Optimality Theory in Phonological Acquisition

Barlow, Jessica A.; Gierut, Judith A.
December 1999
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec1999, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p1482
Academic Journal
Presents an introduction to the contemporary linguistic framework known as optimality theory (OT). Overview of the premises, predictions and conventional notations of OT; Examination of OT within the context of phonological acquisition; Potential clinical applications and extensions of the theory.


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