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  • Structural Markedness and Syntactic Structureby Rodrigo Gutiérrez-Bravo

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    First Published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Introducci?n a la sociolingü?stica hisp?nicaby Manuel Diaz-Campos

    Wiley 2013; US$ 53.95 US$ 46.76

    Introducción a la Sociolingüística Hispánica es un libro de texto imprescindible para los estudiantes de pregrado que cursan sociolingüística hispánica. Cada capítulo está redactado en un lenguaje sencillo y accesible. Sobre la base de un enfoque pedagógico, cada capítulo incluye una introducción,... more...

  • Auxiliary Selection in Spanishby Malte Rosemeyer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 149.00

    Although usage-based linguistics emphasises the need for studies of language change to take frequency effects into account, there is a lack of research that tries to systematically model frequency effects and their relation to diffusion processes in language change. This monograph offers a diachronic study of the change in Spanish perfect auxiliary... more...

  • Las familias de palabrasby Héctor Hernández Arocha

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 163.25

    For the first time in the history of research both in Spanish and German linguistics, this book undertakes a comparative study of the lexical structures commonly understood as ?word families? and the theoretical and methodological bases of their analysis. Using the word families derived from dec(ir) and sag(en) as a main reference... more...

  • Left Sentence Peripheries in Spanishby Andreas Dufter; Álvaro S. Octavio de Toledo

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 158.00

    The aim of this paper is to describe the syntax and semantics of Focus Fronting (FF) constructions in a range of Romance languages, including both regional and diachronic varieties, in order to reclassify these constructions on the basis of a common comparative ground. I shall begin with a look at some Sardinian data, mostly already presented in earlier... more...

  • Fonología generativa contemporánea de la lengua españolaby Rafael A. Núñez-Cedeño; Sonia Colina; Travis Bradley

    Georgetown University Press 2014; US$ 69.95 US$ 55.96

    Fonología generativa contemporánea de la lengua española , in its extensively revised and updated second edition, shows how recent theoretical and methodological advances have enhanced our understanding of Spanish phonology. This comprehensive book, written completely in Spanish, introduces the latest concepts and principles of phonological... more...

  • Profiling Discourse Participantsby Barbara De Cock

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 149.00

    The construction of discourse is a challenging field where many discourse structures and interactional effects remain poorly understood. This analysis provides a systematic explanation for the way in which discourse participants (speaker and hearer) are construed in Spanish through a corpus-driven analysis of informal conversation, TV-debates and parliamentary... more...

  • Binominal Quantifiers in Spanishby Katrien Dora Verveckken

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 130.59

    This volume presents a cognitive-functional analysis of binominal quantifiers in Spanish. The leitmotiv underlying the case studies is the iconicity principle, i.e. the motivated, non-arbitrary nature of syntax. Conceptually-driven analogy is shown to be, diachronically, the triggering mechanism in the development of the construction and,... more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of Hispanic Applied Linguisticsby Manel Lacorte

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of Hispanic applied linguistics, allowing students to understand the field from a variety of perspectives and offering insight into the ever-growing number of professional opportunies afforded to Spanish language program graduates. The goal of this book is to re-contextualize the notion of applied linguistics... more...

  • Sprache und Raum in der Romaniaby Felix Tacke

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 108.82

    Die Studie behandelt den Zusammenhang von Sprache und Raum. Auf der Basis der Konzeptualisierung sprachlich-räumlicher Zusammenhänge fokussiert der Autor unter dem Begriff der «sprachlichen Territorialität» die sich in der Aneignung und Verteidigung von «Sprachgebieten» manifestierenden Verhaltensmuster von Sprechergemeinschaften, die... more...