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Abraham, Werner, and C. Jan-Wouter Zwart, eds. Issues in formal German(ic) typology. In the series Linguistics Today 45. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 2002. Pp. xvii + 334. US$110.00 (hardcover).
Aitchison, Jean. Words in the mind: An introduction to the mental lexicon. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. 3rd ed. Pp. xiii + 314. US$34.95 (softcover).
Barss, Andrew, ed. Anaphora. A reference guide. In the series Explaining Linguistics 3. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xii + 288. US$36.95 (softcover).
Bendjaballah, S., W.U. Dressler, O.E. Pfeiffer, and M.D. Voeikova, eds. Morphology 2000: Selected papers from the 9th morphology meeting, Vienna, 24-28 February 2000. In the series Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 218. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 2002. Pp. vii + 317. US$105.00 (hardcover).
Boase-Beier, Jean, and Ken Lodge. The German language: A linguistic introduction. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xi + 254. US$29.95 (softcover).
Bod, Rens, Jennifer Hay, and Stefanie Jannedy, eds. Probalistic linguistics. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. 2003. Pp. xii + 451 (softcover).
Coates, Jennifer. Men talk: Stories in the making of masculinities. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xi + 219. US$24.95 (softcover).
Costa, David J. The Miami-Illinois language. In the series Studies in the Native Languages of the Americas. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. 2003. Pp. xxi + 566. US$75.00 (hardcover). [End Page 133]
Coulmas, Florian. Writing systems: An introduction to their linguistic analysis. In the series Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2002. Pp. xix + 270. US$60.00 (hardcover).
Croft, William. Typology and universals. In the series Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. 2nd ed. Pp. xxv + 341. US$65.00 (hardcover).
Crystal, David. A dictionary of linguistics and phonetics. In the series The Language Library. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. 5th ed. Pp. xxv + 508. US$29.95 (softcover).
Dell, François, and Mohamed Elmedlaoui. Syllables in Tashlhiyt Berber and in Moroccan Arabic. In the series Kluwer International Handbook of Linguistics, Vol. 2. Dordrecht: Kluwer. 2002. Pp. xvi + 384 (softcover).
Dixon, R.M.W. Australian languages: Their nature and development. In the series Cambridge Language Surveys. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xlii + 734. US$95.00 (hardcover).
Dixon, R.M.W., and Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, eds. Word: A cross-linguistic typology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xiii + 290. US$60.00 (hardcover).
Doughty, Catherine J., and Michael H. Long, eds. The handbook of second language acquisition. In the series Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. x + 888. US$149.95 (hardcover).
Eckert, Penelope, and Sally McConnell-Ginet. Language and gender. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xii + 366. US$65.00 (softcover).
Enrico, John. Haida syntax. Volume 1. In the series Studies in the Anthropology of North American Indians. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. In cooperation with American Indian Studies Research Institute, Indiana University, Bloomington. 2003. Pp. vii + 1-656 (hardcover).
Enrico, John. Haida syntax. Volume 2. In the series Studies in the Anthropology of North American Indians. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. In cooperation with American Indian Studies Research Institute, Indiana University, Bloomington. 2003. Pp. xiii + 657-1387 (hardcover).
Epstein, Samuel D., and T. Daniel Seely, eds. Derivation and explanation in the Minimalist Program. In the series Generative Syntax. Oxford: Blackwell. 2002. Pp. xi + 317. US$34.95 (softcover).
Féry, Caroline, and Ruben van de Vijver, eds. The syllable in Optimality Theory. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. ix + 415 (hardcover).
Field, John. Psycholinguistics: A resource book for students. In the series Routledge English Language Introduction. New York: Routledge. 2003. Pp. xviii + 231. US$23.95 (softcover).
Fries, Peter H., Michael Cummings, David Lockwood, and William Spruiell, eds. Relations and functions within and around language. In the series Open Linguistics Series. New York: Continuum. 2002. Pp. viii + 399. US$39.95 (softcover).
Froman, Frances, Alfred Keye, Lottie Keye, and Carrie Dyck. English-Cayuga/Cayuga-English dictionary. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 2002. Pp. xli + 744. $150.00 (hardcover).
