LINGUIST List 8.1474

Sun Oct 12 1997

Books: Available for review

Editor for this issue: Andrew Carnie <>

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  1. Andrew Carnie, available for rev

Message 1: available for rev

Date: Sun, 12 Oct 1997 15:25:45 -0400 (EDT)
From: Andrew Carnie <>
Subject: available for rev

The books listed below are in the LINGUIST office and now
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Perez-Leroux and Glass (eds)(1997) Contemporary Perspectives on the Acquisition
	of Spanish. Cascadilla Press. Somerville Ma. 
		Vol 1. Developing Grammars
		Vol 2. Production, Processing and Comprehension.

These volumes contain 19 papers on a variety of issues in the acquisition of
Spanish, both L1 and L2, from a wide variety of perspectives.

SEMANTICS-Tense and Aspect

ter Meulen, Alice G B. (1997) Representing Time in Natural Language. The
	Dynamic Interpretation of Tense and Aspect. MIT press. Cambridge MA.

This book integrates current research in natural langauge semantics with
analyses of Englsih discourse and logical tools into an information theory
that provides a foundation for computational systems to reason about 
change and the flow of time. 

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