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An introduction to Harmonic Serialism
Language and Linguistics Compass (2010)
  • John J. McCarthy, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
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This article explains Harmonic Serialism and some of its principal results. It begins (section 2) with an explanation of HS’s basic architecture and some properties that follow from it. It continues with two main types of argument for HS, the need for representations intermediate between underlying and surface (section 3) and HS’s desirable consequences for language typology (section 4). Section 5 concludes.
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John J. McCarthy. "An introduction to Harmonic Serialism" Language and Linguistics Compass Vol. 4 Iss. 10 (2010)
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