Category: Research (e.g. papers, books)

Shih and Inkelas 2017: Autosegmental Aims in Surface Optimizing Phonology

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1682_shih_1.pdf ROA: 1319 Title: Autosegmental Aims in Surface Optimizing Phonology Authors: Stephanie Shih, Sharon Inkelas Comment: Length: 70 pp Abstract: We develop a novel optimization approach to tone. Its grammatical component consists of the similarity- and proximity-based correspondence constraint

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Kawahara and Lee 2017: Truncation in Message-Oriented Phonology: A case study using Korean vocative truncation

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1680_kawahara_shigeto_1.pdf ROA: 1320 Title: Truncation in Message-Oriented Phonology: A case study using Korean vocative truncation Authors: Kawahara, Shigeto, Lee, Seunghun Comment: To appear in Linguistics Vanguard Length: 15pp Abstract: This paper analyzes the vocative truncation pattern in Korean from

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Kastner and Adriaans 2017: Linguistic Constraints on Statistical Word Segmentation: The Role of Consonants in Arabic and English

From Itamar Kastner URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cogs.12521 Title: Linguistic Constraints on Statistical Word Segmentation: The Role of Consonants in Arabic and English Authors: Itamar Kastner and Frans Adriaans Journal: Cognitive Science Year: 2017 Keywords: Statistical learning; Word segmentation; Arabic; Language acquisition; Morphology Abstract:

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Bakovic (to appear): Review of McCarthy & Pater (eds.), Harmonic Grammar and Harmonic Serialism

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1676_bakovic_1.pdf ROA: 1317 Title: Review of McCarthy & Pater (eds.), Harmonic Grammar and Harmonic Serialism Authors: Eric Bakovic Comment: To appear in Phonology Length: 9 Abstract: Harmonic Grammar and Harmonic Serialism (henceforth HGHS) consists of thirteen chapters addressing matters

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Samek-Lodovici (2017): Prosody-Driven Scrambling in Italian

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1677_vieri_sameklodovici_1.pdf ROA: 1318 Title: Prosody-Driven Scrambling in Italian Authors: Vieri Samek-Lodovici Comment:   Length: 16 pages Abstract: Italian displays a scrambling pattern where the structure of the constituent following a postverbal focus affects which of its components can scramble

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Alber and Prince 2017: The Book of nGX

Direct link: Version 2 ROA: 1312 Title: The Book of nGX Authors: Birgit Alber, Alan Prince Comment: File in form of Excel .xslx workbook, including one optional navigation macro as text. No familiarity with Excel is required. Length: 95pp Abstract: The

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Topintzi and Nevins 2017: Moraic Onsets in Arrernte

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1670_topintzi_1.pdf ROA: 1314 Title: Moraic Onsets in Arrernte Authors: Nina Topintzi, Andrew Nevins Comment: Length: 27pp Abstract: The Australian language Arrernte has been argued by Breen & Pensalfini (1999) and Evans & Levinson (2009) to present a case of

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Dabouis 2017: When Accent Preservation Leads to Clash

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1673_dabouis_1.pdf ROA: 1315 Title: When Accent Preservation Leads to Clash Authors: Quentin Dabouis Comment:   Length: 44pp Abstract: In English, some complex words can display exceptional accent preservation (EAP): they can preserve an accent from their base even when

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Irvine and Dredze 2017: Harmonic Grammar, Optimality Theory, and Syntax Learnability: An Empirical Exploration of Czech Word Order

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1675_ann_irvine_1.pdf ROA: 1316 Title: Harmonic Grammar, Optimality Theory, and Syntax Learnability: An Empirical Exploration of Czech Word Order Authors: Ann Irvine, Mark Dredze Comment:   Length: 26 pages Abstract: This work presents a systematic theoretical and empirical comparison of

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Vago 2017: *VV in Hungarian

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1662_robert_vago_1.pdf ROA: 1311 Title: *VV in Hungarian Authors: Robert Vago Comment: To appear in: Approaches to Hungarian. Vol. 15: Papers from the 2015 Leiden Conference, Harry van der Hulst & Aniko Liptak (eds), 239-251. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2017. This

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