LINGUIST List 14.1232

Thu May 1 2003


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  1. linguistlist reviews, AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


Date: Thu, 1 May 2003 00:06:27 -0400 (EDT)
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Androutsopoulos, Ion (2002) Exploring Time, Tense and Aspect in Natural
Language Database Interfaces, John Benjamins Publishing Company,
Natural Language Processing 6.
 Announced at

Blackwell, Sarah E. (2003) Implicatures in Discourse: The Case of
Spanish NP Anaphora, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Pragmatics &
Beyond New Series 105.
 Announced at

Chomsky, Noam (2002) Cartesian Linguistics: A Chapter in the History
of Rationalist Thought, 2nd ed., Cybereditions Corporation, edited,
with an Introduction, by James McGilvray.
 Announced at

Epstein, Samuel David and T. Daniel Seely (2002) Derivation and
Explanation in the Minimalist Program, Blackwell Publishing, Generative
Syntax 6.
 Announced at

Franklin, Simon (2002) Writing, Society and Culture in Early Rus, c.
950-1300. Cambridge University Press.
 Announced at

Gross, Alan G., Joseph E. Harmon and Michael Reidy, ed. (2002)
Communicating Science: The Scientific Article from the 17th Century to
the Present, Oxford University Press.
 Announced at

Hayashi, Makoto (2003) Joint Utterance Construction in Japanese
Conversation, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Studies in Discourse
and Grammar, 12.
 Announced at

Jackendoff, Ray, Paul Bloom, and Karen Wynn (2002) Language, Logic, and
Concepts, MIT Press, xxviii+470pp, paperback ISBN 0-262-60046-3
 Announced at

Kautzsch, Alexander (2002) The Historical Evolution of Earlier African
American English: An Empirical Comparison of Early Sources, Mouton de
Gruyter, Topics in English Linguistics 38.
 Announced at

Ladd, Paddy, ed. (2003) Understanding Deaf Culture: In Search of
Deafhood, Multilingual Matters.
 Announced at

Lewis, Geoffrey (2002) The Turkish Language Reform: A Catastrophic
Success, Oxford University Press.
 First ed. announced at

Marten, Lutz J. (2002) At the Syntax-Pragmatics Interface: Verbal
Underspecification and Concept Formation in Dynamic Syntax, Oxford
University Press, Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics.
 Announced at

Mateas, Michael and Phoebe Sengers (2003) Narrative Intelligence, John
Benjamins Publishing Company, Advances in Consciousness Research 46.
 Announced at

Minkova, Donka and Robert Stockwell, ed. (2002) Studies in the History
of the English Language: A Millennial Perspective. Mouton de Gruyter,
Topics in English Linguistics 39.
 Announced at

Nagle, Stephen J. and Sara L. Sanders (2003) English in the Southern
United States, Cambridge University Press, Studies in English Language.
 Announced at

Pijnenburg, Willy, Arend Quak and Tanneke Schoonheim, ed. (2003) Quod
Vulgo Dicitur: Studien zum Altniederl�ndischen, Rodopi, Beitr�ge zur
�lteren Germanistik 57.
 Announced at

Restle, David and Dietmar Zaefferer, ed. (2002) Sounds and Systems:
Studies in Structure and Change. Mouton de Gruyter, Trends in
Linguistics: Studies and Monographs 141.
 Announced at

Santamar�a Iglesias, Esther (2003) A Spanish Grammar Workbook,
Blackwell Publishing, Blackwell Reference Grammars.
 Announced at

Vig�rio, Marina (2003) The Prosodic Word in European Portuguese,
Mouton de Gruyter, Interface Explorations 6.
 Announced at

Wanzeck, Christiane, ed. (2003) Zur Etymologie lexikalisierter
Farbwortverbindungen: Untersuchungen anhand der Farben Rot, Gelb, Gr�n
und Blau, Rodopi, Amsterdamer Publikationen zur Sprache und Literatur.
 Announced at

Weijer, Jeroen van de, Vincent J. van Heuven and Harry van der Hulst,
ed. (2003) The Phonological Spectrum, Volume I: Segmental Structure,
John Benjamins Publishing Company, Current Issues in Linguistic Theory
 Announced at

Weijer, Jeroen van de, Vincent J. van Heuven and Harry van der Hulst,
ed. (2003) The Phonological Spectrum, Volume II: Suprasegmental
Structure, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Current Issues in
Linguistic Theory 234.
 Announced at


Achiba, Machiko (2003) Learning to Request in a Second Language:
A Study of Child Interlanguage Pragmatics, Multilingual Matters,
Second Language Acquisition series.
 Announced at

Boase-Beier, Jean and Ken Lodge (2003) The German Language:
A Linguistic Introduction, Blackwell Publishing.
 Announced at

Carnie, Andrew, Heidi Harley and MaryAnn Willie, ed. (2003) Formal
Approaches to Function in Grammar: In Honor of Eloise Jelinek. John
Benjamins Publishing Company, Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 62.
 Announced at

Coupland, Justine and Richard Gwyn, ed. (2003) Discourse, the Body,
and Identity, Palgrave/Macmillan.
 Announced at

Cotterill, Janet, ed. (2002) Language in the Legal Process, Palgrave/

Cowie, A. P. (2002) English Dictionaries for Foreign Learners: A
History, paperback ed., Oxford University Press.
 Announced at

Cruz-Ferreira, Madalena (2003) The Language of Language: Core Concepts
in Linguistic Analysis, Prentice Hall, x+163pp, paperback
ISBN 981-244-509-9.
 Not yet announced.

