LINGUIST List 14.961

Tue Apr 1 2003

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Message 1: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2003 14:35:23 -0500 (EST)
From: linguistlist reviews <reviewslinguistlist.org>
Subject: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

The following books are available for review on the LINGUIST List.
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 * THE FOLLOWING BOOKS WERE PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED. *
 * WE STILL HAVE A COPY AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW. *
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Barker-Plummer, Dave, David I. Beaver, Johan van Benthem and Patrick
Scotto di Luzio, ed. (2002) Words, Proofs, and Diagrams, CSLI
Publications.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-2588.html

Beal, Joan (2002) English Pronunciation in the Eighteenth Century:
Thomas Spence's 'Grand Repository of the English Language', Oxford
University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-3252.html

Berns, Jan and Jaap van Marle, ed. (2002) Present-day Dialectology,
Mouton de Gruyter, Trends in Linguistics: Studies and Monographs 137.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-998.html

Fodor, Jerry A. and Ernest Lepore (2002) The Compositionality Papers,
Oxford University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-3271.html

Hickmann, Maya (2003) Children's Discourse: Person, Space and Time
across Languages, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Studies in
Linguistics 98.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-2379.html

Jackson, Howard (2002) Grammar and Vocabulary: A Resource Book for
Students, Routledge Routledge English Language Introductions.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-1466.html

Lightfoot, David W., ed. (2002) Syntactic Effects of Morphological
Change, Oxford University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-3342.html

Loritz, Donald (2002) How the Brain Evolved Language, Oxford University
Press (pb edition)
 hb ed. reviewed at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-2043.html
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-3265.html

M�ller, Wolfgang G. and Olga Fischer, ed. (2002) From Sign to Signing:
Iconicity in Language and Literature 3, John Benjamins Publishing Company.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-424.html

Price, Glanville (2003) A Comprehensive French Grammar, 5th ed.,
Blackwell Publishing, Blackwell Reference Grammars.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-2867.html

Shahin, Kimary N. (2002) Postvelar Harmony, John Benjamins, Current
Issues in Linguistic Theory 225.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-425.html

Tsujioka, Takae (2002) The Syntax of Possession in Japanese, Routledge,
Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-474.html

Zwart, C. Jan-Wouter and Werner Abraham, ed. (2002) Studies in
Comparative Germanic Syntax: Proceedings from the 15th Workshop on
Comparative Germanic Syntax, John Benjamins, Linguistik
Aktuell/Linguistics Today 53.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-228.html

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 * THE FOLLOWING BOOKS ARE ANNOUNCED FOR THE FIRST TIME. *
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Aikhenvald, Alexandra Y. and Robert M. W. Dixon (2003) Studies in
Evidentiality, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Typological Studies
in Language 54.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-736.html

Anderman, Gunilla and Margaret Rogers, ed. (2003) Translation Today:
Trends and Perspectives, Multilingual Matters.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-785.html

[Anonymous], ed. (2003) Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About
Food ...:A Feastschrift for Jim McCawley, LINGUIST List (comes with
apron).
 Previewable at http://linguistlist.org/cookbook/index.html

Arbib, Michael A., ed. (2002) The Handbook of Brain Theory and Neural
Networks, 2nd ed., MIT Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-864.html

Bayley, Robert, and Sandra R. Schecter (2003) Language Socialization in
Bilingual and Multilingual Societies, Multilingual Matters, Bilingual
Education and Bilingualism.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-786.html

Blackwell, Sarah E. (2003) Implicatures in Discourse: The Case of
Spanish NP Anaphora, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Pragmatics &
Beyond New Series 105.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-812.html

Carston, Robyn (2002) Thoughts and Utterances: The Pragmatics of
Explicit Communication, Blackwell Publishing.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-906.html

Chomsky, Noam (2002) Cartesian Linguistics: A Chapter in the History
of Rationalist Thought, 2nd ed., Cybereditions Corporation, edited,
with an Introduction, by James McGilvray.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-877.html

Coates, Jennifer (2003) Men Talk: Studies in the Making of
Masculinities, Blackwell Publishing.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-904.html

Cook, Vivian (2003) Effects of the Second Language on the First,
Multilingual Matters, Second Language Acquisition.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-787.html

Crystal, David, ed. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics,
5th ed., Blackwell Publishing, The Language Library (1st ed., 1980).
14-896.html

Davies, Alan, ed. (2003) The Native Speaker: Myth and Reality,
Multilingual Matters, Bilingual Education and Bilingualism.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-497.html

Eerdmans, Susan L., Michael Mateas and Phoebe Sengers (2003) Language
and Interaction: Discussions with John J. Gumperz, John Benjamins
Publishing Company.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-737.html

Epstein, Samuel David and T. Daniel,Seely (2002) Derivation and
Explanation in the Minimalist Program, Blackwell Publishing, Generative
Syntax 6.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-1455.html

Fahnestock, Jeanne (2002) Rhetorical Figures in Science, Oxford
University Press.
 First edition announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/11/11-43.html

F�ry, Caroline and Ruben van der Vijver, ed. (2002) The Syllable in
Optimality Theory, Cambridge University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-162.html

