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LINGUIST List 18.1304

Mon Apr 30 2007

Review: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

Editor for this issue: Charles Warner <chaslinguistlist.org>


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Message 1: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW
Date: 30-Apr-2007
From: Chas Warner <chaslinguistlist.org>
Subject: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


The following books are now available for review on the LINGUIST List. If you
are interested in reviewing any of these books, please contact Chas Warner no
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THESE BOOKS WERE PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED. THEY ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW.


Author(s): Lothmann, Timo
Title: God i tok long yumi long Tok Pisin : Eine
Betrachtung der Bibelübersetzung in Tok Pisin vor dem Hintergrund der
sprachlichen Identität eines Papua-Neuguinea zwischen Tradition und
Moderne
Series: Aachen British and American Studies
Year: 2006
Publisher: Peter Lang AG
ISBN: 3631554532



Author(s): Halliday, M.A.K
Editor(s): Webster, Jonathan J.
Title: Collected Works of M A K Halliday Set
Series: Collected Works of M.A.K. Halliday
Year: 2007
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd
ISBN: 9780826483676
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-939.html



Author(s): Martin, J. R.; Rose, David
Title: Working with Discourse (Second Edition)
Subtitle: Meaning Beyond the Clause
Year: 2007
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd
ISBN: 9780826488497
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-962.html


Editor(s): Ronowicz, Eddie; Yallop, Colin
Title: English: One Language, Different Cultures
Subtitle: Second edition
Year: 2007
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd
ISBN: 9780826481757
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-749.html


Author(s): Yamaguchi, Toshiko
Title: Japanese Language in Use
Subtitle: An Introduction
Year: 2007
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd
ISBN: 9780826493514
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-963.html



Editor(s): van de Weijer, Jeroen; Los Radboud, Bettelou
Title: Linguistics in the Netherlands 2006
Year: 2006
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027231664
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-922.html



Author(s): van Langendonck, Willy
Title: Theory and Typology of Proper Names
Series: Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] 168
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110190861
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-923.html

Title: Pragmatics
Series Title: Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics
Published: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Author: Yan Huang, University of Reading
Hardback: ISBN: 0199298378 Pages: 368 Price: U.K. £ 50.00
Announced in : http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-2673.html


Publisher: C.A.Reitzel
Journal Title: Acta lingvistica hafniensia
Volume Number: 38
Issue Number:
Issue Date: 2006
Announed in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-3662.html


Title: Estudo fonológico da língua Sateré-Mawé
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in Native American Linguistics 52
Published: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Author: Raynice Geraldine Pereira da Silva, UniCamp
Paperback: ISBN: 3895864951
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-2716.html


Title: Ga: Japanese Conjunction
Subtitle: Its Functions and Sociolinguistic Implications
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in Asian Linguistics 63
Published: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Author: Tatsuya Fukushima, University of Arkansas
Paperback: ISBN: 3895863211
Announed in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-2674.html



Title: The Structure and Function on Yaqui complementation
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in Native American Linguistics 54
Published: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Author: Lilián Guerrero, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Paperback: ISBN: 3895863246
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-2836.html




Title: Syncope in the Verbal Prefixes of Tlingit
Subtitle: Meter and Surface Phonotactics
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in Native American Linguistics 53
Published: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Author: Seth Cable, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paperback: ISBN: 3895863777
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-2851.html



Title: The acquisition of determiners in bilingual German-Italian and
German-French children
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in Langauge Acquisition 17
Published: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Author: Tanja Kupisch, University of Hamburg
Paperback: ISBN: 3895869961
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-840.html



Title: Hypotaxis as Building-Site
Subtitle: The Emergence and Grammaticalization of Concessive Conditionals in
English,
German and Dutch
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in Germanic Linguistics 24
Published: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Paperback: ISBN: 389586353X
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-2938.html




Title: Grammatiktheorie mit lexikographischem Ausblick
Subtitle: Grammatiktheoretische Grundlagen der zweisprachigen Lexikographie der
Sprachen Igbo und Deutsch.
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in Lexicography 01
Published: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Author: Chinedu Uchechukwu, Otto-Friedrich University Bamberg
Paperback: ISBN: 3895868817
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/17/17-2724.html



Title: A Dictionary of English Affixes
Subtitle: Their function and meaning
Series Title: LINCOM Studies in English Linguistics 12
Published: 2007
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
Author: Gabriele Stein
Hardback: ISBN: 9783895863875
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-111.html






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THE FOLLOWING BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW FOR THE FIRST TIME:


Editor(s): Aranovich, Raúl
Title: Split Auxiliary Systems
Subtitle: A cross-linguistic perspective
Series: Typological Studies in Language 69
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027229813
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1230.html


Author(s): Chafe, Wallace
Title: The Importance of Not Being Earnest
Subtitle: The feeling behind laughter and humor
Series: Consciousness & Emotion Book Series 3
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 902724152X
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1145.html


Editor(s): Hannay, Mike; Steen, Gerard J.
Title: Structural-Functional Studies in English Grammar
Subtitle: In honour of Lachlan Mackenzie
Series: Studies in Language Companion Series 83
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027230935
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1229.html


Author(s): Haumann, Dagmar
Title: Adverb Licensing and Clause Structure in English
Series: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 105
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027233691
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1217.html


Author(s): Hutchby, Ian
Title: The Discourse of Child Counselling
Series: IMPACT: Studies in Language and Society, 21
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027218609
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1117.html


Editor(s): Ibekwe-SanJuan, Fidelia; Condamines, Anne; Cabré Castellví , M. Teresa
Title: Application-Driven Terminology Engineering
Series: Benjamins Current Topics 2
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027222320
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1215.html


