What OT constraint favors autosegmental spreading? Existing proposals for the pro-spreading markedness constraint make implausible typological predictions. This paper presents a new proposal that depends on Harmonic Serialism to avoid those unwanted predictions.
McCarthy, John J., "Harmony in harmonic serialism" (2009). Linguistics Department Faculty Publication Series. 41.
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