Publications

2011-2017

Alderete, John and Paul Tupper. 2018. Phonological regularity, perceptual biases, and the role of grammar in speech error analysis . WIREs Cognitive Science 2018;9:e1466. https://doi.org/10.1002/wcs.1466.

Alderete, John and Monica Davies. 2018. Investigating perceptual biases, data reliability, and data discovery in a methodology for collecting speech errors from audio recordings . In press: Language and Speech.

Alderete, John and Paul Tupper. 2018. . In Anna Bosch and S. J. Hannahs (eds.), The Routledge handbook of phonological theory, pp. 360-390. New York: Routledge.

Alderete, John and Alexei Kochetov 2017. Integrating sound symbolism with core grammar: The case of expressive palatalization . Language 93: 731-766. Supplements: spreadsheet with typology sorted by natural class , OTWorkPlace files illustrating factorial typology , factbook of 50 cases of expressive palatalization .

Alderete, John, Amber Blenkiron and Edōsdi (Judy Thompson). 2017. Series shifts and mergers in the obstruent phonology of Tahltan (Northern Athabaskan). To appear: Linguistic Discovery.

Alderete, John and Sara Finley. 2016. Gradient vowel harmony in Oceanic . Featured article in Language and Linguistics 17: 769-796. Data supplement: see for extensive root lists for Samoan, Tongan, Fijian, and Hawaiian; data tables in spreadsheet format .

Alderete, John and Kayleigh MacMillan. 2015. Reduplication in Hawaiian: Variations on a theme of minimal word . Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 33: 1-45. Supplemental materials: data supplement , violation data supplement (OTWorkPlace files) .

Alderete, John. 2015. . In Short ‘schrift for Alan Prince , compiled by Eric Baković. Supplement: .

Blenkiron, Amber and John Alderete. 2015. Reduplication in Rotuman: A curious case of emergent unmarkedness . In Yuchau Hsiao and Lian-Hee Wee (eds.), Capturing phonological shades within and across languages, pp. 266-290. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Supplemental materials: data supplement .

Alderete, John, Paul Tupper, Stefan A. Frisch. 2014. Phonotactic learning without a-priori constraints: Arabic root cooccurrence restrictions revisited . In Andrea Beltrama, Tasos Chatzikonstantinou, Jackson L. Lee, Mike Pham, Diane Rak (eds.), 48th annual meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society, pp. 1-16. Supplemental materials: math supplement .

Alderete, John, Paul Tupper, and Stefan A. Frisch. 2013. Phonological constraint induction in a connectionist network: learning OCP-Place constraints from data . Supplemental materials: data supplement , software supplement . Language Sciences 37: 52-69.

Alderete, John and Mark Bradshaw. 2013. Samoan root phonotactics: Digging deeper into the data . Linguistic Discovery 11: 1-21. Supplemental materials: data supplement .

Kochetov, Alexei and John Alderete. 2011. Patterns and scales of expressive palatalization: Typological and experimental evidence. Canadian Journal of Linguistics 56: 345-376. Supplemental materials: data supplement .

2005-2010

Alderete, John and Alexei Kochetov. 2009. Japanese mimetic palatalization revisited: implications for conflicting directionality .  Phonology 26: 369-388. Supplemental materials: .

Alderete, John. 2009. Exploring recursivity, stringency, and gradience in the Pama-Nyungan stress continuum . In Parker, Steve (ed.), pp. 181-202, Phonological argumentation. Essays on evidence and motivation. London: Equinox Publishing. Supplemental materials: data supplement (violation data) .

Alderete, John. 2008. Using learnability as a filter on computable functions: a new approach to Anderson and Browne’s generalization . Lingua 118: 1177-1220.

Alderete, John and Tad McIlwraith. 2008. An annotated bibliography of Tahltan language materials . In the Northwest Journal of Linguistics 2: 1-26.

Kim, Lan and John Alderete. 2008. Why [h] and aspirated consonants are different in Korean . In the Proceedings of the first International Conference of East Asian Linguistics, Toronto Working Papers in Linguistics 28, pp. 123-136, Toronto: University of Toronto Department of Linguistics.

Alderete, John and Judy Thompson. 2008. James Teit census annotations . Canadian Museum of Civilization, Archives, Ethnology, VI-O-2M, box 173, file 3.

Alderete, John and Stefan Frisch. 2007. Dissimilation in grammar and the lexicon . In Paul de Lacy, (ed.), The Cambridge Handbook of Phonology, pp. 379-398. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Alderete, John. 2005. On tone and length in Tahltan (Northern Athabaskan) . In Sharon Hargus & Keren Rice (eds.), Athabaskan prosody, pp. 185-207. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Supplemental materials: phonetic measurements of 3 tone minimal pairs and duration measurements of 10 length minimal pairs .

