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LINGUIST List 16.3444

Fri Dec 02 2005

Review: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

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Message 1: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW
Date: 02-Dec-2005
From: Terry Langendoen <terrylinguistlist.org>
Subject: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


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THESE BOOKS WERE PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED. THEY ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW.


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


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


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


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


AUTHOR: Ferris, Dana R; Hedgcock, John
TITLE: Teaching ESL Composition
SUBTITLE: Purpose, Process, and Practice, Second Edition
PUBLISHER: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0805844678
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2272.html


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


AUTHOR: Kayne, Richard S.
TITLE: Movement & Silence
SERIES: Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax
PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0195179161
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2454.html


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


AUTHOR: Morita, Emi
TITLE: Negotiation of Contingent Talk
SUBTITLE: The Japanese interactional particles ne and sa
SERIES: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 137
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
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
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
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
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027245991
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2927.html


AUTHOR: Shkedi, Asher
TITLE: Multiple Case Narrative
SUBTITLE: A qualitative approach to studying multiple populations
SERIES: Studies in Narrative 7
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027226474
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2886.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
PUBLISHER: Springer*
YEAR: 2005
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
PUBLISHER: Springer*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1402030495
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3023.html


AUTHORS: van den Berg, Magnus; Wu, Guo
TITLE: Chinese Discourse LE
SERIES: Curzon Asian Linguistics
PUBLISHER: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0700714618
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2883.html
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AUTHOR: Abdul-Raof, Hussein
TITLE: Consonance in the Qur'an
SUBTITLE: A Conceptual, Intertextual and Linguistic Analysis
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 3895868019
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-608.html


AUTHOR: Alderman, Tony G
TITLE: Forensic Speaker Identification
SUBTITLE: A Likelihood Ratio-based Approach Using Vowel Formants
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Phonetics 01
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 3895867152
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-1983.html


EDITORS: Barrotta, Pierluigi; Dascal, Marcelo
TITLE: Controversies and Subjectivity
SERIES: Controversies 1
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027218811
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3166.html


EDITORS: Benz, Anton; Jäger, Gerhard; Van Rooij, Robert
TITLE: Game Theory and Pragmatics
SERIES: Palgrave Studies in Pragmatics, Language and Cognition
PUBLISHER: Palgrave Macmillan*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1403945721
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3409.html


EDITORS: Bruthiaux, Paul; Atkinson, Dwight; Eggington, William G; Grabe,
William; Ramanathan, Vaidehi
TITLE: Directions in Applied Linguistics
SERIES: Multilingual Matters
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1853598496
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2956.html


AUTHORS: Carr, Jo; Pauwels, Anne
TITLE: Boys and Foreign Language Learning
SUBTITLE: Real Boys Don't Do Languages
PUBLISHER: Palgrave Macmillan*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 403939675
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3408.html


AUTHOR: Dodigovic, Marina
TITLE: Artificial Intelligence in Second Language Learning
SUBTITLE: Raising Error Awareness
SERIES: Second Langauge Acquisition
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1853598305
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2955.html


AUTHOR: Fuß Eric
TITLE: The Rise of Agreement
SUBTITLE: A formal approach to the syntax and grammaticalization of verbal
inflection
SERIES: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 81
YEAR: 2005
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
ISBN: 9027228051
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3153.html


EDITORS: Gieve, Simon; Miller, Inés K.
TITLE: Understanding the Language Classroom
PUBLISHER: Palgrave Macmillan*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1403996628
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3407.html


EDITOR: Granberry, Julian
TITLE: Modern Chitimacha (Sitimaxa)
SERIES: Languages of the Word/Materials 438
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2004
ISBN: 3895868310
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-2675.html


AUTHOR: Greenberg, Robert D.
TITLE: The Balkan Slavic Appellative
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Slavic Linguistics 06
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 3895860581
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-1974.html


EDITORS: Han, ZhaoHong; Odlin, Terence
TITLE: Studies of Fossilization in Second Language Acquisition
SERIES: Second Language Acquisition
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1853598364
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3297.html


AUTHOR: Hancock, Craig
TITLE: Meaning-Centered Grammar
SUBTITLE: An Introductory Text
SERIES: Equinox Textbooks and Surveys in Linguistics
PUBLISHER: Equinox Publishing Ltd.*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1904768105
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3155.html


EDITORS: Hargus, Sharon L.; Rice, Keren D.
TITLE: Athabaskan Prosody
SERIES: Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 269
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027247838
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3162.html


EDITORS: Haspelmath, Martin; Dryer, Matthew S.; Gil, David; Comrie, Bernard
TITLE: The World Atlas of Language Structures
PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0199255911
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3425.html


AUTHORS: Heffer, Chris
TITLE: The Language of Jury Trial
SUBTITLE: A Corpus-Aided Analysis of Legal-Lay Discourse
PUBLISHER: Palgrave Macmillan*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1403942471
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3406.html


AUTHOR: Idiata, Daniel Franck
TITLE: What Bantu Child Speech Data Tells Us About the Controversial Semantics
of Bantu Noun Class System
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in African Linguistics 67
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 3895864625
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2770.html


EDITOR: Janzen, Terry
TITLE: Topics in Signed Language Interpreting
SUBTITLE: Theory and practice
SERIES: Benjamins* Translation Library 63
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 902721669X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3163.html


EDITOR: Johnson, Keith
TITLE: Expertise in Second Language Learning and Teaching
PUBLISHER: Palgrave Macmillan*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1403920966
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3405.html


