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On Sat, 7 May 2016 20:29:10 +0100
And Rosta <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Ewen & van der Hulst (2001), The phonological structure of words

I'd second that one. I'd also recommend

Juliette Blevins. Evolutionary phonology. Cambridge, 2004.

She specifically addresses the question of change and rejects all the
explanations based on "naturalness" and "markedness" in favour of
models based on misperceptions and tolerated variations in articulation.