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LINGUIST List 16.3156

Tue Nov 01 2005


Editor for this issue: Lindsay Butler <lindsaylinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Terry Langendoen, AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

Date: 01-Nov-2005
From: Terry Langendoen <terrylinguistlist.org>

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EDITOR: Adamcová, Livia
TITLE: Beiträge zu Sprache & Sprachen 5
SUBTITLE: Vorträge der 11. Jahrestagung der GESUS in Bratislava
SERIES: Edition Linguistik 49
YEAR: 2004
ISBN: 3895867462
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1508.html

AUTHOR: Davies, Diane
TITLE: Varieties of Modern English
SUBTITLE: An Introduction
SERIES: Learning About Language
PUBLISHER: Pearson Longman
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0582369967
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2692.html

EDITORS: Hall, Joan Kelly; Vitanova, Gergana; Marchenkova, Ludmila A.
TITLE: Dialogue With Bakhtin on Second and Foreign Language Learning
SUBTITLE: New Perspectives
PUBLISHER: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 080585021X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2526.html

AUTHORS: McCully, Chris; Hilles, Sharon
TITLE: The Earliest English
SUBTITLE: An Introduction to Old English Language
SERIES: Learning About Language
PUBLISHER: Pearson Longman
YEAR: 2004
ISBN: 0582404746
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2690.html

AUTHORS: Nass, Clifford; Brave, Scott
TITLE: Wired for Speech
SUBTITLE: How Voice Activates and Advances the Human-Computer Relationship
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0262140926
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2705.html

AUTHOR: Strauss, Steven L.
TITLE: The Linguistics, Neurology, and Politics of Phonics
SUBTITLE: Silent "e" Speaks Out
PUBLISHER: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 080584743X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2740.html

AUTHOR: Williams, James D.
TITLE: The Teacher's Grammar Book
SUBTITLE: Second Edition
PUBLISHER: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0805852212
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2751.html




AUTHORS: Blackburn, Patrick; Bos, Johan
TITLE: Representation and Inference for Natural Language
SUBTITLE: A First Course in Computational Semantics
SERIES: CSLI Studies in Computational Linguistics
PUBLISHER: CSLI Publications
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1575864959
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2479.html

AUTHOR: Bot, Hanneke
TITLE: Dialogue Interpreting in Mental Health
SERIES: Utrecht Studies in Language and Communication 19
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9042019174
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2824.html

EDITORS: Ng, Sik Hung; Candlin, Christopher N.; Chiu, Chi Yue
TITLE: Language Matters
SUBTITLE: Communication, Culture, and Identity
PUBLISHER: City University of Hong Kong Press
YEAR: 2004
ISBN: 9629371073
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2715.html

AUTHOR: Coulmas, Florian
TITLE: Sociolinguistics
SUBTITLE: The Study of Speakers' Choices
PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Press
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0521836069
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-1719.html

AUTHORS: De Bot, Kees; Makoni, Sinfree
TITLE: Language and Aging in Multilingual Contexts
SERIES: Bilingual Education and Bilingualism
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1853598410
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2704.html

EDITORS: Laury, Ritva; McMenamin, Gerald R.; Okamoto, Shigeko; Samiian, Vida
TITLE: Perspectives in Linguistics
SUBTITLE: Papers in Honor of P. J. Mistry
PUBLISHER: Indian Institute of Language Studies
YEAR: 2003
ISBN: 8186323120
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2866.html

EDITORS: Minett, James W.; Wang, William Shi-Yuan
TITLE: Language Acquisition, Change and Emergence
SUBTITLE: Essays in Evolutionary Linguistics
PUBLISHER: City University of Hong Kong Press
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9629371111
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2716.html

EDITORS: Ayoun, Dalila; Salaberry, M. Rafael
TITLE: Tense and Aspect in Romance Languages
SUBTITLE: Theoretical and applied perspectives
SERIES: Studies in Bilingualism 29
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027241406
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2940.html

