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Conflicts in grammars
1.1Introduction: goals of linguistic theory
1.2Basic concepts of OT
1.3Examples of constraint interaction
1.4The architecture of an OT grammar
1.5Interactions of markedness and faithfulness
1.6Lexicon Optimization
1.7A factorial typology of markedness and faithfulness
1.8On defining segment inventories
1.9 Conclusion
The typology of structural changes
2.1 Introduction
2.2Nasal substitution and related effects
2.3The typology of *Nh effects
(63) A typology of *Nt effects
2.5Conclusion: a comparison with rule-based theory
Syllable structure and economy
3.1 Introduction
3.2The basic syllable typology
3.4 Generalized Alignment
3.5The quality of epenthetic segments
3.7 Conclusion
Metrical structure and parallelism
4.1 Introduction
4.2Word stress: general background
4.3Case-study: rhythmic lengthening in Hixkaryana
4.4A set of metrical constraints
Southeastern Tepehuan
4.6 Conclusions
Correspondence in reduplication
5.1 Introduction
5.2Reduplicative identity: the constraints
5.3From classical templates to generalized templates
5.4From circumscription to alignment
5.6Overapplication and underapplication in reduplication
5.7Summary of Correspondence Theory
Output-to-output correspondence
6.1 Introduction
6.2Identity effects in truncation
6.3Identity effects in stem-based affixation
6.4The cycle versus base-identity
6.5 Output-to-output correspondence: conclusions
6.5Output-to-output correspondence: conclusions
Learning OT grammars
7.1 Introduction
7.2Learning constraint rankings
7.3Learning the Pintupi grammar of stress
7.4 The learning algorithm: discussion
7.5Learning alternations and input representations
Extensions to syntax
8.2OT and syntax
8.4 Typological consequences
8.5 Conclusions
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Optimality Theory

Optimality Theory

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