LINGUIST List 15.1683

Mon May 31 2004

Review: BOOKS: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

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Date: Mon, 31 May 2004 23:10:46 -0400 (EDT)
From: LINGUIST List reviews <reviewslinguistlist.org>
Subject: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


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AUTHOR: Coleman, Julie 
TITLE: A History of Cant and Slang Dictionaries 
SUBTITLE: Volume 1: 1567-1784 
PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 0199254710 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-83.html

AUTHOR: Harrell, Richard S. 
TITLE: A Short Reference Grammar of Moroccan Arabic 
SUBTITLE: with Audio CD 
SERIES: Georgetown Classics in Arabic Language and Linguistics 
PUBLISHER: Georgetown University Press 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1589010094 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1365.html

AUTHOR: Rogers, Rebecca 
TITLE: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Family Literacy Practices 
SUBTITLE: Power In and Out of Print 
PUBLISHER: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 0805842268 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1441.html

AUTHOR: Wechsler, Stephen; Zlatic, Larisa 
TITLE: The Many Faces of Agreement 
PUBLISHER: CSLI 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 1575864185 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-3062.html


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EDITOR: Aijmer, Karin; Stenstr�m, Anna-Brita 
TITLE: Discourse Patterns in Spoken and Written Corpora 
SERIES: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 120 
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 9027253625 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1522.html

AUTHOR: Aoun, Joseph; Li, Audrey Yen-hui 
TITLE: Essays on the Representational and Derivational Nature of Grammar
SUBTITLE: The Diversity of Wh-Constructions 
SERIES: Linguistics Inquiry Monographs 
PUBLISHER: MIT Press 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 0262012006 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1491.html

EDITOR: Baayen, Harald R.; Schreuder, Robert 
TITLE: Morphological Structure in Language Processing 
SERIES: Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 151 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 3110178923 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1526.html

AUTHOR: Breul, Carsten 
TITLE: Focus Structure in Generative Grammar 
SUBTITLE: An integrated syntactic, semantic and intonational approach 
SERIES: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 68 
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1588115038 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1523.html

EDITOR: Brown, Michael E.; Ganguly, Sumit 
TITLE: Fighting Words 
SUBTITLE: Language Policy and Ethnic Relations in Asia 
SERIES: BCSIA Studies in International Security 
PUBLISHER: MIT Press 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 0262523337 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1488.html

AUTHOR: Carrasquillo, Angela; Kucer, Stephen B; Abrams, Ruth 
TITLE: Beyond the Beginnings 
SUBTITLE: Literacy Interventions for Upper Elementary English Language
 Learners 
SERIES: Bilingual Education & Bilingualism 
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1853597503 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1640.html

EDITOR: Cheng, Lisa; Sybesma, Rint 
TITLE: The Second Glot International State-of-the-Article Book 
SUBTITLE: The Latest in Linguistics 
SERIES: Studies in Generative Grammar 61 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2002 
ISBN: 3110171406 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1528.html

EDITOR: Ernst, Gerhard; Glessgen, Martin-Dietrich; Schmitt, Christian;
 Schweickard, Wolfgang 
TITLE: Romanische Sprachgeschichte / Histoire linguistique de la
 Romania 
SUBTITLE: Ein internationales Handbuch zur Geschichte der romanischen
 Sprachen / Manuel international d'histoire linguistique de la Romania 
SERIES: Handb�cher zu Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft /
 Handbooks of Linguistics and Communication Science 23.1 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 3110146940 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1529.html

AUTHOR: Habermas, J�rgen 
TITLE: Truth and Justification 
PUBLISHER: MIT Press 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 0262083183 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1489.html

EDITOR: H�rtl, Holden; Tappe, Heike 
TITLE: Mediating between Concepts and Grammar 
SERIES: Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 152 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 3110179024 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1530.html

