LINGUIST List 12.1608

Mon Jun 18 2001


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  1. linguistlist reviews, AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


Date: Mon, 18 Jun 2001 18:11:46 -0400 (EDT)
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Butt, Miriam, and King, Traci Holloway, ed. (2000) Argument
Realization, CSLI Publications, paperback ISBN: 1-57586-266-2,
x+244pp, Studies in Constraint-Based Lexicalism.

Danziger, Eve (2001) Relatively Speaking: Language, Thought,
and Kinship among the Mopan Maya, Oxford University Press,
hardback ISBN: 0-19-509910-9, x+125pp, $65.00.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


Anderson, Ronald James (2000) Ash�ninka Stories of Change,
Summer Institute of Linguistics, paperback ISBN: 1-55671-
102-6, xi+245pp, Publications in Sociolinguistics 4.

Auer, Peter, ed., (1999) Code-Switching in Conversation:
Language, Interaction and Identity, Routledge, paperback
ISBN: 0-415-21609-5, viii+355pp, $32.99.

Baker, Colin (2001) Foundations of Bilingual Education and
Bilingualism, 3rd ed., Multilingual Matters, paperback ISBN:
1-85359-523-3, xii+484pp, GBP 16.95, Bilingual Education and
Bilingualism series.

Beedham, Christopher, ed. (1999) Langue and Parole in
Synchronic and Diachronic Perspective: Selected Proceedings
of the XXXIst Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica
Europaea, 1998, Elsevier Science Ltd., hardback ISBN: 0-08-
043581-5, xi+519pp.

Benson, Phil (2001) Teaching and Researching Autonomy in
Language Learning, Longman, paperback ISBN: 0-582-36816-2,
xii+260pp, GBP 22.99, Applied Linguistics in Action series.

Benua, Laura (2000) Phonological Relations Between Words,
Garland Publishing, hardback ISBN: 0-8153-3810-4, x+271pp,
Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics.

Berg, Thomas (2001) Linguistic Structure and Change: An
Explanation from Language Processing, Oxford University Press,
paperback ISBN: 0-19-829985-0, xiii+336pp, $27.95
(hardback ed. 1998).

Bertolo, Stefan, ed. (2001) Language Acquisition and
Learnability, Cambridge University Press, hardback ISBN: 0-
521-64149-7, viii+247pp, $64.95 (paperback ISBN 0-521-
64620-0, $22.95).

Brinton, Laurel J. (2000) The Structure of Modern English:
A Linguistic Introduction, John Benjamins Publishing,
paperback ISBN: 1-55619-662-8, xxi+355pp, $29.95 (includes

Broe, M., and Janet Pierrehumbert, ed. (2000) Papers in
Laboratory Phonology V: Acquisition and the Lexicon,
Cambridge University Press, hardback ISBN: 0-521-64363-5,

Broeder, Peter, and Jaap Murre (2000) Models of Language
Acquisition: Inductive and Deductive Approaches, Oxford
University Press, hardback ISBN: 0-19-829989-3, ix+291pp,

Byram, Michael, ed. (2000) Routledge Encyclopedia of
Language Teaching and Learning, Routledge, hardback ISBN:
0-415-12085-3, xx+714pp.

Candlin, Christopher, and Neil Mercer, ed. (2001) English
Language Teaching in its Social Context: A Reader,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-24122-7, xiv+352pp,

Crawshaw, Robert, and Karin Tusting, ed. (2000) Exploring
French Text Analysis: Interpretations of National Identity,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-18408-8, xv+224pp,

Cruttenden, Alan (2001) Gimson's Pronunciation of English,
6th ed., Arnold Publishers, paperback ISBN: 0-340-75972-0,

Ehrlich, Susan (2001) Representing Rape: Language and
Sexual Consent, Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-20522-0,

Ellis, Roger (2001) Translation and Nation: Towards a
Cultural Politics of Englishness, Multilingual Matters,
paperback ISBN: 1-85359-517-9, vi+225pp, GBP 19.95, Topics
in Translation series.

Epstein, Samuel David (2000) Essays in Syntactic Theory,
Routledge, hardback ISBN: 0-415-19235-8, 216pp, Routledge
Leading Linguists series.

Floyd, Rick (1999) The Structure of Evidential Categories
in Wanka Quechua, Summer Institute of Linguistics,
paperback ISBN: 1-55671-066-6, 206pp, $29.00, SIL
Publications in Linguistics 131.

Gilbers, Dicky, John Nerbonne, and Jos Schaeken, ed. (2000)
Languages in Contact, Rodopi, hardback ISBN: 90-420-1322-2,
viii+339pp, $64.00, Studies in Slavic and General
Linguistics 28.