Gentner, Dedre, and Susan Goldin-Meadow, eds. Language in mind: Advances in the study of language and thought. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. 2003. Pp. ix + 528 (softcover). [End Page 134]
Gibbons, John. Forensic linguistics: An introduction to language in the justice system. In the series Language in Society 32. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. viii + 337. US$64.95 (hardcover), $29.95 (softcover).
Hale, Ken, and Samuel Jay Keyser. Prolegomenon to a theory of argument structure. In the series Linguistic Inquiry Monograph 39. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. 2002. Pp. x + 281. US$62.00 (hardcover), $25.00 (softcover).
Hendrick, Randall, ed. Minimalist syntax. In the series Generative Syntax 7. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. viii + 233. US$34.95 (softcover).
Hickey, Raymond, ed. Motives for language change. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. ix + 286. US$60.00 (hardcover).
Hickmann, Maya. Children's discourse: Person, space and time across languages. In the series Cambridge Studies in Linguistics 98. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xviii + 392. US$70.00 (hardcover).
Holmes, Janet, and Miriam Meyerhoff, eds. The handbook of language and gender. In the series Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xvi + 759. US$124.95 (hardcover).
Johnson, Keith. Acoustics and auditory phonetics. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. 2nd ed. Pp. ix + 182. US$34.95 (softcover).
Joseph, Brian D., and Richard D. Janda, eds. The handbook of historical linguistics. In the series Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xviii + 881 (hardcover).
Karimi, Simin, ed. Word order and scrambling. In the series Explaining Linguistics 4. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xx + 385 (softcover).
Kellman, Steven G., ed. Switching languages: Translingual writers reflect on their craft. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. 2003. Pp. xix + 339. US$19.95 (softcover).
King, Gareth. Modern Welsh: A comprehensive grammar. New York: Routledge. 2003. 2nd ed. Pp. xii + 403. US$32.95 (softcover).
Koerner, E.F.K., and Aleksander Szwedek, eds. Towards a history of linguistics in Poland: From the early beginnings to the end of the twentieth century. In the series Studies in the History of the Language Sciences 102. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 2001. Pp. xx + 335. US$135.00 (hardcover).
Kress, Gunther. Literacy in the new media age. In the series Literacy. New York: Routledge. 2003. Pp. xiii + 186. US$25.95 (softcover).
Krishnamurti, Bhadriraju. The Dravidian languages. In the series Cambridge Language Surveys. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xxvii + 545. US$95.00 (hardcover).
Künzli, Alexander. Quelques stratégies et principes en traduction technique français-allemand et français-suédois. Dans la collection Forskningsrapporter/Cahiers de la recherche 21. Stockholm: Universitet Stockholms, Département de français et d'italien. 2003. ii + 265 pages (broché).
Law, Vivien. The history of linguistics in Europe: From Plato to 1600. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xvii + 307. US$26.00 (softcover).
Leather, Jonathan, and Jet van Dam, eds. Ecology of language acquisition. In the series Educational Linguistics, Vol. 1. Dordrecht: Kluwer. 2003. Pp. xi + 225. US$88.00 (hardcover). [End Page 135]
Lepschy, Giulio. Mother tongues and other reflections on the Italian language. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 2002. Pp. x + 148. $29.95 (hardcover).
Liddell, Scott K. Grammar, gesture, and meaning in American Sign Language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xiv + 384. US$25.00 (softcover).
Makoni, Sinfree, Geneva Smitherman, Arnetha F. Ball, and Arthur K. Spears, eds. Black linguistics: Language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas. New York: Routledge. 2003. Pp. xii + 228. US$24.95 (softcover).
Masthay, Carl, ed. Kaskaslkia Illinois-to-French dictionary. Missouri: Carl Masthay. 2002. Pp. x + 757 (hardcover).
Maurais, Jacques, and Michael A. Morris, eds. Languages in a globalising world. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xv + 345 (softcover).
Maylor, B. Roger. Lexical template morphology: Change of state and the verbal prefixes in German. In the series Studies in Language Companion Series 58. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 2002. Pp. ix + 270. US$95.00 (hardcover).
McDonough, Jo, and Christopher Shaw. Materials and methods in ELT: A teacher's guide. In the series Applied Language Studies. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. 2nd ed. Pp. xiii + 280. US$29.95 (softcover).
