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Fri 12 Feb 1993

Books: Syntax, Formal, Cognitive, General

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SYNTAX

Afarli, Tor A. THE SYNTAX OF NORWEGIAN PASSIVE CONSTRUCTIONS
 1992 xii, 177 pp. Cloth. ISBN: 1 55619 225 8 $49.00
 John Benjamins
>internet:70461.1236compuserve.com Syntax
An analysis carried out within the Government and Binding framework, this work
studies the passive phenomenon in general and the Norwegian passive
construction in particular.

Abraham, Werner; Eroms, Hans-Werner & Pfeiffer, Oskar, eds.
THEME/RHEME TODAY Folia Linguistica XXVI/1-2 1992. 254 pp.Paperback.
 DM 130.00; approx US $ 89.50 Mouton de Gruyter
 >internet:100064.2307compuserve.com Syntax, Typology
The eleven contributions in this special issue of Folia Linguistica developed
out of a workshop entitled "Theme-Rheme and Constituency", which was held in
connection with the Societas Linguistica Europaea meeting in September, 1990.

FORMAL LINGUISTICS

Bochner, Harry SIMPLICITY IN GENERATIVE MORPHOLOGY
 1992. vi, 247 pp. Clothbound. ISBN 3-11-013594-9
 DM 128.00; approx US $ 88.50 Mouton de Gruyter
 >internet:100064.2307compuserve.com Formal Ling, Morphology
This work develops an alternative model of word structure and word
relationships within the framework of generative grammar. The main innovation
of this model is that it takes the morphological rule system, like the
Lexicon, to contain systematic patterns of predictable information.

Beukema, Frits & den Dikken, Marcel, eds.
HEADS The Linguistic Review 8/2-4 1992. 310 pp. Paperback.
 DM 147.00; approx US $ 101.50 Mouton de Gruyter
 >internet:100064.2307compuserve.com Formal Ling, Syntax, Phonetics and
 Phonology
The eleven contributions in this special issue all focus on the central theme
of the 14th GLOW colloquium, Heads. In addition to a general introduction to
the topic, there are eight contributions on syntax and two on phonology.

COGNITIVE LINGUISTICS

Deane, Paul GRAMMAR IN MIND AND BRAIN: EXPLORATIONS IN COGNITIVE SYNTAX
 1993. iv, 355 pp. Clothbound. ISBN 3-11-013183-8
 DM 138.00; approx US $ 95.00 Mouton de Gruyter
 >internet:100064.2307compuserve.com Cognitive Ling, Syntax, English
This monograph presents a non-modular and cognitively grounded view of syntax
which integrates syntactic, psycholinguistic, and neurolinguistic evidence
into a unitary theory.

GENERAL LINGUISTICS

Rietveld, Toni. & van Hout, Roeland STATISTICAL TECHNIQUES FOR THE STUDY OF
 LANGUAGE AND LANGUAGE BEHAVIOUR 1993. xi,400 pp. Pb.ISBN 3-11-013663-5
 DM 58.00; US $ 34.95 Mouton de Gruyter
 >internet:100064.2307compuserve.com General Ling, Textbook
This textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to a variety of
statistical techniques and problems which are of special relevance to the
study of linguistics.
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