LINGUIST List 9.1231

Sun Sep 6 1998

Books: Avail for review: Semantics, Pragmatics

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  1. Andrew Carnie, Available for Review: Semantics, Pragmatics, Syntax

Message 1: Available for Review: Semantics, Pragmatics, Syntax

Date: Sun, 6 Sep 1998 16:56:07 -0400 (EDT)
From: Andrew Carnie <>
Subject: Available for Review: Semantics, Pragmatics, Syntax

The three books listed below are in the LINGUIST office and now
available for review. If you are interested in reviewing
a book (or leading a discussion of the book); please contact 
our book review editor, Andrew Carnie, at:

NOTE: Please include in your request message a brief statement about your
research interests, background, affiliation and other information that might
be valuable to help us select a suitable reviewer. Do not provide a
link or URL to an online CV or homepage -- these will be ignored. Please
also provide a surface address for us to send the book to.


Carpenter, Bob (1997) Type-Logical Semantics. MIT Press, Cambridge MA

	Based on an introductory course on NL semantics, this book
	presents type-logical grammar and the range fo linguistic phenomena
	that can be handled in Categorial Grammar.


Forget et al. (1998) Negation and Polarity. John Benjamins Pub. co. 


Bayer, Samuel (1997) Confessions of a Lapsed NeoGrammarian. Events and
		Arguments in Compositional Semantics. Garland Press.


Reboul, Anne and Jacquess Moeschler (1998) Pragmatique du discours: 
	De l'interpretation de l'enonce a l'interpretation du discours.
	Armand Colin, Paris
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