AUTHOR: Burkhardt, Petra
TITLE: The Syntax-Discourse Interface
SUBTITLE: Representing and interpreting dependency
SERIES: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 80
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027228043
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3011.html

EDITORS: Den Dikken, Marcel; Tortora, Christina M.
TITLE: The Function of Function Words and Functional Categories
SERIES: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 78
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027228027
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2885.html

EDITORS: Doetjes, Jenny; van de Weijer, Jeroen
TITLE: Linguistics in the Netherlands 2005
SERIES: Linguistics in the Netherlands 22
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027231656
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3107.html

AUTHOR: Englund Dimitrova, Birgitta
TITLE: Expertise and Explicitation in the Translation Process
SERIES: Benjamins Translation Library 64
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027216703
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3010.html

AUTHOR: Frogel, Shai
TITLE: The Rhetoric of Philosophy
SERIES: Controversies 3
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027218838
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3108.html

EDITORS: Hakulinen, Auli; Selting, Margret
TITLE: Syntax and Lexis in Conversation
SUBTITLE: Studies on the use of linguistic resources in talk-in-interaction
SERIES: Studies in Discourse and Grammar 17
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 902722627X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3110.html

AUTHOR: Jing-Schmidt, Zhuo
TITLE: Dramatized Discourse
SUBTITLE: The Mandarin Chinese ba-construction
SERIES: Studies in Functional and Structural Linguistics 56
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027215650
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2926.html

AUTHOR: Marnette, Sophie
TITLE: Speech and Thought Presentation in French
SUBTITLE: Concepts and strategies
SERIES: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 133
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 1588116220
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2888.html

AUTHOR: Morita, Emi
TITLE: Negotiation of Contingent Talk
SUBTITLE: The Japanese interactional particles ne and sa
SERIES: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 137
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027253803
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2928.html

EDITORS: Mühleisen, Susanne; Migge, Bettina
TITLE: Politeness and Face in Caribbean Creoles
SERIES: Varieties of English Around the World G34
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 902724894X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3109.html

AUTHOR: Niederehe, Hans-Josef E
TITLE: Bibliografía cronológica de la lingüística, la gramática y la lexicografía del español (BICRES III)
SUBTITLE: Desde el año 1701 hasta el año 1800
SERIES: Studies in the History of the Language Sciences 108
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027245991
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2927.html

AUTHOR: Römer, Ute
TITLE: Progressives, Patterns, Pedagogy
SUBTITLE: A corpus-driven approach to English progressive forms, functions, contexts and didactics
SERIES: Studies in Corpus Linguistics 18
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027222894
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2939.html

AUTHOR: Sassen, Claudia
TITLE: Linguistic Dimensions of Crisis Talk
SUBTITLE: Formalising structures in a controlled language
SERIES: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 136
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 902725379X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2938.html

AUTHOR: Schweikert, Walter
TITLE: The Order of Prepositional Phrases in the Structure of the Clause
SERIES: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 83
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027228078
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2887.html

AUTHOR: Shkedi, Asher
TITLE: Multiple Case Narrative
SUBTITLE: A qualitative approach to studying multiple populations
SERIES: Studies in Narrative 7
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027226474
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2886.html

AUTHOR: Arad, Maya
TITLE: Roots and Patterns
SUBTITLE: Hebrew morpho-syntax
SERIES: Studies in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 63
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 1402032439
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3037.html

AUTHOR: Clarke, D.S.
TITLE: Sign Levels
SUBTITLE: Language and Its Evolutionary Antecedents
SERIES: Philisophical Studies Series 96
YEAR: 2004
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 1402030797
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3035.html

AUTHOR: Ennaji, Moha
TITLE: Multilingualism, Cultural Identity, and Education in Morocco
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 0387239790
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3036.html

EDITORS: Kempchinsky, Paula; Slabakova, Roumyana
TITLE: Aspectual Inquiries
SERIES: Studies in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 62
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 1402030320
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3024.html

EDITOR: Kostouli, Triantafillia
TITLE: Writing in Context(s)
SUBTITLE: Textual Practices and Learning Processes in Sociocultural Settings
SERIES: Studies in Writing 15
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 0387242376
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3033.html