Goldsmith, John A., ed. (1999) Phonological Theory: The
Essential Readings, Blackwell Publishers, paperback ISBN:
0-631-20470-9, viii+438pp.

Gregory, Eve, and Ann Williams (2000) City Literacies:
Learning to Read Across Generations and Cultures,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-19116-5, xix+232pp,
Literacies series.

Hall, David R., and Ann Hewings (2001) Innovation in
Language Teaching: A Reader, Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-
415-24124-3, xiv+289pp, $27.95.

Han, Hye-Chung (2000) The Structure and Interpretation of
Imperatives: Mood and Force in Universal Grammar, Garland
Publishing, hardback ISBN: 0-815-33787-6, xiii+263pp,
$60.00, Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics.

Harris, Joyce L., Alan G. Kamhi, and Karen E. Pollock, ed.
(2001) Literacy in African American Communities, Lawrence
Erlbaum Associates, paperback ISBN: 0-8058-3402-8,

Haspelmath, Martin (2001) Indefinite Pronouns, 1st
paperback ed., Oxford University Press, paperback ISBN: 0-
19-829963-X, xvi+364pp, $29.95, Oxford Studies in Typology
and Linguistic Theory.

Hervey, S�ndor, Ian Higgins, Stella Cragie, and Patrizia
Gambarotta (2000) Thinking Italian Translation: A Course in
Translation Method, Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-20681-
2, x+228pp, $27.95.

Kaiser, Stefan, Yasuko Ichikawa, Noriko Koboyashi, and
Hilofumi Yamamoto (2001) Japanese: A Comprehensive Grammar,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-09920-X, xx+636pp,
Routledge Grammars.

Kasher, Asa, ed. (1998) Pragmatics: Critical Concepts, 6
vols., Routledge, hardback ISBN: 0-415-11734-8, xxv+154,
vi+557, v+217, vi+722, vi+490, vi+559pp, Routledge
Critical Concepts.

Kay, Christian J., and Louise M. Sylvester, ed. (2001)
Lexis and Texts in Early English: Studies Presented to Jane
Roberts, Rodopi, paperback ISBN: 90-420-1001-0,
xiii+302pp, $53.00, Costerius New Series 133.

King, Jeffrey C. (2001) Complex Demonstratives: A
Quantificational Account, MIT Press, paperback ISBN: 0-262-
61169-4, xiii+207pp, $18.00, Contemporary Philosophical
Monographs, A Bradford Book.

Krishnamurti, Bhadriraju (2001) Comparative Dravidian
Linguistics: Current Perspectives, Oxford University Press,
hardback ISBN: 0-19-824122-4, xxvi+417pp, $95.00.

Landau, Sidney I. (2001) Dictionaries: The Art and Craft of
Lexicography, 2nd ed., Cambridge University Press, hardback
ISBN: 0-521-78040-3, xvi+477pp, $69.95 (paperback ISBN 0-

Lavoie, Lisa M. (2001) Consonant Strength: Phonological
Patterns and Phonetic Manifestations, Garland Publishing,
hardback ISBN: 0-8153-4044-3, xix+214pp, Outstanding
Dissertations in Linguistics.

Le Goffic, Pierre, ed. (2001) Le pr�sent en fran�ais,
Rodopi, paperback ISBN: 90-420-1324-9, vi+116pp, $21.00,
Cahiers Chronos 7.

Maffi, Luisa, ed. (2001) On Biocultural Diversity: Linking
Language, Knowledge, and the Environment, Smithsonian
Institution Press, hardback ISBN: 1-56098-905-X,

Major, Roy C. (2001) Foreign Accent: The Ontogeny and
Phylogeny of Second Language Phonology, Lawrence Erlbaum
Associates, hardback ISBN: 0-8058-3813-9, ix+211pp, $49.95
(special prepaid price $22.50), Second Language Acquisition
Research: Theoretical and Methodological Issues.

Malrieu, Jean Pierre (1999) Evaluative Semantics:
Cognition, Language and Ideology, Routledge, hardback ISBN:
0-415-19671-9, xii+316pp, $110.00, Routledge Frontiers of
Cognitive Science.

Mar-Molinero, Clare (2000) The Politics of Language in the
Spanish-Speaking World: From Colonisation to Globalisation,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-15655-6, xiii+242pp,
$30.99, The Politics of Language.

M�rquez Reiter, Rosina (2000) Linguistic Politeness in
Britain and Uruguay: A Contrastive Study of Requests and
Apologies, John Benjamins Publishing, hardback ISBN: 1-
58811-015-X, xvii+225pp, $95.00, Pragmatics & Beyond 83.

McLoughlin, Linda (2000) The Language of Magazines,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-21424-6, xii+115pp,

Mercer, Neil (2000) Words & Minds: How We Use Language to
Think Together, Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-22476-4,
xiii+206pp, $16.99.