AUTHOR: Kert�sz, Andr�s 
TITLE: Cognitive Semantics and Scientific Knowledge 
SUBTITLE: Case studies in the cognitive science of science 
SERIES: Converging Evidence in Language and Communication Research 4 
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1588115011 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1524.html

EDITOR: Kortmann, Bernd 
TITLE: Dialectology meets Typology 
SUBTITLE: Dialect Grammar from a Cross-Linguistic Perspective 
SERIES: Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs 153 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 3110179490 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1533.html

AUTHOR: Kracht, Marcus 
TITLE: The Mathematics of Language 
SERIES: Studies in Generative Grammar 63 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 3110176203 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1531.html

AUTHOR: LaPolla, Randy J. 
TITLE: A Grammar of Qiang 
SERIES: Mouton Grammar Library 31 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 311017829X 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1534.html

AUTHOR: Lehiste, Ilse; Aasm�e, Niina; Meister, Einar; Pajusalu, Karl;
 Teras, Pire; Viitso, Tiit-Rein 
TITLE: Erzya prosody 
SERIES: M�moires de la Soci�t� Finno-Ougrienne 245 
PUBLISHER: Finno-Ugrian Society 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 9525150720 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1549.html

AUTHOR: Locher, Miriam A. 
TITLE: Power and Politeness in Action 
SUBTITLE: Disagreements in Oral Communication 
SERIES: Language, Power and Social Process 12 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 3110180065 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1535.html

EDITOR: Matras, Yaron; Bakker, Peter 
TITLE: The Mixed Language Debate 
SUBTITLE: Theoretical and Empirical Advances 
SERIES: Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 145 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 3110177765 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1537.html

AUTHOR: McGuinness, Diane 
TITLE: Early Reading Instruction 
SUBTITLE: What Science Really Tells Us about How to Teach Reading 
SERIES: Bradford Book 
PUBLISHER: MIT Press 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 0262134381 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1547.html

EDITOR: Muthwii, Margaret Jepkirui; Kioko, Angelina Nduku 
TITLE: New Language Bearings in Africa 
SUBTITLE: A Fresh Quest 
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1853597279 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1592.html

EDITOR: Nuccetelli, Susana 
TITLE: New Essays on Semantic Externalism and Self-Knowledge 
SERIES: Bradford Books 
PUBLISHER: MIT Press 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 0262140837 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1490.html

EDITOR: Ploch, Stefan 
TITLE: Living on the Edge 
SUBTITLE: 28 Papers in Honour of Jonathan Kaye 
SERIES: Studies in Generative Grammar 62 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 311017619X 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1539.html

EDITOR: Rindler Schjerve, Rosita 
TITLE: Diglossia and Power 
SUBTITLE: Language Policies and Practice in the 19th Century Habsburg
 Empire 
SERIES: Language, Power and Social Process 9 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2003 
ISBN: 311017653X 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1538.html

AUTHOR: Samuelsson-Brown, Geoffrey 
TITLE: A Practical Guide for Translators 
SUBTITLE: Fourth Edition 
SERIES: Topics in Translation 
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1853597309 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1593.html

EDITOR: Santelmann, Lynn M; Verrips, Maaike; Wijnen, Frank;
 Levelt, Claartje 
TITLE: Annual Review of Language Acquisition 
SUBTITLE: Volume 3 (2003) 
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 902725463X 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1639.html

AUTHOR: Sawyer, David B. 
TITLE: Fundamental Aspects of Interpreter Education 
SUBTITLE: Curriculum and Assessment 
SERIES: Benjamins Translation Library 47 
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1588114600 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1638.html

EDITOR: Saxena, Anju 
TITLE: Himalayan Languages 
SUBTITLE: Past and Present 
SERIES: Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 149 
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 3110178419 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1536.html

EDITOR: Sinclair, John McH. 
TITLE: How to Use Corpora in Language Teaching 
SERIES: Studies in Corpus Linguistics 12 
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins 
YEAR: 2004 
ISBN: 1588114902 
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1525.html
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