Alderete, John and Tanya Bob. 2005. A corpus-based approach to Tahltan stress . In Sharon Hargus & Keren Rice (eds.), Athabaskan prosody, pp. 369-391. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Alderete, John, Adrian Brasoveanu, Nazarré Merchant, Alan Prince, and Bruce Tesar. 2005. Contrast analysis aids the learning of phonological underlying forms . In John Alderete, Alexei Kochetov, and Chung-hye Han (eds.), Proceedings of the 24th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, pp. 34-42. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.

Alderete, John, Chung-hye Han, and Alexei Kochetov (Editors). 2005. Proceedings of the 24th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics . Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.

2001-2004

Alderete, John. 2003. Structural disparities in Navajo word domains: A case for lex-cat faithfulness . The Linguistic Review 20: 111-158. Downloadable: data supplement .

Alderete, John. 2003. Phonological processes: Dissimilation . In William Frawley (ed.), International Encyclopedia of Linguistics, 2nd Edition, pp. 323-324. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Tesar, Bruce, John Alderete, Graham Horwood, Koichi Nishitani, Nazarre Merchant, Alan Prince. 2003. Surgery in language learning . In Gina Garding and Mimu Tsujimura (eds.), Proceedings of the 22nd West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics 22, pp. 477-490. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Crosswhite, Katherine, John Alderete, Tim Beasley, and Vita Markman. 2003. Morphological effects on default stress placement in novel Russian words . In Gina Garding and Mimu Tsujimura (eds.), Proceedings of the 22nd West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, pp. 151-164. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. Supplemental materials: data supplement with experimental items and participant responses.

Alderete, John and Bruce Tesar. 2002. Learning covert phonological interaction: An analysis of the problem posed by the interaction of stress and epenthesis . Report no. RuCCS-TR-72, Piscataway, NJ: Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science.

Alderete, John. Root-controlled accent in Cupeño . 2001. Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 19: 455-501.

Alderete, John. 2001. Dominance effects as transderivational anti-faithfulness . Phonology 18: 201-253.

Alderete, John. 2001. Morphologically governed accent in Optimality Theory . Routledge publishing series, Outstanding dissertations in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.

1995-2000

Alderete, John. 2000. Prosodic faithfulness in Cupeño . In Elena Benedicto (ed.), University of Massachusetts Occasional Papers 20, Indigenous languages, pp. 1-27. Amherst: Graduate Linguistic Student Association

Alderete, John. 2000. The prosodic morphology of iteratives in Jamaican Creole . In Elena Benedicto (ed.), University of Massachusetts Occasional Papers 20, Indigenous languages, pp. 29-50. Amherst: Graduate Linguistic Student Association. [Revised 1993 Masters paper from the University of California, Santa Cruz]

Alderete, John, Jill Beckman, Laura Benua, Amalia Gnanadesikan, John J. McCarthy, and Suzanne Urbanczyk. 1999. Reduplication with fixed segmentism . Linguistic Inquiry 30: 327-364.

John Alderete. 1999. Head dependence in stress-epenthesis interaction . In Ben Hermans & Marc van Oostendorp (eds.), The derivational residue in phonological Optimality Theory, pp. 29-50. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. [Reprinted in John McCarthy (ed.), Optimality Theory in phonology: Selected readings, pp. 215-227. Oxford: Blackwell]

Alderete, John. 1999. Canonical types and noun phrase configuration in Fijian . In Matt Pearson (ed.), UCLA Occasional Papers in Linguistics 21, Proceedings of the third and fourth meetings of the Austronesian Formal Linguistic Association (AFLA III-IV), pp. 19-44. Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Department of Linguistics.

Alderete, John. 1997. Dissimilation as local conjunction . In Kiyomi Kusumoto (ed.), Proceedings of North East Linguistic Society 27, pp. 17-31. Amherst: Graduate Linguistic Student Association. [Reprinted in John McCarthy (ed.), Optimality Theory in phonology: Selected readings, pp. 394-406. Oxford: Blackwell]

Alderete, John. 1995. Faithfulness to prosodic heads . Rutgers Optimality Archive, Report No. 94.

Alderete, John. 1995. Winnebago Accent and Dorsey’s Law . In Jill Beckman, Laura Walsh-Dickey, & Suzanne Urbanczyk (eds.), University of Massachusetts Occasional Papers 18, Papers in Optimality Theory, pp. 21-51. Amherst: Graduate Linguistic Student Association.