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Antinucci, Francesco, Alessandro Duranti and Lucyna Gebert. 1978. Relative clause structure, relative clause perception, and the change from SOV to SVO. Cognition 7 : 145–176.
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An attempt to explain diachronic developments in languages from SOV to SVO, on the basis of the conflicting interaction of structural and perceptual processing principles, in particular with respect to relative clauses.