EDITOR: Saarinen, Esa
TITLE: Game-Theoretical Semantics
SUBTITLE: Essays on Semantics by Hintikka, Carlson, Peacocke, Rantala and Saarinen
SERIES: Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy 5
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 1402032625
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3087.html

EDITORS: Stock, Oliviero; Zancanaro, Massimo
TITLE: Multimodal Intelligent Information Presentation
SERIES: Text, Speech and Language Technology 27
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 1402030495
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3023.html

EDITORS: Verkuyl, Henk; De Swart, Henriette; Van Hout, Angeliek
TITLE: Perspectives on Aspect
SERIES: Studies in Theoretical Psycholinguistics 32
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Springer*
ISBN: 1402032307
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2884.html

AUTHORS: van den Berg, Magnus; Wu, Guo
TITLE: Chinese Discourse LE
SERIES: Curzon Asian Linguistics
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)*
ISBN: 0700714618
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2883.html

EDITORS: Dam, Helle V; Engberg, Jan; Gerzymisch-Arbogast, Heidrun
TITLE: Knowledge Systems and Translation
SERIES: Text, Translation, Computational Processing 7
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter*
ISBN: 3110182971
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2941.html

AUTHOR: Schlüter, Julia
TITLE: Rhythmic Grammar
SUBTITLE: The Influence of Rhythm on Grammatical Variation and Change in English
SERIES: Topics in English Linguistics 46
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter*
ISBN: 3110186071
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2953.html

EDITORS: Watts, Richard J.; Ide, Sachiko; Ehlich, Konrad
TITLE: Politeness in Language
SUBTITLE: Studies in its History, Theory and Practice, 2nd rev. and exp. ed.,
SERIES: Mouton Textbook
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Mouton de Gruyter*
ISBN: 3110185490
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2942.html

AUTHORS: Brinton, Laurel J.; Traugott, Elizabeth Closs
TITLE: Lexicalization and Language Change
SERIES: Research Surveys in Linguistics
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521833108
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2849.html

EDITORS: Hornsby, Jennifer; Longworth, Guy
TITLE: Reading Philosophy of Language
SUBTITLE: Selected Texts with Interactive Commentary
SERIES: Reading Philosophy
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Blackwell Publishing*
ISBN: 1405124849
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3034.html

AUTHOR: Smith, Neil
TITLE: Language, Frogs and Savants
SUBTITLE: More Linguistic Problems, Puzzles and Polemics
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Blackwell Publishing*
ISBN: 1405130377
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3012.html

EDITORS: Ellis, Robert A; Ravelli, Louise J
TITLE: Analysing Academic Writing
SUBTITLE: Contextualized Frameworks
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd*
ISBN: 0826488021
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3134.html

EDITOR: Foley, Joseph A
TITLE: Language, Education and Discourse
SUBTITLE: Functional Approaches
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd*
ISBN: 0826488013
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3133.html

AUTHOR: Halliday, Michael A K
TITLE: On Grammar
SERIES: Volume 1 in the Collected Works of M.A.K. Halliday
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd*
ISBN: 0826488226
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3090.html

EDITOR: Sampson, Geoffrey Richard; McCarthy, Diana
TITLE: Corpus Linguistics
SUBTITLE: Readings in a Widening Discipline
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd*
ISBN: 082648803X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3088.html

AUTHOR: Lamie, Judith
TITLE: Evaluating Change in English Language Teaching
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Palgrave Macmillan*
ISBN: 1403939756
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2840.html

AUTHORS: Menyuk, Paula; Brisk, Maria Estela
TITLE: Language Development and Education
SUBTITLE: Children with Varying Language Experiences
YEAR: 2005
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan*
ISBN: 1403921202
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2839.html

EDITORS: Smith, Richard C.; Palfreyman, David
TITLE: Learner Autonomy Across Cultures
SUBTITLE: Language Education Perspectives
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: Palgrave Macmillan*
ISBN: 1403993408
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2850.html

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