Accessible, succinct, and including numerous student-friendly features, this introductory textbook offers an exceptional foundation to the field for those who are coming to it for the first time. * Provides an ideal first course book in phonology, written by a renowned phonologist * Developed and tested in the classroom through years of experience and use * Emphasizes analysis of phonological data, placing this in its scientific context, and explains the relevant methodology * Guides students through the larger questions of what phonological patterns reveal about language * Includes numerous course-friendly features, including multi-part exercises and annotated suggestions for further reading at the end of each chapter
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(249mm x 175mm x 24mm)
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
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Author Biography - Bruce Hayes
Bruce Hayes is Professor of Linguistics at the University of California, Los Angeles. He has published extensively in books and journals, and is the author of Metrical Stress Theory: Principles and Case Studies (1995), and editor (with Robert Kirchner and Donca Steriade) of Phonetically-Based Phonology (2004). His website is available at: www.linguistics.ucla.edu/people/hayes.