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  • Al-'Arabiyyaby Mohammad T. Alhawary

    Georgetown University Press 2016; US$ 60.00

    Al- ' Arabiyya is the annual journal of the American Association of Teachers of Arabic and serves scholars in the United States and abroad. Al- ' Arabiyya includes scholarly articles and reviews that advance the study, research, and teaching of Arabic language, linguistics, literature, and pedagogy. more...

  • Cognitive Literary Scienceby Michael Burke; Emily T. Troscianko

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 72.99 US$ 65.69

    This book brings together researchers with cognitive-scientific and literary backgrounds to present innovative research in all three variations on the possible interactions between literary studies and cognitive science. more...

  • Introduction to the Languages of the Worldby Anatole Lyovin; Brett Kessler; William Leben

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 44.99 US$ 40.49

    The only textbook of its kind, An Introduction to the Languages of the World is designed to introduce beginning linguistics students, who now typically start their study with little background in languages, to the variety of the languages of the world. more...

  • Introducing Second Language Acquisitionby Muriel Saville-Troike; Karen Barto

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 32.00

    Third edition of the leading interdisciplinary introduction to second language acquisition, covering linguistic, psychological and social aspects. more...

  • Fixing Babelby Rebecca Shapiro; Jack Lynch

    Bucknell University Press 2016; US$ 149.99

    Fixing Babel provides authoritative transcriptions of documents from the front matter of major English dictionaries over a two-hundred-year period. Fixing Babel provides commentary on and annotates a wide range of lexicographical concerns. more...

  • Mixed Methodsby Robert W. Schrauf

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 88.00

    A hands-on guide to making cross-cultural comparisons by integrating data from qualitative interviews and quantitative surveys collected in multiple languages. more...

  • A Semantics for the English Existential Constructionby Louise McNally

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 140.00

    First published in 1997, this book addresses the question: What is the interpretation of English there -existential construction? One of the principal goals is to develop an interpretation for the construction that will specifically address other properties of the postcopular DP. After outlining the problem, the author goes on to present a syntactic... more...

  • Anaphora and Semantic Interpretationby Tanya Reinhart

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 140.00

    First published in 1983, this book examines anaphora ? a central issue in linguistic theory as it lies at the crossroads of several major problems. On the one hand it is believed that the same conditions that govern the interpretation of anaphora also govern syntactic movement rules but on the other, while anaphora is known to interact with various... more...

  • The Anatomy of Languageby Marjorie Boulton

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 125.00

    First published in 1959, this book aims to provide a practical introduction to semantics, relating the critical study of language to real-life situation, with a wealth of anecdotes and numerous illustrations drawn from everyday personal predicaments. This book provides much information and much material for profitable discussion, helping to make accessible... more...

  • Interaction of Morphology and Syntax in American Sign Languageby Carol A. Padden

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 140.00

    This study, first published in 1988, examines cases of interaction of morphology and syntax in American Sign Language and proposes that clause structure and syntactic phenomena are not defined in terms of verb agreement or sign order, but in terms of grammatical relations. Using the framework of relational grammar developed by Perlmutter and Postal... more...