LINGUIST List 13.562

Fri Mar 1 2002


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Message 1: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW -- books

Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2002 09:51:00 -0500 (EST)
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Subject: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW -- books

The following books are available for review on the Linguist List.
If you are interested in reviewing any of these books, please contact
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on LINGUIST, so that you can easily get more information about them.

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Camps, Joaquim, and Caroline R. Wiltshire, ed. (2001) Romance Syntax,
Semantics and L2 Acquisition. John Benjamins Publishing Company,
xii+246pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-078-8, $73.00, Current Issues in
Linguistic Theory 216
 Announced in

Carnie, Andrew (2001) Syntax: A Generative Introduction. Blackwell
Publishers, xv+390pp, paperback ISBN 0-631-22544-7, $34.00,
Introducing Linguistics series
 Announced in

D'Hulst, Yves, Johan Rooryck, and Jan Schroten, ed. (2001) Romance
Languages and Linguistic Theory 1999. John Benjamins Publishing
Company, viii+406pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-131-8, $86.00, Current
Issues in Linguistic Theory 221
 Announced in

Guasti, Maria Theresa (2002) Language Acquisition: The Growth of
Grammar. MIT Press, xv+474pp, hardback ISBN 0-262-07222-X, $55.00
(A Bradford Book)
 Announced in

Langbroek, Erika, Arend Quak, Annelies Roeleveld, and Paula Vermeyden,
ed. (2001) Amsterdamer Beitr�ge zur �lteren Germanistik. Rodopi, 289pp,
paperback ISBN $51.50, EUR55,00

Weijer, Jeroen van de, and Tetsuo Nishihara, ed. (2001) Issues in
Japanese Phonology and Morphology. Mouton de Gruyter, viii+399pp,
hardback ISBN 3-11-016958-4, Studies in Generative Grammar 51
 Announced in

Boyd, Sally, and Leena Huss, ed. (2001) Managing Multilingualism in a
European Nation-State: Challenges for Sweden. Multilingual Matters,
86pp, hardback ISBN 1-85359-558-6, GBP 26.00

Chappell, Hilary, ed. (2001) Sinitic Grammar: Synchronic and Diachronic
Perspectives. Oxford University Press, xxviii+397pp, hardback ISBN
 Announced in

Dahl, �sten, and Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm, ed. (2001) Circum-Baltic
Languages, Volume 1: Past and Present. John Benjamins Publishing
Company, xii+359pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-020-6, Studies in Language
Companion Series, 54
 Announced in

Dahl, �sten, and Marianne Koptjevskaja-Tamm, ed. (2001) Circum-Baltic
Languages, Volume 2: Grammar and Typology. John Benjamins Publishing
Company, xx+761pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-042-7, $90.00, Studies in
Language Companion Series, 55
 Announced in

Danon-Boileau, Laurent (2001) The Silent Child: Bringing Language to
Children Who Cannot Speak. Oxford University Press, x+188pp, hardback
ISBN 0-19-823786-3, $25.00

Davidson, Donald (2001) Essays on Actions and Events, 2nd Edition.
Oxford University Press, xxii+324pp, paperback ISBN 0-19-924627-0,
$21.95 (1st ed., 1980)

Dupoux, Emmanuel, ed. (2002) Language, Brain, and Cognitive
Development. MIT Press, xvi+541pp, hardback ISBN 0-262-04197-9, $55.00

Eckert, Penelope, and John R. Rickford, ed. (2001) Style and
Sociolinguistic Variation. Cambridge University Press, xvi+341pp,
hardback ISBN 0-521-59191-0
 Announced in

Ernst, Thomas (2002) The Syntax of Adjuncts. Cambridge University
Press, xii+555pp, hardback ISBN 0-521-77134-X. Cambridge Studies in
Linguistics, 96
 Announced in

F�nagy, Ivan (2001) Languages Within Language: An Evolutive Approach.
John Benjamins Publishing Company, xiv+828pp, hardback ISBN
1-55619-038-7, Foundations of Semiotics, 3
 Announced in

Ghini, Mirco (2001) Asymmetries in the Phonology of Miogliola. Mouton
de Gruyter, xvi+267pp, hardback ISBN 3-11-017090-6, Studies in
Generative Grammar, 60

Ginzburg, Jonathan, and Ivan A. Sag (2000) Interrogative
Investigations: The Form, Meaning, and Use of English Interrogatives.
CSLI Publications, xii+449pp, paperback ISBN 1-57586-278-6, $30.00,
CSLI Lecture Notes, 23
 Announced in

