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English I: the maximal syllable size

San Duanmu

in Syllable Structure: The Limits of Variation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199267590
eISBN:
9780191708367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267590.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter investigates the maximal syllable size in English. It shows that given the concepts of a potential V, the affix rule, and complex sounds, the maximal syllable in English is CVX. The ... More


German

San Duanmu

in Syllable Structure: The Limits of Variation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199267590
eISBN:
9780191708367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267590.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter offers an exhaustive analysis of German words in the CELEX lexicon. It shows that given the concepts of a potential V, the affix rule, and complex sounds, the maximal syllable in German ... More


Jiarong (rGyalrong)

San Duanmu

in Syllable Structure: The Limits of Variation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199267590
eISBN:
9780191708367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267590.003.0011
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter analyzes Jiarong, a Tibeto‐Burman language that was thought to be quite unusual in having large onset and coda clusters that violate expected sonority contours. It shows that, given the ... More


Universals Constrain Change; Change Results in Typological Generalizations

Paul Kiparsky

in Linguistic Universals and Language Change

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199298495
eISBN:
9780191711442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298495.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics

This chapter presents an absolute explanation for universal patterns. The following criteria should converge to identify true universals: (1) universals have no exceptions (for what does not arise by ... More


Sonata Form

Floyd Grave and Margaret Grave

in The String Quartets of Joseph Haydn

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195173574
eISBN:
9780199872152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173574.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Centrally important to Haydn's concept of the genre, sonata form's polarities, fluctuating energies, and tensional relationships between themes and sections offered countless opportunities for ... More


Heroic Eleg and Triumphal Epilogue

David Manning

in Vaughan Williams on Music

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182392
eISBN:
9780199851485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182392.003.0077
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter describes in detail the heroic elegy and the triumphal epilogue. The first section consists of a long melody given to the trombone, accompanied by a persistent syncopated figure on the ... More


A Pastoral Symphony

David Manning

in Vaughan Williams on Music

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182392
eISBN:
9780199851485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182392.003.0082
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The mood of A Pastoral Symphony is, as its title suggests, almost entirely quiet and contemplative—there are few fortissimos and few allegros. The only really quick passage is the Coda to the third ... More


Beyond Category: The Complexities of Deaf-Hearing Identity

Irene W. Leigh

in A Lens on Deaf Identities

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195320664
eISBN:
9780199864584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320664.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Chapter 3 addresses the dangers of assuming that a specific deaf identity category fully explains the person. Complexities and nuances are outlined for the following categories: Culturally “hearing,” ... More


Coda: Is It Morphin Time?

David Greetham

in Electronic Text: Investigations in Method and Theory

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198236634
eISBN:
9780191679315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198236634.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The question for a ‘coda’ to a collection the electronic text is whether one might be close to achieving that new norm, whether the brave new world of biomorphs and cybernetics has begun to change ... More


Yes, But

Harlan Lane, Richard C. Pillard, and Ulf Hedberg

in The People of the Eye: Deaf Ethnicity and Ancestry

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199759293
eISBN:
9780199863372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199759293.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Chapters 1 and 2 led to the conclusion that the Deaf-World is an ethnic group. This chapter examines the major challenges to the concept of Deaf ethnicity. The issues are: resistance to assimilation; ... More


Parageneric Spaces: Coda and Introduction

James Hepokoski and Warren Darcy

in Elements of Sonata Theory: Norms, Types, and Deformations in the Late-Eighteenth-Century Sonata

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195146400
eISBN:
9780199850983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195146400.003.0013
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Some sonata movements feature a parageneric space. Everything in the movement that may set up or otherwise alter or frame the presentation of the sonata form is a parageneric space. In such a ... More


Coda

Gregory J. Snyder

in Skateboarding LA: Inside Professional Street Skateboarding

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780814769867
eISBN:
9780814729205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814769867.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter checks in with not only the people who have participated in this book but also the spaces. Nick Tucker, Sebo Walker, and Matt Gottwig are all successful skateboarders now, while famous ... More


Mind and Body

Eric J. Cassell

in The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780195156164
eISBN:
9780199999880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156164.003.0013
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine and Older People

This chapter discusses and examines the question: how does the mind act on the body? It presents a thesis that pertains to meanings and the things people do, the former being essential to the latter. ... More


Syllable structure and phonotactics

Kristján Árnason

in The Phonology of Icelandic and Faroese

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199229314
eISBN:
9780191728464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199229314.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

The chapter focuses on syllable structure and phonotactics, starting with Icelandic and discussing the motivation for assuming the syllable and subsyllabic constituents as structural entities. Among ... More


Evolution in Space, Time, and Form: Beyond Centers of Origin, Dispersal, and Adaptation

Michael Heads

in Molecular Panbiogeography of the Tropics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520271968
eISBN:
9780520951808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520271968.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter extends the discussion past the factors of space and time to include evolution in form. The critique of the center of origin-adaptation-dispersal (CODA) model that is presented here ... More


GARY CARPENTER (b. 1951)Love’s Eternity: Five Songs of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (2006): Texts by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Jane Manning

in Vocal Repertoire for the Twenty-First Century, Volume 2: Works Written From 2000 Onwards

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780199390960
eISBN:
9780199391011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199390960.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Popular

This chapter studies Gary Carpenter’s Love’s Eternity (2006). Carpenter admits that this work is quite different from anything else in his output. It was first conceived as part of a radio programme ... More


JOEL FEIGIN (b. 1951)Two Songs from ‘Twelfth Night’ (2013): Text by William Shakespeare

Jane Manning

in Vocal Repertoire for the Twenty-First Century, Volume 2: Works Written From 2000 Onwards

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780199390960
eISBN:
9780199391011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199390960.003.0024
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Popular

This chapter focuses on Joel Feigin’s Two Songs from ‘Twelfth Night’ (2013). This is but a small and relatively simple example of Feigin’s work, which embraces a great variety of styles and genres, ... More


ANTHONY RITCHIE (b. 1960)Two Pantoums (2005): Text by Cilla McQueen

Jane Manning

in Vocal Repertoire for the Twenty-First Century, Volume 2: Works Written From 2000 Onwards

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780199390960
eISBN:
9780199391011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199390960.003.0059
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Popular

This chapter explores Anthony Richie’s Two Pantoums (2005). In this piece, each of Cilla McQueen’s strikingly resonant texts, one commissioned specially, takes the form of a pantoum. This is Malay in ... More


Coda: Still Seeking “Hopewell”

N’omi B. Greber

in Hopewell Settlement Patterns, Subsistence, and Symbolic Landscapes

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034553
eISBN:
9780813039190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034553.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The concluding chapter tries to compose a coda for the chapters and conversations by different scholars contained in this book adding to the view of “Hopewell.” This coda is an ending rather than ... More


Introduction

Rebecca Treiman

in Title Pages

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062199
eISBN:
9780197560143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062199.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Early Childhood and Elementary Education

To be literate, people must be able to read and to write. There has been a large amount of research on the first aspect of literacy, reading. We now know a good deal ... More


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