languages asdiverse as Arabic, Berber, Chadic, Dutch, English, French, German, Japanese,Korean, and Russian.

Linguistic Field(s): Phonology
Written In: English (eng)

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