Meney, Lionel. Polémique propos du dictionnaire québécois-français. Montréal: Guérin. 2002. 72 pages (broché).
Merrill, William L., and Ives Goddard, eds. Anthropology, history, and American Indians: Essays in honor of William Curtis Sturtevant. In the series Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology 44. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press. 2002. Pp. x + 357 (softcover).
Milroy, Lesley, and Matthew Gordon. Sociolinguistics: Method and interpretation. In the series Language in Society 34. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xv + 261. US$32.95 (softcover).
Minkova, Donka. Alliteration and sound change in Early English. In the series Cambridge Studies in Linguistics 101. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003. Pp. xix + 400. US$65.00 (hardcover).
Panagiotidis, Phoevos. Pronouns, clitics and empty nouns: 'Pronominality' and licensing in syntax. In the series Linguistics Today 46. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 2002. Pp. ix + 211. US$95.00 (hardcover).
Pérez-Leroux, Ana Teresa, and Juana Muñoz Liceras, eds. The acquisition of Spanish morphosyntax: The L1/L2 connection. In the series Studies in Theoretical Psycholinguistics 31. Dordrecht: Kluwer. 2002. Pp. xxiii + 247. $96.00 (hardcover).
Phillipson, Robert. English-only Europe? Challenging language policy. New York: Routledge. 2003. Pp. x + 240. US$20.95 (softcover).
Price, Glanville. A comprehensive French grammar. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. 5th ed. Pp. xix + 584. US$29.95 (softcover).
Robinson, Douglas. Performative linguistics: Speaking and translating as doing things with words. New York: Routledge. 2003. Pp. xii + 260. US$90.00 (hardcover).
Rudes, Blair A., and David J. Costa, eds. Essays in Algonquian, Catawban and Siouan linguistics in memory of Frank T. Siebert, Jr. In the series Algonquian and Iroquoian Linguistics 16. Winnipeg: Algonquian and Iroquoian Linguistics. 2003. Pp. ix + 296. $40.00 (softcover). [End Page 136]
Saeed, John I. Semantics. In the series Introducing Linguistics 2. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. 2nd ed. Pp. xx + 413. US$32.95 (softcover).
Santamaria Iglesias, Esther. A Spanish grammar workbook. In the series Blackwell Reference Grammars. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. x + 364. US$26.95 (softcover).
Satterfield, Teresa, Christina Tortora, and Diana Cresti, eds. Current issues in Romance languages. Selected papers from the 29th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), Ann Arbor, 8-11 April 1999. In the series Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 220. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 2002. Pp. vii + 403. US$105.00 (hardcover).
Shockey, Linda. Sound pattern of spoken English. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xi + 156. US$24.95 (softcover).
Tannen, Deborah, and James E. Alatis, eds. Georgetown University round table on language and linguistics 2001. Linguistics, language, and the real world: Discourse and beyond. Washington: Georgetown University Press. 2003. Pp. vi + 202. US$39.95 (softcover).
Trips, Carola. From OV to VO in Early Middle English. In the series Linguistics Today 60. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 2002. Pp. xiii + 356. US$120.00 (hardcover).
Twining, William, and Iain Hampsher-Monk, eds. Evidence and inference in history and law: Interdisciplinary dialogues. Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press. Pp. ix + 354. US$29.95 (softcover).
Wardhaugh, Ronald. Understanding English grammar: A linguistic approach. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. 2nd ed. Pp. xi + 279. US$36.95 (softcover).
Watters, David E. A grammar of Kham. In the series Cambridge Grammatical Descriptions. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2002. Pp. xxv + 477. US$100.00 (hardcover).
Winford, Donald. An introduction to contact linguistics. In the series Language in Society 33. Oxford: Blackwell. 2003. Pp. xvii + 416. US$34.95 (softcover).
White, Lydia. Second language acquisition and Universal Grammar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2003 US$65.00 (softcover).
Woodbury, Hanni. Onondaga-English English-Onondaga dictionary. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 2003. Pp. x + 1563. $175.00 (hardcover).
Yip, Moira. Tone. In the series Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2002. Pp. xxxiv + 341. US$65.00 (hardcover). [End Page 137]

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