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Living on the Edge

28 Papers in Honour of Jonathan Kaye

Ed. by Ploch, Stefan

Series:Studies in Generative Grammar [SGG] 62

DE GRUYTER MOUTON

    149,95 € / $210.00 / £136.50*

    Hardcover
    Reprint 2011
    Publication Date:
    November 2003
    ISBN
    978-3-11-017619-3
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    This collection of papers by an international group of authors honors Jonathan Kaye's contributions to phonology by expanding some of Kaye's ideas to a variety of theoretical topics and languages. The set of ideas discussed or used in this collection includes: empty categories, licensing relationships and constraints, a restrictive two-levelled approach to phonology (without rule ordering or constraint ranking), a restrictive theory of syllabic representation (without the codas constituent and with exclusively binary branching), theories of the phonology-phonetics interface in which phonology is motivated independently of phonetics, and the metatheoretical flaws in a number of widely accepted but rarely questioned views on phonology.

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    Stefan Ploch is Senior Lecturer of Linguistics at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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