Franklin, Simon (2002) Writing, Society and Culture in Early Rus, c.
950-1300. Cambridge University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-701.html

Gibbons, John, ed. (2003) Forensic Linguistics: An Introduction to
Language in the Justice System, Blackwell Publishing, Language in
Society 32.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-915.html

Gross, Alan G., Joseph E. Harmon and Michael Reidy, ed. (2002)
Communicating Science: The Scientific Article from the 17th Century to
the Present, Oxford University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-430.html

Hammond, Michael, ed. (2003) Programming for Linguists: Perl for
Language Researchers, Blackwell Publishing.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-900.html

Hayashi, Makoto (2003) Joint Utterance Construction in Japanese
Conversation, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Studies in Discourse
and Grammar, 12.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-422.html

Hickey, Raymond (2003) Motives for Language Change, Cambridge
University Press.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-634.html

Janse, Mark and Sijmen Tol, ed. (2003) Language Death and Language
Maintenance: Theoretical, Practical and Descriptive Approaches, John
Benjamins Publishing Company, Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 240.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-824.html

Joseph, Brian D. and Richard D. Janda, ed. (2003) The Handbook of
Historical Linguistics, Blackwell Publishing, Blackwell Handbooks
in Linguistics.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-894.html

Kautzsch, Alexander (2002) The Historical Evolution of Earlier African
American English: An Empirical Comparison of Early Sources. Mouton de
Gruyter, Topics in English Linguistics 38.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-823.html

Krishnamurti, Bhadriraju, ed. (2002) The Dravidian Languages, Cambridge
University Press, Cambridge Language Surveys.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-171.html

Ladd, Paddy, ed. (2003) Understanding Deaf Culture: In Search of
Deafhood, Multilingual Matters.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-795.html

Lewis, Geoffrey (2002) The Turkish Language Reform: A Catastrophic
Success, Oxford University Press.
 First edition announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/11/11-693.html

Mateas, Michael and Phoebe Sengers (2003) Narrative Intelligence, John
Benjamins Publishing Company, Advances in Consciousness Research 46.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-738.html

Minkova, Donka and Robert Stockwell, ed. (2002) Studies in the History
of the English Language: A Millennial Perspective. Mouton de Gruyter,
Topics in English Linguistics 39.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-821.html

Mitkov, Ruslan, ed. (2003) The Oxford Handbook of Computational
Linguistics, Oxford University Press.
Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-567.html

Nagle, Stephen J. and Sara L. Sanders (2003) English in the Southern
United States, Cambridge University Press, Studies in English Language.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-619.html

Paulston, Christina Bratt and G. Richard Tucker, ed. (2003)
Sociolinguistics: The Essential Readings, Blackwell Publishing,
Linguistics: The Essential Readings 3.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-909.html

Pijnenburg, Willy, Arend Quak and Tanneke Schoonheim, ed. (2003) Quod
Vulgo Dicitur: Studien zum Altniederl�ndischen, Rodopi, Beitr�ge zur
�lteren Germanistik 57.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-695.html

P�chhacker, Franz and Miriam Shlesinger (2002) The Interpreting Studies
Reader, Routledge, Routledge Language Readers.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/12/12-2778.html

Restle, David and Dietmar Zaefferer, ed. (2002) Sounds and Systems:
Studies in Structure and Change. Mouton de Gruyter, Trends in
Linguistics: Studies and Monographs 141.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-815.html

Rijkhoff, J., ed. (2002) The Noun Phrase, Oxford University Press,
Oxford Studies in Typology and Linguistic Theory.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-3336.html

Santamar�a Iglesias, Esther (2003) A Spanish Grammar Workbook,
Blackwell Publishing, Blackwell Reference Grammars.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-919.html

Saville-Troike, Muriel (2003) The Ethnography of Communication:
An Introduction, Blackwell Publishing.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-917.html

Vig�rio, Marina (2003) The Prosodic Word in European Portuguese,
Mouton de Gruyter, Interface Explorations 6.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-198.html

Wanzeck, Christiane, ed. (2003) Zur Etymologie lexikalisierter
Farbwortverbindungen: Untersuchungen anhand der Farben Rot, Gelb, Gr�n
und Blau, Rodopi, Amsterdamer Publikationen zur Sprache und Literatur.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-478.html

 * THE FOLLOWING TWO BOOKS MAY BE REVIEWED TOGETHER. *
Weijer, Jeroen van de, Vincent J. van Heuven and Harry van der Hulst
(2003) The Phonological Spectrum, Volume I: Segmental Structure, John
Benjamins Publishing Company, Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 233.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-771.html

Weijer, Jeroen van de, Vincent J. van Heuven and Harry van der Hulst
(2003) The Phonological Spectrum, Volume II: Suprasegmental Structure,
John Benjamins Publishing Company, Current Issues in Linguistic Theory
234.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-772.html

Winford, Donald, ed. (2003) An Introduction to Contact Linguistics,
Blackwell Publishing.
 Announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-916.html

Yamada, Haru (2002) Different Games Different Rules: Why Americans and
Japanese Misunderstand Each Other, Oxford University Press.
 First edition announced at http://linguistlist.org/issues/9/9-417.html
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