Gramley, Stephan (2001) The Vocabulary of World English. Oxford
University Press, xiv+323pp, paperback ISBN 0-340-71072-8, $21.95,
The English Language Series

Gussmann, Edmund (2002) Phonology: Analysis and Theory. Cambridge
University Press, xiv+234pp, hardback ISBN 0-521-57409-9
 Announced in

Hall, T. Allen, ed. (2001) Distinctive Feature Theory. Mouton de
Gruyter, vii+372pp, hardback ISBN 3-11-017033-7, EUR 78,00, Phonology
and Phonetics, 2
 Announced in

Hardin, Karol J. (2001) Pragmatics of Persuasive Discourse in Spanish
Television Advertising. SIL International, viii+234pp, paperback ISBN

Harkins, Jean, and Anna Wierzbicka, ed. (2001) Emotions in
Crosslinguistic Perspective. Mouton de Gruyter, vi+421pp, hardback ISBN
3-11-017064-7, Cognitive Linguistic Research 17
 Announced in

Herschensohn, Julia, Enrique Mall�n, and Karen Zagona, ed. (2001)
Features and Interfaces in Romance: Essays in Honor of Heles Contreras.
John Benjamins Publishing Company, xiv+302pp, hardback ISBN
1-58811-181-4, $86.00, Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 222
 Announced in

Hinkel, Eli (2001) Second Language Writers' Text, Lawrence Erlbaum
Associates, xvi+370pp, paperback ISBN 0-8058-4033-8, $39.95

Ifantidou, Elly (2001) Evidentials and Relevance. John Benjamins
Publishing Company, x+225pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-302-X, $73.00,
Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 86
 Announced in

Karan, Mark (2001) The Dynamics of Sango. SIL International, x+151pp,
paperback ISBN 1-55671-122-0

Luzio, Aldo, Susanne G�nthner, and Franca Orletti, ed. (2001) Culture
in Communication. John Benjamins Publishing Company, xv+341pp, hardback
ISBN 1-55619-990-2

Oakes, Leigh (2001) Language and National Identity: Comparing France
and Sweden. John Benjamins Publishing Company, x+305pp, hardback ISBN
1-58811-116-4, Impact: Studies in Language and Society, 13
 Announced in

Ore&scaron;nik, Janez (2001) A Predictable Aspect of (Morpho)Syntactic
Variants. Ljubjana: Slovenska Akademija Znanosti in Umetnosti, 243pp,
paperback ISBN 961-6242-42-3

P�tz, Martin, Susanne Niemeier, and Ren� Dirven, ed. (2001) Applied
Cognitive Linguistics I: Theory and Language Acquisition. Mouton de
Gruyter, xxiv+273pp, hardback ISBN 3-11-017221-6

P�tz, Martin, Susanne Niemeier, and Ren� Dirven, ed. (2001) Applied
Cognitive Linguistics II: Language Pedagogy. Mouton de Gruyter,
xxvi+263pp, hardback ISBN 3-11-017222-4

Reagan, Timothy G., and Terry A. Osborn (2002) The Foreign Language
Educator in Society: Toward a Critical Pedagogy, Lawrence Erlbaum
Associates, xiv+185pp, paperback ISBN 0-8058-3592-X, $24.50

Selting, Margaret, Elizabeth and Couper-Kuhlen, ed. (2001) Studies in
Interactional Linguistics. John Benjamins Publishing Company,
viii+438pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-097-4, Studies in Discourse and
Grammar, 10
 Announced in

Seuren, Pieter A. M. (2001) A View of Language. Oxford University
Press, xxiv+517pp, hardback ISBN 0-19-924481-2

Smith, Norval, and Tonjes Veenstra, ed. (2001) Creolization and
Contact. John Benjamins Publishing Company, vi+322pp, hardback ISBN
1-58811-111-3, $100, Creole Language Library Volume, 23
 Announced in

Sorjonen, Marja-Leena (2001) Responding in Conversation: A Study of
Response Particles in Finnish. John Benjamins Publishing Company,
x+330pp, hardback ISBN 1-55619-948-1, Pragmatics & Beyond New Series,
 Announced in

Steedman, Mark (2002) The Syntactic Process. MIT Press, x+330pp,
paperback ISBN 0-262-19420-1, $19.95 (hardback ed., 2000)
 Announced in

Verhoeven, Ludo, and Sven Str�mqvist, ed. (2001) Narrative Development
in a Multilingual Context. John Benjamins Publishing Company, vi+430pp,
hardback ISBN 1-58811-098-2, Studies in Bilingualism, 23
 Announced in
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