In grade school, no one would have ever guessed I'd grow up to become a linguist-- I was the kid who got Cs in French and couldn't produce a trill to save my life! I went to university majoring in civil engineering-- relieved that there was no language requirement for that major. But I ended up switching to geophysics, thinking that it would be less restrictive than engineering, and that it would allow me to spend more time in the mountains (which turned out to be wishful thinking)...Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
Selected Proceedings of the 13th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium
This volume contains 29 papers selected from among those presented at the
13th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium, which took place from October 21-24,
2009 at the Universidad de Puerto Rico in Río Piedras. The papers are grouped
into sections on sociolinguistics and language variation; acquisition and applied
linguistics; phonology; and syntax, semantics, and pragmatics. They include the
plenaries from John M. Lipski, Pedro Martín Butragueño, Ana T. Pérez-Leroux,
and Pilar Prieto. The complete table of contents is available at
http://www.lingref.com/cpp/hls/13/index.html along with abstracts and the
complete papers in PDF format.
This volume has been published by Cascadilla Proceedings Project, an imprint
of Cascadilla Press. Proceedings from Cascadilla Proceedings Project are
published in library binding, with free web access to all of the papers in the
proceedings through our web site at www.lingref.com.