LINGUIST List 12.1134

Wed Apr 25 2001


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  1. linguistlist reviews, AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 15:19:27 -0400 (EDT)
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Belcher, Diane, ed. (2001) Reflections on Multiliterate
Lives, Multilingual Matters, paperback, vii+211 pp.,
ISBN: 1-85359-521-7, GBP19.95.

B�rjars, Kersti, and Burridge, Kate (2001) Introducing
English Grammar, Arnold Publishers, hardback, xiii+311 pp.,
ISBN: 0-340-69172-7, $65.00.

Culicover, Peter W., and Postal, Paul M., ed. (2001)
Parasitic Gaps, MIT Press, hardback, ix+447 pp.,
ISBN: 0-262-03284-8, $55.00.

Deutscher, Guy (2000) Syntactic Change in Akkadian: The
Evolution of Sentential Complementation, Oxford University
Press, hardback, xv+204 pp., ISBN: 0-19-829988-5, $70.00.

Huang, Yan (2000) Anaphora: A Cross-linguistic Study,
Oxford University Press, hardback, xv+396 pp.,
ISBN: 0-19-823529-1, $85.00.

King, Kendall A. (2001) Language Revitalization Processes
and Prospects: Quichua in the Ecuadorian Andes,
Multilingual Matters, paperback, xii+258 pp.,
ISBN: 1-85359-494-6.

Melamed, I. Dan (2001) Empirical Methods for Exploiting
Parallel Texts, MIT Press, hardback, xi+195 pp.,
ISBN: 0-262-13380-6, $32.95.

Singh, Ishtla (2000) Pidgins and Creoles: An Introduction,
Arnold Publishers, hardback, xv+142 pp.,
ISBN: 0-340-70094-7, $65.00.

Aronoff, Mark, and Rees-Miller, Janie, ed. (2000) The
Handbook of Linguistics, Blackwell Publishers, hardback,
xvi+824 pp., ISBN: 0-631-20497-0, $125.00, Blackwell
Handbooks in Linguistics

Ayres-Bennett, Wendy, and Carruthers, Janice (2001) Studies
in the Modern French Language: Problems and Perspectives,
Longman, paperback, xix+406pp., ISBN: 0-582-29346-4,
GBP 30.99, Longman Linguistics Library

Baltin, Mark, and Collins, Chris, ed. (2000) The Handbook
of Contemporary Syntactic Theory, Blackwell Publishers,
hardback, xii+860 pp., ISBN: 0-631-20507-1, $124.95,
Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics

B�joint, Henri (2000) Modern Lexicography: An Introduction,
Oxford University Press, paperback, xii+276 pp., ISBN:

Bresnan, Joan (2000) Lexical-Functional Syntax, Blackwell
Publishers, paperback, x+446 pp., ISBN: 0-631-20974-3,
$34.95, Blackwell Textbooks in Linguistics

Burton-Roberts, Noel; Carr, Philip; and Docherty, Gerard,
ed. (2000) Phonological Knowledge: Conceptual and Empirical
Issues, Oxford University Press, paperback, x+352pp.,
ISBN: 0-19-924577-0, $35.00

Butt, Miriam, and King, Traci Holloway, ed. (2000) Argument
Realization, CSLI Publications, paperback, x+244 pp.,
ISBN: 1-57586-266-2, Studies in Constraint-Based Lexicalism

Cann, Ronnie, Grover, Claire, and Miller, Philip, ed.
(2000) Grammatical Interfaces in HPSG, CSLI Publications,
paperback, xxii+292 pp., ISBN: 1-57586-314-6, Studies in
Constraint-Based Lexicalism 8

Cavedon, Lawrence, Blackburn, Patrick, Braisby, Nick, and
Shimojima, Atsushi, ed. (2000) Logic, Language and
Computation, Volume 3, CSLI Publications, paperback,
xvi+340 pp., ISBN: 1-57586-268-9, CSLI Lecture Notes 111

Chametzky, Robert A. (2000) Phrase Structure: From GB to
Minimalism, Blackwell Publishers, paperback, xi+171 pp.,
ISBN: 0-631-20159-9, $32.95, Generative Syntax

Chomsky, Noam (2000) The Architecture of Language, Oxford
University Press, hardback, xv+89 pp., ISBN: 0-19-564834-X,
$35.00, Edited by Nirmalangshu Mukherji, Bibudhendra
Narayan Patnaik, and Rama Kant Agnihotri.

Cowie, A. P., ed. (2001) Phraseology: Theory, Analysis, and
Applications, paperback ed., Oxford University Press,
paperback, xiv+258pp., ISBN: 0-19-829964-8, $24.95

Danziger, Eve (2001) Relatively Speaking: Language,
Thought, and Kinship among the Mopan Maya, Oxford
University Press, hardback, x+125 pp., ISBN: 0-19-509910-9,

D�rnyei, Zolt�n (2001) Teaching and Researching Motivation,
Longman, paperback, xii+295pp., ISBN: 0-582-38238-6,
GBP 22.99, Applied Linguistics in Action

Duranti, Alessandro, ed. (2001) Linguistic Anthropology: A
Reader, Blackwell Publishers, paperback, ix+493 pp.,
ISBN: 0-631-22111-5, $34.95, Blackwell Anthologies in
Social and Cultural Anthropology

