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LINGUIST List 18.1816

Fri Jun 15 2007

Review: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

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


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Message 1: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW
Date: 15-Jun-2007
From: Chas Warner <chaslinguistlist.org>
Subject: AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW


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


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): 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


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): 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): 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


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


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


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

Author(s): Aarts, Bas
Title: Syntactic Gradience
Subtitle: The Nature of Grammatical Indeterminacy
Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199219265
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1510.html


Author(s): Bybee, Joan L.
Title: Frequency of Use and the Organization of Language
Year: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195301564
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1337.html


Author(s): Crystal, David
Title: Words, Words, Words
Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199210770
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1321.html


Author(s): Dent, Susie
Title: Fanboys and Overdogs
Subtitle: The Language Report
Year: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192806765
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1322.html


Editor(s): Grodinsky, Yosef
Title: Broca's Region
Year: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195177640
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1338.html


Author(s): Hirsch-Pasek, Kathy; Golinkoff, Roberta Michnick
Title: Action Meets Word
Subtitle: How Children Learn Verbs
Year: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195170009
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1336.html


Author(s): Kovecses, Zoltan
Title: Language, Mind, and Culture
Subtitle: A Practical Introduction
Year: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195187199
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1359.html


Author(s): Nevalainen, Terry
Title: Introduction to Early Modern English
Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195308464
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1357.html


Author(s): Richardson, Kylie
Title: Case and Aspect in Slavic
Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199291969
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1519.html


Author(s): Smith, Jeremy J.
Title: Sound Change and the History of English
Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199291950
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1518.html


Author(s): Trott, Kate
Title: Projects in Linguistics
Subtitle: Second Edition
Year: 2006
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780340905784
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1387.html


Author(s): Yumjir, Munkh-Amgalan
Title: A Natural History of Infixation
Series: Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics
Year: 2007
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1509.html


Editor(s): Arbib, Michael A.
Title: Action to Language via the Mirror Neuron System
Year: 2006
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521847559
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1372.html


Author(s): Harlow, Ray
Title: Maori
Subtitle: A Linguistic Introduction
Year: 2007
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521808618
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1493.html


Author(s): Johnston, Trevor; Schembri, Adam
Title: Australian Sign Language (Auslan)
Subtitle: An introduction to sign language linguistics
Year: 2007
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780511266
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1422.html


Editor(s): Kytö, Merja; Rydén, Mats; Smitterberg, Erik
Title: Nineteenth-Century English
Subtitle: Stability and Change
Year: 2006
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521861063
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1373.html


Author(s): Meyer, Charles F.
Title: Apposition in Contemporary English
Series: Studies in English Language
Year: 2007
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521394759
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1369.html


Author(s): Rowlett, Paul
Title: The Syntax of French
Series: Cambridge Syntax Guides
Year: 2007
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1508.html


Author(s): Sun, Chaofen
Title: Chinese
Subtitle: A Linguistic Introduction
Year: 2006
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521530822
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1368.html


Editor(s): de Lacy, Paul
Title: The Cambridge Handbook of Phonology
Year: 2007
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521848794
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1386.html


Editor(s): Alamargot, Denis; Terrier, Patrice; Cellier, Jean-Marie
Title: Written Documents in the Workplace
Series: Studies in Writing
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1598.html


Editor(s): Aloni, Maria; Dekker, Paul
Title: Questions in Dynamic Semantics
Series: Studies in Pragmatics
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1549.html


Editor(s): Caffi, Claudia
Title: Mitigation
Series: Studies in Pragmatics
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1610.html


Editor(s): Hartmann, Jutta M.; Hegedus, Veronica; van Riemsdijk, Henk
Title: Sounds of Silence
Subtitle: Empty Elements in Syntax and Phonology
Series: North Holland Linguistics Series - Linguistic Variations, North-Holland
Linguistic Series: Linguistic Variations (NHLS)
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1536.html


Editor(s): Pietarinen, Ahti-Veikko
Title: Game Theory and Linguistic Meaning
Series: Current Research in the Semantics/Pragmatics Interface
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1535.html


Editor(s): Torrance, Mark; Van Waes, Luuk; Galbraith, David
Title: Writing and Cognition
Subtitle: Research and Applications
Series: Studies in Writing
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1570.html


Editor(s): Traxler, Matthew; Gernsbacher, Morton Ann
Title: Handbook of Psycholinguistics, Second Edition
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1537.html


Editor(s): van Gompel, Roger
Title: Eye Movements
Subtitle: A Window on Mind and Brain
Year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1548.html


Editor(s): Pica, Pierre
Title: LinguistiVariation Yearbook 2006
Series: LIVY 6
Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1490.html



