The Elementary Syllable Thoery (EST)

The Mother of All Tableaux - Nazarré Merchant

Nazarré Merchant [+-]
Eckerd College, St Petersburg, Florida
Nazarré Merchant is an associate professor of mathematics at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida, and has a Ph.D. in linguistics from Rutgers University.
Alan Prince [+-]
Independent Scholar
Alan Prince has worked on prosody, prosodic morphology, cognitive science of language, and Optimality Theory while teaching at several universities in the United States.


The Elementary Syllable Theory (EST) typology is laid out. It will be studied in the following chapters, providing the examples through which techniques and ideas will be worked out in concrete detail.

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Merchant, Nazarré; Prince, Alan. The Elementary Syllable Thoery (EST). The Mother of All Tableaux. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. Oct 2021. ISBN 9781781798997. Date accessed: 11 Jul 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.38355. Oct 2021

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