Duranti, Alessandro, ed. (2001) Key Terms in Language and
Culture, Blackwell Publishers, paperback, xvi+282 pp.,
ISBN: 0-631-22666-4, $27.95

Ellis, Rod (1990) Instructed Second Language Acquisition,
7th reprinting, Blackwell Publishers, paperback,
ix+230 pp., ISBN: 0-631-16202-X, $32.95, Applied Language

Hawkins, Roger (2001) Second Language Syntax: A Generative
Introduction, Blackwell Publishers, paperback, xviii+386
pp., ISBN: 0-631-19184-4, $34.95

Hollich, George J., Hirsh-Pasek, Kathy, and Golinkoff,
Roberta Michnick (2000) Breaking the Language Barrier: An
Emergentist Coalition Model of Word Learning, Blackwell
Publishers, paperback, vi+135 pp., ISBN: 0-631-22154-9,
$32.95, Monographs of the Society for Research in Child
Development, 262

Hornstein, Norbert (2000) Move! A Minimalist Theory of
Construal, Blackwell Publishers, paperback, viii+248 pp.,
ISBN: 0-631-22361-4, $34.95, Generative Syntax

Johnson, Keith (2001) An Introduction to Foreign Language
Learning and Teaching, Longman, paperback, ix+336pp.,
ISBN: 0-582-29086-4, GBP 27.99, Learning about Language

Kadmon, Nirit (2001) Formal Pragmatics: Semantics,
Pragmatics, Presupposition, and Focus, Blackwell
Publishers, paperback, xi+430 pp., ISBN: 0-631-20121-1,

Kempson, Ruth, Meyer-Viol, Wilfried, and Gabbay, Dov (2000)
Dynamic Syntax: The Flow of Language Understanding,
Blackwell Publishers, paperback, xii+348 pp.,
ISBN: 0-631-17613-6, $34.95

Kessler, Brett (2001) The Significance of Word Lists, CSLI
Publications, paperback, x+277 pp., ISBN: 1-57586-299-9,
Dissertations in Linguistics

Labov, William (2001) Principles of Language Change, Volume
2: Social Factors, Blackwell Publishers, paperback,
xviii+572 pp., ISBN: 0-631-17916-X, $34.95

Ladefoged, Peter (2000) Vowels and Consonants: An
Introduction to the Sounds of Languages, Blackwell
Publishers, paperback, xxii+191 pp., ISBN: 0-631-21422-7,
$34.95, CD-ROM included

Ledgeway, Adam (2000) A Comparative Syntax of the Dialects
of Southern Italy: A Minimalist Approach, Blackwell
Publishers, paperback, xvi+329 pp., ISBN: 0-631-22166-2,
$29.95, Publications of the Philological Society, 33

Lepore, Ernest (2000) Meaning and Argument: An Introduction
to Logic through Language, Blackwell Publishers, paperback,
xvi+418 pp., ISBN: 0-631-20582-9, $31.95

L�deling, Anke (2001) On Particle Verbs and Similar
Constructions in German, CSLI Publications, paperback,
xiii+178 pp., ISBN: 1-57586-302-2, Dissertations in

Mey, Jacob L. (2001) Pragmatics: An Introduction, 2nd ed.,
Blackwell Publishers, paperback, xiv+392 pp.,
ISBN: 0-631-21132-2, $29.95

Minnen, Guido (2001) Efficient Processing with Constraint-
Logic Grammars Using Grammar Compilation, CSLI
Publications, paperback, viii+255 pp., ISBN: 1-57586-306-5,
Stanford Monographs in Linguistics

Price, Glanville, ed. (2000) Encyclopedia of the Languages
of Europe, paperback ed., Blackwell Publishers, paperback,
xvii+499 pp., ISBN: 0-631-22039-9, $34.95

Price, Glanville, ed. (2000) Languages in Britain &
Ireland, Blackwell Publishers, paperback, xi+240 pp.,
ISBN: 0-631-21581-6, $34.95

Rivero, Mar�a Luisa, and Ralli, Angela, ed. (2001)
Comparative Syntax of Balkan Languages, Oxford University
Press, hardback, 234pp., ISBN: 0-19-512951-2, $49.95,
Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax

Roca, Ana, ed. (2000) Research on Spanish in the United
States: Linguistic Issues and Challenges, Cascadilla Press,
paperback, xiv+450 pp., ISBN: 1-57473-013-4, $32.95

Sainsbury, Mark (2000) Logical Forms: An Introduction to
Philosophical Logic, 2nd ed., Blackwell Publishers,
paperback, vii+424 pp., ISBN: 0-631-21679-0, $29.95

Shohamy, Elana (2001) The Power of Tests: A Critical
Perspective on the Uses of Language Tests, Longman,
paperback, xxvi+182pp., ISBN: 0-582-42335-X, GBP 27.99,
Language in Social Life

Taylor, John R. (2001) Possessives in English: An
Exploration in Cognitive Grammar, Oxford University Press,
paperback, xii+368pp., ISBN: 0-19-829982-6, $35.00

Webb, Vic, and Kembo-Sure, ed. (2001) African Voices: An
Introduction to the Languages and Linguistics of Africa,
Oxford University Press, paperback, xiv+334 pp.,
ISBN: 0-19-571681-7, $19.95

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