AUTHOR: Jones, Ross McCallum
TITLE: Bokobaru Dictionary
SERIES: Languages of the World/Dictionaries 30
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2004
ISBN: 3895868361
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-2686.html


AUTHOR: Julien, Marit
TITLE: Nominal Phrases from a Scandinavian Perspective
SERIES: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 87
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027233519
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3164.html


EDITORS: Lakoff, Robin Tolmach; Ide, Sachiko
TITLE: Broadening the Horizon of Linguistic Politeness
SERIES: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 139
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 902725382X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3253.html


EDITORS: Lefebvre, Claire; Cohen, Henri
TITLE: Handbook of Categorization in Cognitive Science
PUBLISHER: Elsevier Ltd*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 0080446124
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3176.html


AUTHOR: Mohr, Sabine
TITLE: Clausal Architecture and Subject Positions
SUBTITLE: Impersonal constructions in the Germanic languages
SERIES: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 88
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027233527
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3261.html


AUTHOR: Pietrandrea, Paola
TITLE: Epistemic Modality
SUBTITLE: Functional properties and the Italian system
SERIES: Studies in Language Companion Series 74
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027230846
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3260.html


AUTHOR: Regis, Riccardo
TITLE: Appunti grammaticali sull'enunciazione mistilingue
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Romance Linguistics 46
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 3895864609
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-1396.html


EDITORS: Schrammel, Barbara; Halwachs, Dieter W.; Ambrosch, Gerd
TITLE: General and Applied Romani Linguistics
SUBTITLE: Proceedings from the 6th International Conference on Romani Linguistics
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Indo-European Linguistics H29
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2004
ISBN: 3895867411
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-2947.html


AUTHOR: Sharpe, Margaret
TITLE: Grammar and Texts of the Yugambeh-Bundjalung Dialect Chain in Eastern
Australia
SERIES: Languages of the World/Materials 370
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 3895867845
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2752.html


AUTHOR: Shi, Dingxu
TITLE: Peking Mandarin
SERIES: Languages of the World
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2004
ISBN: 3895868256
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/15/15-1403.html


AUTHOR: Sidnell, Jack
TITLE: Talk and Practical Epistemology
SUBTITLE: The social life of knowledge in a Caribbean community
SERIES: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 142
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 9027253854
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3254.html


EDITORS: van Eemeren, Frans H.; Houtlosser, Peter
TITLE: Argumentation in Practice
SERIES: Controversies 2
PUBLISHER: John Benjamins*
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 1588116166
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-3152.html


AUTHOR: Zatlin, Phyllis
TITLE: Theatrical Translation and Film Adaptation
SUBTITLE: A Practitioner's View
SERIES: Topics in Translation
PUBLISHER: Multilingual Matters
YEAR: 2005
ISBN: 185359833X
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/16/16-2972.html
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WE HAVE RECEIVED ANOTHER SHIPMENT OF BOOKS PUBLISHED BY LINCOM GmbH
IN 2002 AND 2003. THESE ARE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW THIS ONE TIME ONLY.


AUTHOR: Bakhtiari, Behrooz Mahmoodi
TITLE: Tense in Persian
SUBTITLE: Its Nature and Use
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Indo-European Linguistics 24
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2002
ISBN:3895866741
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-1175.html


AUTHORS: Beaudoin-Lietz, Christa; Nurse, Derek; Rose, Sarah
TITLE: A Glossary of Terms for Bantu Verbal Categories
SUBTITLE: With Special Emphasis on Tense and Aspect
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in African Linguistics 55
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2002
ISBN:3895867020
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-2280.html


AUTHOR: Amberber, Mengistu
TITLE: Verb Classes and Transitivity in Amharic
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Afro-Asiatic Linguistics 06
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2002
ISBN:3895864048
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-697.html


AUTHOR: Canepari, Luciano
TITLE: Manuale di fonetica
SERIES: LINCOM Textbooks in Linguistics 03
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2003
ISBN:3895864560
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-3391.html


AUTHOR: Chen, Zhongmin
TITLE: Studies on Dialects in the Shanghai Area
SUBTITLE: Their Phonological Systems and Historical Developments
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2002
ISBN:3895869783
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-2563.html


EDITORS: Hodge, Bob; Saettele, Hans; Lema, Rosa
TITLE: Discurso, Sociedad y Lenguaje
SUBTITLE: Una anamorfósis en el nuevo milenio
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Pragmatics 12
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2002
ISBN:3895863688
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-555.html


AUTHORS: Holmberg, Anders; Schmidt, Bodil Kappel; Odden, David
TITLE: Some Aspects of the Grammar of Zina Kotoko
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in African Linguistics 54
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2002
ISBN:3895864528
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-800.html


AUTHOR: Holton, Gary
TITLE: Tobelo
SERIES: Languages of the World/Materials 328
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2003
ISBN:3895867063
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1265.html


AUTHOR: Kuennap, Ago
TITLE: Main Language Shifts in the Uralic Language Group
SERIES: LINCOM Studies in Asian Linguistics 45
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2002
ISBN:3895864544
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/13/13-2351.html


AUTHOR: Sadock, Jerrold M.
TITLE: A Grammar of Kalaallisut
SERIES: Languages of the World/Materials 162
PUBLISHER: Lincom GmbH
YEAR: 2003
ISBN: 3895862347
ANNOUNCED IN: http://linguistlist.org/issues/14/14-1261.html
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