LINGUIST List 14.2288

Mon Sep 1 2003

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Message 1: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

Date: Mon, 1 Sep 2003 01:40:56 -0400 (EDT)
From: linguistlist reviews <reviewslinguistlist.org>
Subject: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

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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 pertain to the book(s) you are interested in.
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 * THE FOLLOWING BOOKS WERE PREVIOUSLY LISTED. *
 * WE STILL HAVE A COPY AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW. *
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Beaver, David I. (2001) Presupposition and Assertion in Dynamic
Semantics, CSLI Publications, Studies in Logic, Language and
Information.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-1019.html

Casad, Eugene H. and Gary B. Palmer (2003) Cognitive Linguistics and
Non-Indo-European Languages. Mouton de Gruyter, Cognitive Linguistics
Research 18.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1357.html

de Vaan, Michiel (2003) The Avestan Vowels, Rodopi, Leiden Studies in
Indo-European 12.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1375.html

Dickins, James, S�ndor Hervey and Ian Higgins (2002) Thinking Arabic
Translation, Tutor's Handbook: A Course in Translation Method: Arabic
to English, Routledge.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1695.html

Enfield, N. J. (2003) Linguistic Epidemiology: Semantics and Grammar of
Language Contact in Mainland Southeast Asia, Routledge, RoutledgeCurzon
Asian Linguistics Series.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1696.html

Hauser, Marc D. and Mark Konishi, ed. (2003) The Design of Animal
Communication, MIT Press, A Bradford book (hardback edition published
in 1999).
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1970.html

Hervey, S�ndor and Ian Higgins (2002) Thinking French Translation, 2nd
edition: A Course in Translation Method: French to English, Routledge
(1st ed. 1992). Includes Tutor's Handbook.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1698.html

King, Gareth (2003) Modern Welsh: A Comprehensive Grammar, 2nd ed.,
Routledge (1st ed. 1996).
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1699.html

Kress, Gunther (2003) Literacy in the New Media Age, Routledge,
Literacies series.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1701.html

Lang, Ewald, Claudia Maienborn and Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen (2003)
Modifying Adjuncts, Mouton de Gruyter, Interface Explorations 4.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-820.html

Lassen, Inger (2003) Accessibility and Acceptability in Technical
Manuals: A Survey of Style and Grammatical Metaphor, John Benjamins
Publishing Company, Document Design Companion Series 4.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1587.html

M�ller, Stefan (2002) Complex Predicates: Verbal Complexes, Resultative
Constructions, and Particle Verbs in German, CSLI Publications, Studies
in Constraint-Based Lexicalism.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-184.html

Nevalainen, Terttu and Helena Raumolin-Brunberg (2003) Historical
Sociolinguistics, Longman, Longman Linguistics Library.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1390.html

Pit, Mirna (2003) How to Express Yourself with a Causal Connective,
Rodopi, Utrecht Studies in Language and Communication 17.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1442.html

Rohdenburg, G�nter and Britta Mondorf (2003) Determinants of
Grammatical Variation in English, Mouton de Gruyter, Topics in English
Linguistics 43.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-817.html

Wilkinson, P. R. (2003) Thesaurus of Traditional English Metaphors,
2nd ed., Routledge (1st ed. 1993).
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1706.html

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* THE FOLLOWING BOOKS ARE LISTED FOR THE FIRST TIME. *
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Aceto, Michael and Jeffrey P. Williams (2003) Contact Englishes of the
Eastern Caribbean, John Benjamins, Varieties of English Around the
World G30.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1840.html

Adams, J.N. (2003) Bilingualism and the Latin Language, Cambridge
University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1726.html

Alexiadou, Artemis, Monika Rathert and Arnim von Stechow, ed. (2003)
Perfect Explorations, Mouton de Gruyter, Interface Explorations 2.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1977.html

Bartens, Angela (2003) A Contrastive Grammar: Islander - Caribbean
Standard English - Spanish, Finnish Academy of Sciences and Letters,
Series Humaniora 327.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1766.html

Black, Maria and Shula Chiat (2003) Linguistics for Clinicians. A
Practical Introduction Oxford University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2085.html

Blackings, Mairi and Nigel Fabb (2003) A Grammar of Ma'di, Mouton de
Gruyter, Mouton Grammar Library.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1974.html

Boeckx, Cedric (2003) Islands and Chains: Resumption as Stranding, John
Benjamins Publishing Company, Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 63.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2244.html

Broccias, Cristiano (2003) The English Change Network: Forcing Changes
into Schemas, Mouton de Gruyter, Cognitive Linguistic Research 22.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1975.html

Butler, Christopher S. (2003) Structure and Function: A Guide to Three
Major Structural Functional Theories, Part 1: Approaches to the
Simplex Clause, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Studies in
Language Companion Series 63.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1873.html

Butler, Christopher S. (2003) Structure and Function: A Guide to Three
Major Structural Functional Theories, Part 2: From Clause to Discourse
and Beyond, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Studies in Language
Companion Series 64.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2240.html

