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Phonological Explorations: Empirical, Theoretical and Diachronic Issues

Abstract : The 16 papers contained in this volume address a variety of phonological topics from different theoretical perspectives. Combined, they provide an excellent showcase for the diversity of the field. Topics considered include the place of allomorphy in grammar; Dutch clippings; the status of recursion in phonology; the role of contrast preservation in the Grimm-Verner push chain; the phonological specification of Dutch ‘tense’ and ‘lax’ monophthongs; the distribution of English vowels in a Strict CV framework; a dependency-based analysis of Germanic vowel shifts; a Radical CV Phonology approach to vowel harmony; emergentist vs. universalist perspectives on frequency effects in vowel harmony; the representation of Limburgian tonal accents; durational enhancement in Maastricht Limburguish high vowels; constraint conjunction in Mandarin Chinese; lexical tone association in Harmonic Serialism; a constraint-based account of the McGurk effect; a case study of the acquisition of liquids in early L1 Dutch; and the learnability of segmentation in Tibetan numerals.
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Roland Noske, Bert Botma. Phonological Explorations: Empirical, Theoretical and Diachronic Issues. Botma, Bert & Noske, Roland. Netherlands. Mouton de Gruyter, 2012, Linguistische Arbeiten, 978-3-11-029516-0 ; 978-3-11-029517-7 (e-ISBN) ; 0344-6737 (ISSN). ⟨hal-01120076⟩



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