Author(s): Jeong, Youngmi
Title: Applicatives
Subtitle: Structure and interpretation from a minimalist perspective
Series: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 104
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027233683
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1210.html


Author(s): Johansson, Stig
Title: Seeing through Multilingual Corpora
Subtitle: On the use of corpora in contrastive studies
Series: Studies in Corpus Linguistics 26
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027223009
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1043.html


Editor(s): Karimi, Simin; Samiian, Vida; Wilkins, Wendy K.
Title: Phrasal and Clausal Architecture
Subtitle: Syntactic derivation and interpretation. In honor of Joseph E. Emonds
Series: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 101
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027233659
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1023.html


Author(s): Lyster, Roy
Title: Learning and Teaching Languages Through Content
Subtitle: A counterbalanced approach
Series: Language Learning & Language Teaching 18
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027219761
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1232.html


Editor(s): Martínez-Gil, Fernando; Colina, Sonia
Title: Optimality-Theoretic Studies in Spanish Phonology
Series: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 99
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027233632
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1202.html


Editor(s): Nevalainen, Terttu; Tanskanen, Sanna-Kaisa
Title: Letter Writing
Series: Benjamins Current Topics 1
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027222312
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1231.html


Author(s): Schneider, Stefan
Title: Reduced Parenthetical Clauses as Mitigators
Subtitle: A corpus study of spoken French, Italian and Spanish
Series: Studies in Corpus Linguistics 27
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027223017
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1024.html


Editor(s): Schwabe, Kerstin; Winkler, Susanne
Title: On Information Structure, Meaning and Form
Subtitle: Generalizations across languages
Series: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 100
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027233640
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1216.html


Editor(s): Siegel, Jeff; Lynch, John; Eades, Diana
Title: Language Description, History and Development
Subtitle: Linguistic indulgence in memory of Terry Crowley
Series: Creole Language Library 30
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027252521
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1233.html


Editor(s): Tabakowska, Elżbieta; Ljungberg, Christina; Fischer, Olga
Title: Insistent Images
Series: Iconicity in Language and Literature 5
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027243417
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1218.html


Author(s): Verhoeven, Elisabeth
Title: Experiential Constructions in Yucatec Maya
Subtitle: A typologically based analysis of a functional domain in a Mayan language
Series: Studies in Language Companion Series 87
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027230978
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1204.html


Editor(s): Vermeerbergen, Myriam; Leeson, Lorraine; Crasborn, Onno
Title: Simultaneity in Signed Languages
Subtitle: Form and function
Series: Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 281
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 902724796X
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1093.html


Editor(s): Wanner, Leo
Title: Selected Lexical and Grammatical Issues in the Meaning - Text Theory
Subtitle: In honour of Igor Mel'čuk
Series: Studies in Language Companion Series 84
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
ISBN: 9027230943
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1053.html




Author(s): Bermel, Neil
Title: Linguistic Authority, Language Ideology, and Metaphor
Subtitle: The Czech Orthography Wars
Series: (Language, Power and Social Process [LPSP] 17)
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110185966
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1002.html


Editor(s): Brenzinger, Matthias
Title: Language Diversity Endangered
Series: Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] 181
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110170498
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1144.html


Editor(s): Burger, Harald; Dobrovol’skij, Dmitrij; Kühn, Peter; Norrick, Neal R.
Title: Phraseologie/Phraseology
Subtitle: Ein internationales Handbuch zeitgenössischer Forschung/An
international handbook of contemporary research
Series: Handbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft/Handbooks of
Linguistics and Communication Science 28/1-2
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110171013
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1157.html


Editor(s): Coulmas, Florian
Title: Language Regimes in Transformation
Subtitle: Future prospects for German and Japanese in science, economy, and politics
Series: Contributions to the Sociology of Language 93
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110191585
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1160.html


Author(s): Donhauser, Karin; Fischer, Annette; Mecklenburg, Lars
Title: Moutons Interaktive Einführung in die Historische Linguistik des
Deutschen/The Mouton Interactive Introduction to Historical Linguistics of German
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110176179
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1255.html


Editor(s): Fitzmaurice, Susan M.; Taavitsainen, Irma
Title: Methods in Historical Pragmatics
Series: Topics in English Linguistics 52
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110190410
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1159.html


Editor(s): Leitner, Gerhard; Malcolm, Ian G.
Title: The Habitat of Australia's Aboriginal Languages
Subtitle: Past, present and future
Series: Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] 179
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110190793
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1146.html


Editor(s): Schalley, Andrea C.; Zaefferer, Dietmar
Title: Ontolinguistics
Subtitle: How ontological status shapes the linguistic coding of concepts
Series: Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] 176
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110189971
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1158.html


Editor(s): Skandera, Paul
Title: Phraseology and Culture in English
Series: Topics in English Linguistics [TiEL] 54
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110190878
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1148.html


Author(s): Wiklund, Anna-Lena
Title: The Syntax of Tenselessness
Subtitle: Tense/Mood/Aspect-agreeing infinitivals
Series: Studies in Generative Grammar [SGG] 92
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110190434
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1147.html




Author(s): Brinton, Laurel J.; Arnovick, Leslie K.
Title: The English Language
Subtitle: A Linguistic History
Year: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195422058
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1095.html


Editor(s): Tannen, Deborah; Kendall, Shari; Gordon, Cynthia
Title: Family Talk
Subtitle: Discourse and Identity in Four American Families
Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195313888
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1019.html




Author(s): Pennycook, Alastair
Title: Global Englishes and Transcultural Flows
Year: 2006
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 0415374804
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1203.html



Editor(s): Cutting, Joan
Title: Vague Language Explored
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 140398817X
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1256.html


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