Editorial: Perspectives on Nordic phonology


  • Miguel Vázquez-Larruscaín University of South-Eastern Norway
  • Islam Youssef University of South-Eastern Norway




Nordic phonology, Autosegmental Metrical Optimality Theory, FiNo 2020


In this editorial, we first offer a glimpse of the scope and traditions of studying phonology in the Nordic countries and how these are mirrored in the aims of FiNo and the topics presented at its 2020 workshop. We then summarize the individual contributions to the volume, showing how they connect nicely with an overarching frame­work, which we call ‘Autosegmental Metrical Optimality Theory’.


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