LINGUIST List 13.96

Thu Jan 17 2002


Editor for this issue: Terence Langendoen <>

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  1. linguistlist reviews, AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 10:14:32 -0500 (EST)
From: linguistlist reviews <>

The following books are available for review on the Linguist
List. If you are interested in reviewing any of these books,
please contact Simin Karimi at:

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If you are interested in more than one book, list them in rank
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If you are selected to review a book, we will mail you a copy
along with further instructions. Reviews must be completed within
six weeks of receipt of the book or the book must be returned.

Please note that we are in the process of catching up with our
winter break backlog. We will be posting another announcement
probably before the end of the month.

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

Featherston, Sam (2001) Empty Categories in Sentence Processing.
John Benjamins Publishing Company, xvi+277pp,hardback ISBN
1-58811-069-9, $86.00, Linguistics Today 43.

Gutierrez-Rexach, Javier, and Luis Silva-Villar, ed. (2001)
Current Issues in Spanish Syntax and Semantics. Mouton de
Gruyter, vi+254pp, hardback ISBN 3-11-016929-0, Studies in
Generative Grammar 53

Lanehart, Sonja L., ed. (2001) Sociocultural and Historical
Contexts of African American English. John Benjamins Publishing
Company, xvii+371pp, paperback ISBN 1-58811-046-X (US),
90-272-4886-9 (Eur), $39.95, Varieties of English Around the
World General Series 27

Mel'cuk, Igor (2001) Communicative Organization in Natural
Language: The Semantic-Communicative Structure of Sentences. John
Benjamins Publishing Company, xii+393pp, hardback ISBN
1-58811-101-6 (US), 90-272-3060-9 (Eur), $86.00, Studies in
Language Companion Series 57

Merchant, Jason (2001) The Syntax of Silence: Sluicing, Islands
and the Theory of Ellipsis. Oxford University Press, xv+262pp,
hardback ISBN 0-19-924373-5, GBP47.50 (paperback ISBN 0-19-924372-7,
GBP18.99), Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics 1

Ada, Alma Flor and Colin Baker (2001) Gu�a para padres y maestros de
ni�os biling�es. Multilingual Matters, xxii+231pp, hardback ISBN
1-85359-511-X, GBP12.95, Parents' and Teachers' Guides 5 (en espa�ol)

Algeo, John, ed. (2001) The Cambridge History of the English Language,
Volume VI: English in North America. Cambridge University Press,
xxxii+625pp, hardback ISBN 0-521-26479-0, US$120.00

Butler, Katharine G., and Elaine R. Silliman (2002) Speaking, Reading,
and Writing in Children with Language Learning Disabilities. Lawrence
Erlbaum Associates, xi+363pp, paperback ISBN 0-8058-3366-8, US$34.95

Bybee, Joan, and Paul Hopper, ed. (2001) Frequency and the Emergence of
Linguistic Structure. John Benjamins Publishing Company, vii+480pp,
paperback ISBN 1-58811-028-1, US$42.95, Typological Studies in
Language 45 (hardback ISBN 1-58811-027-3, US$125.00)

Cenoz, Jasone, Britta Hufeisen, and Ulrike Jessner, ed. (2001) Cross-
linguistic Influence in Third Language Acquisition: Psycholinguistic
Perspectives. Multilingual Matters, 197pp, hardback ISBN 1-85359-549-7,
GBP 29.95, Bilingual Education and Bilingualism 31

Daelemans, Walter, Khalil Sima'an, Jorn Veenstra, and Jakub Zavrel, ed.
(2001) Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands 2000. Rodopi,
204pp, paperback ISBN 90-420-1247-1, US$45.00, EUR48,00.

Gentzler, Edwin (2001) Contemporary Translation, 2nd ed. Multilingual
Matters, xiv+232pp, paperback ISBN 1-85359-513-6, GBP16.95, Topics in
Translation Series 21

Gray, Carol (2001) Mentor Development in the Education of Modern
Language Teachers. Multilingual Matters, vi+234pp, paperback ISBN
1-85359-551-9, US$19.95, Modern Languages in Practice, Volume 18

Hinton, Leanne, and Ken Hale, ed. (2001) The Green Book of Language
Revitalization in Practice. Academic Press, xvii+450pp, paperback ISBN

Ingram, David (2001) Language Centres: Their Roles, Functions and
Management. John Benjamins Publishing Company, viii+241pp, hardback
ISBN 1-58811-094-X, US$82.00, Language International World Directory
Series 5

Jaggar, Philip J. (2001) Hausa. John Benjamins Publishing Company,
xxxiv+754pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-030-3, US$182, London Oriental and
African Language Library 7

Johnstone, Barbara (2001) Discourse Analysis. Blackwell Publishers,
xv+269pp, paperback ISBN 0-631-20877-1, US$34.95

Kiraz, George Anton (2001) Computational Nonlinear Morphology.
Cambridge University Press, xxi+171pp, hardback ISBN 0-521-63196-3,

Kuteva, Tania (2001) Auxiliation. Oxford University Press, ix+209pp,
hardback ISBN 0-19-829974-5, US$70.00

Landers, Clifford E. (2001) Literary Translation: A Practical Guide.
Multilingual Matters, x+214pp, paperback ISBN 1-85359-519-5, GBP 12.95,
Topics in Translation Series 22

Ogawa, Yoshiki (2001) A Unified Theory of Verbal and Nominal
Projections. Oxford University Press, 323pp, paperback ISBN
0-19-514388-4, US$35.00. Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax Series

Olson, David R., and Nancy Torrance, ed. (2001) The Making of Literate
Societies. Blackwell Publishers, xiii+349pp, paperback ISBN
0-631-22743-1, US$34.95

Pleuger, Jan (2001) How to Teach Modern Languages -- And Survive!.
Multilingual Matters, vi+178pp, paperback ISBN 1-85359-542-X, US$
16.95, Modern Languages in Practice Series 17

Richards, Norvin (2001) Movement in Language: Interactions and
Architectures. Oxford University Press, xii+326pp, hardback ISBN
0-19-824117-8, GBP 55.00 (paperback ISBN 0-19-924651-3, GBP 22.99)

Sanders, Ted, Joost Schilperoord, and Wilbert Spooren, ed. (2001) Text
Representation: Linguistic and Psycholinguistic Aspects. John Benjamins
Publishing Company, 363pp, hardback ISBN 1-58811-077-X, US$86.00,
Human Cognitive Processing Series 8

Vanderveken, Daniel, and Susumu, Kubo, ed. (2001) Essays in Speech Act
Theory. John Benjamins Publishing Company, vi+324pp, paperback ISBN
1-55619-836-1, US$31.95, Pragmatics and Beyond New Series 77

Voeltz, F. K. Erhard, and Christa Kilian-Hatz, ed. (2001) Ideophones.
John Benjamins Publishing Company, vii+434pp, hardback ISBN
1-58811-019-2, US$114, Typological Studies in Language 44

Wardhaugh, Ronald (2001) An Introduction to Sociolinguistics, 4th ed.
Blackwell Publishers, viii+408pp, paperback ISBN 0-631-22540-4,

Wennerstrom, Ann (2001) The Music of Everyday Speech: Prosody and
Discourse Analysis. Oxford University Press, xix+317pp, paperback ISBN
0-19-514322-1, US$24.95

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