Doherty, Monika (2002) Language Processing in Discourse: A Key to
Felicitous Translation, Routledge, Routledge Studies in Germanic
Linguistics 9
 Announced at

Fern�ndez, Eva M. (2003) Bilingual Sentence Processing: Relative
Clause Attachment in English and Spanish, John Benjamins Publishing
Company, Language Acquisition and Language Disorders 29.
 Announced at

Fought, Carmen (2003) Chicano English in Context. Palgrave/Macmillan.
 Announced at

Gauker, Christopher (2003) Words Without Meaning, MIT Press, A Bradford
 Announced at

Glaz, Adam (2002) The Dynamics of Meaning: Explorations in the
Conceptual Domain of EARTH, Marie Curie-Sklodowska University Press,
209pp, paperback ISBN 83-227-1995-7, PASE Studies and Monographs 9.
 Not yet announced.

Goddard, Angela (2003) The Language of Advertising: Written Texts,
2nd ed., Routledge, The Intertext series.
 Announced at

Jaszczolt, K. M. and Ken Turner, ed. (2003) Meaning Through Language
Contrast, vol. 1 and 2, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Pragmatics
and Beyond New Series 99-100.
 Announced at

Johnson, Keith (2003) Designing Language Teaching Tasks. Palgrave/
 Announced at

Jones, Steven (2002) Antonymy: A Corpus-Based Perspective. Routledge,
Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics 2.
 Announced at

Kavitskaya, Darya (2002) Compensatory Lengthening: Phonetics,
Phonology, Diachronology, Routledge, Outstanding Dissertations in
 Announced at

Kecskes, Istvan (2003) Situation-Bound Utterances in L1 and L2, Mouton
de Gruyter, Studies on Language Acquisition 19.
 Announced at

Larriv�e, Pierre, ed. (2003). Linguistic Conflict and Language Laws:
Understanding the Quebec Question. Palgrave/Macmillan.
 Announced at

Lasnik, Howard (2003) Minimalist Investigations in Linguistic Theory,
Routledge, Routledge Leading Linguists series.
 Announced at

Law, Vivien (2003) The History of Linguistics in Europe: From Plato to
1600, Cambridge University Press.
 Announced at

MacKenzie, Ian (2002) Paradigms of Reading: Relevance Theory and
Deconstruction. Palgrave/Macmillan.
 Announced at

Maho, Jouni Filip and Bonny Sands (2002) The Languages of Tanzania:
A Bibliography, Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, ix+428pp, paperback
ISBN 91-7346-454-6, SEK 300, Orientalia et Africana Gothoburgensia 17.
 Not yet announced.

Minkova, Donka (2002) Alliteration and Sound Change in Early English,
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Studies in Linguistics 101.
 Announced at

Mugglestone, Lynda (2003) 'Talking Proper': The Rise of Accent as a
Social Symbol, Oxford University Press.
 Announced at

Napoli, Donna Jo (2003) Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Thinking
About Language, Oxford University Press.
 Announced at

Narahara, Tomiko (2002) The Japanese Copula: Forms and Functions.
 Announced at

Plank, Frans (2003) Noun Phrase Structure in the Languages of Europe,
Mouton de Gruyter, Empirical Approaches to Language Typology 20-7
 Announced at

Roach, Peter (2001) Phonetics, Oxford University Press, Oxford
Introductions to Language Study.
 Announced at

Rupp, Laura (2003) The Syntax of Imperatives in English and Germanic:
Word Order Variation in the Minimalist Framework, Palgrave/Macmillan.
 Announced at

Schwabe, Kerstin and Susanne Winkler, ed. (2003) The Interfaces:
Deriving and Interpreting Omitted Structures, John Benjamins Publishing
Company, Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 61.
 Announced at

Shuy, Roger (2002) Linguistic Battles in Trademark Disputes, Palgrave/
 Announced at

Stockwell, Peter (2002) Sociolinguistics: A Resource Book for Students,
Routledge, Routledge English Language Introductions.
 Announced at

Uriagereka, Juan (2002) Derivations: Exploring the Dynamics of Syntax,
Routledge, Routledge Leading Linguists 9.
 Announced at

van Bergen, Linda (2003) Pronouns and Word Order in Old English:
With Particular Reference to the Indefinite Pronoun Man, Routledge,
Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics.
 Announced at

Varga, L�szl� (2002) Intonation and Stress: Evidence from Hungarian,
Announced at

Wakabayashi, Shigenori, ed. (2003) Generative Approaches to the
Acquisition of English by Native Speakers of Japanese, Mouton de
Gruyter, Studies on Language Acquisition 20.
 Announced at

Weiss, Gilbert and Ruth Wodak, ed. (2003) Critical Discourse Analysis:
Theory and Interdisciplinarity, Palgrave/Macmillan.
 Announced at

White, Lydia (2003) Second Language Acquisition and Universal Grammar,
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics.
 Announced at

Williams, Edwin (2003) Representation Theory, MIT Press, Current
Studies in Linguistics 38.
 Announced at

Zhang, Jie (2002) The Effects of Duration and Sonority on Contour Tone
Distribution: A Typological Survey and Formal Analysis, Routledge,
Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics.
 Announced at
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