Murray, John, and Sarah Smyth (2001) Intermediate Russian:
A Grammar and Workbook, Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-
22103-X, x+217pp.

Nuyts, Jan, and Eric Pederson, ed. (1999) Language and
Conceptualization, Cambridge University Press, paperback
ISBN: 0-521-77481-0, viii+281pp, Language, Culture and
Cognition 1 (hardback ed. 1997).

Palmer, Frank R. (2001) Mood and Modality, 2nd ed.,
Cambridge University Press, hardback ISBN: 0-521-80035-8,
xxi+236pp, $64.95, Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics (1st
ed. 1986; paperback ISBN: 0-521-80479-5).

Pountain, Christopher J. (2001) A History of the Spanish
Language through Texts, Routledge, hardback ISBN: 0-415-
18061-9, xviii+341pp.

Reisigl, Martin, and Ruth Wodak (2001) Discourse and
Discrimination: Rhetorics of Racism and Antisemitism,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-23150-7, xiv+298pp,

Ricento, Thomas, ed. (2000) Ideology, Politics and Language
Policies: Focus on English, John Benjamins Publishing,
paperback ISBN: 1-55619-670-9, ix+197pp, $31.95, Impact:
Studies in Language and Society 6.

Roberts, Jane, and Christian J. Kay (2000) A Thesaurus of
Old English, 2 vols., Rodopi, hardback, vol. 1 ISBN: 90-420-
1573-X, xxxvi+719pp, $130.00; vol. 2 ISBN: 90-420-1583-7,
841pp, $150.00, Costerius New Series 131, 132.

Roca, Iggy, and Wyn Johnson (1999) A Workbook in Phonology,
Blackwell Publishers, paperback ISBN: 0-631-21394-5,

Schmid, Carol L. (2001) The Politics of Language: Conflict,
Identity, and Cultural Pluralism in Comparative
Perspective, Oxford University Press, paperback ISBN: 0-19-
513776-0, x+218pp, $19.95.

Sch�nefeld, Doris (2001) Where Lexicon and Syntax Meet,
Walter de Gruyter, hardback ISBN: 3-11-017048-5, vi+332
pp, DM 176.00, Trends in Linguistics 135.

Showalter, Stuart (2001) The Same but Different: Language
Use and Attitudes in Four Communities of Burkina Faso,
Summer Institute of Linguistics, paperback ISBN: 1-55671-
092-5, xi+261pp, Publications in Sociolinguistics 5.

Song, Jae Jung (2001) Linguistic Typology: Morphology and
Syntax, Longman, paperback ISBN: 0-582-31221-3, xix+406pp,
$30.99, Longman Linguistics Library.

Spadaro, Katherine M., and Katie Graham (2001) Colloquial
Scottish Gaelic: The Complete Course for Beginners,
Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-415-20675-8, viii+292pp,
$20.95, The Colloquial Series (with cassette ISBN:
0-415-20677-4, $45.95).

Street, Bryan V., ed. (2001) Literacy and Development:
Ethnographic Perspectives, Routledge, paperback ISBN: 0-
415-23451-4, x+228pp, Literacies series.

Stump, Gregory T. (2001) Inflectional Morphology: A Theory
of Paradigm Structure, Cambridge University Press, hardback
ISBN: 0-521-78047-0, xvi+308pp, Cambridge Studies in
Linguistics 93.

Toohey, Kelleen (2000) Learning English at School:
Identity, Social Relations and Classroom Practice,
Multilingual Matters, paperback ISBN: 1-85359-481-4,

Urbanczyk, Suzanne (2001) Patterns of Reduplication in
Lushootseed, Garland Publishing, hardback ISBN: 0-815-
34042-7, xi+254pp, $65.00, Outstanding Dissertations in

Van Valin, Robert D. (2001) An Introduction to Syntax,
Cambridge University Press, hardback ISBN: 0-521-63199-8,
xvi+239pp, $59.95 (paperback ISBN 0-521-63566-7, $22.95).

Wierzbicka, Anna (2001) What Did Jesus Mean? Explaining the
Sermon on the Mount and the Parables in Simple and
Universal Human Concepts, Oxford University Press,
paperback ISBN: 0-19-513733-7, xiv+509pp, $29.95.

Xu, De Bao (2001) Chinese Phonology in Generative Grammar,
Academic Press, hardback ISBN: 0-12-767670-8, ix+244pp.

Yip, Virginia, and Stephen Matthews (2001) Intermediate
Cantonese: A Grammar and Workbook, Routledge, hardback
ISBN: 0-415-19386-9, xiv+200pp, Routledge Grammars.
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