Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 March 2016

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780198757115

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Optimality Theoretic Syntax, Semantics, and Pragmatics

From Uni- to Bidirectional Optimization

Edited by Géraldine Legendre, Michael T. Putnam, Henriëtte de Swart, and Erin Zaroukian

Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics

  • Includes a comprehensive introduction to unidirectional and bidirectional Optimality Theory
  • Investigates syntax and semantic processes that are less widely studied in the Optimality-Theoretic framework
  • Draws on extensive empirical data illustrating a wide variety of phenomena