Author(s): Fiengo, Robert; Mayr, Robert A.
Title: De Lingua Belief
Series: A Bradford Book
Year: 2007
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262062577
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1550.html


Author(s): Roeper, Tom
Title: The Prism of Grammar
Subtitle: How Child Language Illuminates Humanism
Series: A Bradford Book
Year: 2007
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262182521
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1538.html


Author(s): Anderson, Gregory D. S.
Title: The Munda Verb
Subtitle: Typological Perspectives
Series: Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] 174
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110189650
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1320.html


Editor(s): Auer, Peter; Wei, Li
Title: Handbook of Multilingualism and Multilingual Communication
Series: Handbooks of Applied Linguistics [HAL] 5
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110182
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1408.html


Author(s): Emonds, Joseph E.
Title: Discovering Syntax
Subtitle: Clause Structures of English, German and Romance
Series: Studies in Generative Grammar [SGG] 93
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110186826
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1323.html


Author(s): Fricke, Ellen
Title: Origo, Geste Und Raum (Origo, Gesture, and Space)
Subtitle: Lokaldeixis im Deutschen
Series: Linguistik - Impulse & Tendenzen 24
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110192278
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1335.html


Author(s): Genetti, Carol
Title: A Grammar of Dolakha Newar
Series: Mouton Grammar Library [MGL] 40
Year: 2007
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110193039
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1334.html


Editor(s): Burton-Roberts, Noel
Title: Pragmatics
Series: Palgrave Advances
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1403986991
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1658.html


Author(s): Clark, Urszula
Title: Studying Language
Subtitle: English in Action
Series: Perspectives on the English Language
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 140392208X
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1628.html


Author(s): Heller, Monica
Title: Bilingualism: A Social Approach
Series: Palgrave Advances
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1403996784
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1642.html


Author(s): Iedema, Rick
Title: The Discourse of Hospital Communication
Subtitle: Tracing Complexities in Contemporary Health Organizations
Series: Palgrave Studies in Professional and Organizational Discourse
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1403998485
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1614.html


Author(s): Judge, Anne
Title: Linguistic Policies and the Survival of Regional Languages in France and
Britain
Series: Palgrave Studies in Minority Languages and Communities
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1403949832
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1627.html


Editor(s): Jule, Allyson
Title: Language and Religious Identity
Subtitle: Women in Discourse
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0230517293
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1657.html


Author(s): Nunan, David
Title: What is This Thing Called Language?
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0230008488
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1613.html


Editor(s): Pauwels, Anne; Winter, Joanne; Lo Bianco, Joseph
Title: Maintaining Minority Languages in Transnational Contexts
Subtitle: Australian and European Perspectives
Series: Palgrave Studies in Minority Languages and Communities
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0230019196
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1643.html


Editor(s): Sauerland, Ulrich; Stateva, Penka
Title: Presupposition and Implicature in Compositional Semantics
Series: Palgrave Studies in Pragmatics, Language and Cognition
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0230005330
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1665.html


Editor(s): Weatherall, Ann; Watson, Bernadette; Gallois, Cindy
Title: Language, Discourse and Social Psychology
Series: Palgrave Advances
Year: 2007
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1403995958
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1644.html


Author(s): Aitchison, Jean
Title: The Articulate Mammal, Fifth Edition
Subtitle: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1480.html


Editor(s): Cameron, Deborah; Kulick, Don
Title: The Language and Sexuality Reader
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1487.html


Author(s): Fulcher, Glenn; Davidson, Fred
Title: Language Testing and Assessment
Subtitle: An Advanced Resource Book
Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 9780415339469
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1389.html


Author(s): Gass, Susan M.; Mackey, Alison
Title: Data Elicitation for Second and Foreign Language Research
Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 0805860347
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1507.html


Editor(s): Graddol, David; Leith, Dick; Swann, Joan; Rhys, Martin
Title: Changing English
Subtitle: Second Edition
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 9780415376693
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1390.html


Author(s): Long, Michael H.
Title: Problems in SLA
Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1479.html


Editor(s): Maybin, Janet; Mercer, Neil; Hewings, Ann
Title: Using English
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 0415376815
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1506.html


Author(s): Richardson, Elaine B.
Title: Hiphop Literacies
Series: Literacies
Year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 9780415329286
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1388.html


Editor(s): Royce, Terry D.; Bowcher, Wendy L.
Title: New Directions in the Analysis of Multimodal Discourse
Year: 2006
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 0805851062
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1612.html


Editor(s): Kecskes, Istvan; Albertazzi, Liliana
Title: Cognitive Aspects of Bilingualism
Year: 2007
Publisher: Springer
Announced in: http://linguistlist.org/issues/18/18-1602.html


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