Cameron, Deborah and Don Kulick (2003) Language and Sexuality,
Cambridge University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2143.html

Chen, Rong (2003) English Inversion: A Ground-before-Figure
Construction, Mouton de Gruyter, Cognitive Linguistics Research.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1942.html

Clyne, Michael (2003) Dynamics of Language Context. English and
Immigrant Languages Cambridge Approaches to Language Contact Cambridge
University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-616.html

Coene, Martine and Yves d'Hulst, ed. (2003) From NP to DP, Volume 1:
The Syntax and Semantics of Noun Phrases, John Benjamins Publishing
Company, Linguistic Aktuell/Linguistics Today 55.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2245.html

Coene, Martine and Yves d'Hulst, ed. (2003) From NP to DP, Volume 2:
The Expression of Possession in Noun Phrases, John Benjamins Publishing
Company, Linguistic Aktuell/Linguistics Today 56.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2246.html

Collins, James and Blot, Richard K. (2003) Literacy and Literacies:
Texts, Power, and Identity, Cambridge University Press, Studies in the
Social and Cultural Foundations of Language.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-632.html

Crystal, David (2003) English as a Global Language, 2nd ed., Cambridge
University Press (1st ed. 1997).
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2160.html

Curzan, Anne (2003) Gender Shifts in the History of English, Cambridge
University Press, Studies in English Language.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-633.html

Cuyckens, Hubert, Thomas Berg, Ren� Dirven and Klaus-Uwe Panther, ed.
(2003) Motivation in Language: Studies in Honor of G�nther Radden, John
Benjamins Publishing Company, Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 243.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2247.html

Dus^kov�, Libus^e (2003) Dictionary of the Prague School of Linguistics,
John Benjamins, Studies in Functional and Structural Linguistics 50.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1842.html

Dirven, Ren�, Roslyn Frank and Martin P�tz, ed. (2003) Cognitive Models
in Language and Thought: Ideology, Metaphors, and Meanings, Mouton de
Gruyter, Cognitive Linguistics Research 24.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1976.html

Gattis, Merideth (2003) Spatial Schemas and Abstract Thought, MIT
Press, Bradford Books.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1972.html

Gaustad, Tanja, ed. (2003) Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands
2002: Selected Papers from the Thirteenth CLIN Meeting, Rodopi,
Language and Computers 47.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2102.html

Granger, Sylviane and Stephanie Petch-Tyson, ed. (2003) Extending the
Scope of Corpus-based Research: New Applications, New Challenges,
Rodopi, Language and Computers 48.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2103.html

Hualde, Jos� Ignacio and Jon Ortiz de Urbina (2003) A Grammar of
Basque, Mouton de Gruyter, Mouton Grammar Library 26.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1944.html

Leistyna, Pepi and Charles F. Meyer, ed. (2003) Corpus Analysis:
Language Structure and Language Use, Rodopi, Language and Computers 46.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2101.html

Migge, Bettina (2003) Creole Formation as Language Contact: The Case of
Suriname Creoles, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Creole Language
Library 25.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2258.html

Panther, Klaus-Uwe and Linda L. Thornburg (2003) Meonymy and Pragmatic
Inferencing, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Pragmatics and Beyond
New Series 113.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2260.html

Rudzka-Ostyn, Brygida (2003) Word Power: Phrasal Verbs and Compounds, A
Cognitive Approach, Mouton de Gruyter, Planet Communication (Mouton
Textbook).
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1725.html

Sag, Ivan A., Thomas Wasow and Emily M. Bender (2003) Syntactic Theory:
A Formal Introduction, 2nd ed., CSLI Publications, CSLI Lecture Notes
152.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2053.html

Taavitsainen, Irma and Andreas H. Jucker (2003) Diachronic Perspectives
on Address Term Systems, John Benjamins, Pragmatics & Beyond New Series
107.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1841.html

Talmy, Leonard (2003) Toward a Cognitive Semantics, Volume 1: Concept
Structuring Systems; Volume 2: Typology and Process in Concept
Structuring, MIT Press, Language, Speech, and Communication series.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2236.html

Teich, Elke (2003) Cross-Linguistic Variation in System and Text: A
Methodology for the Investigation of Translations and Comparable Texts,
Mouton de Gruyter, Text, Translation, Computational Processing.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1448.html

Trudgill, Peter (2003) A Glossary of Sociolinguistics, Oxford
University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2084.html

Tuten, Donald N. (2003) Koineization in Medieval Spanish, Mouton de
Gruyter, Contributions to the Sociology of Language.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1943.html

Tyler, Andrea and Vyvyan Evans (2003) The Semantics of English
Prepositions: Spatial Scenes, Embodied Meaning, and Cognition,
Cambridge University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-2158.html

Yotsukura, Lindsay Amthor (2003) Negotiating Moves: Problem
Presentation and Resolution in Japanese Business Discourse, Elsevier
Science Ltd.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1035.html
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