Geolinguistics Book Reviews, 36: 2010


Jean Kommers & Eric Venbrux: Cultural Styles of Knowledge Transmission: Essays in Honour of Ad Borsboom

Catherine Prendergast: Buying into English

Lisa Mitchell: Language, Emotion, and Politics in South India: The Making of a Mother Tongue

Ronald P. Leow, Héctor Campos & Donna Lardierre: Little Words: Their History, Phonology, Semantics, Pragmatics, and Acquisition

Nicholas Evans: Dying Words: Endangered Languages and What They Have To Tell Us

George B.Ray: Language and Interracial Communication in the United States

Sébastien Grammond: Identity Captured by Law

Fed Sedgwick: Where Words Come From: A Dictionary of Word Origins

Robert L. Chapman & Barbara Ann Knipfer: American Slang

Amalia E. Gnanadesikan: The Writing Revolution

Haruko Momma & Michael Matto: A Companion in the History of The English Language

Marc Redfield: The Rhetoric of Terror

Jennifer R. Ballengee: The Wound and the Witness: The Rhetoric of Torture

Victor Mayer-Schönberger: Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age

Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade: An Introduction to Late Modern English

Derek Bickerton & Eörsa Szathmáry: Biological Foundations and Origins of Syntax

David Crystal: Just a Phrase I'm Going Through: My Life in Language

Stanley Baxter: Parliamo Glasgow

Peter Harder, ed.: Angles on the English-Speaking World

Sylvie Hansel, ed.: The Role of Prosody in Affective Speech

María T. Sánchez: The Problems of Literary Translation

Mercedes Niño-Murcia & Jason Rothman, eds.: Bilingualism and Identity

Vit Bubernik, John Hewson & Sara Rose, eds.: Grammatical Change in Indo-European Languages

Gunter Senft, Jan-Olastman & Jef Verschueren, eds.: Culture and Language Use

Greg O'Brien, ed.: Pre-Removal Choctaw History: Exploring New Path

Roger L. Nichols, ed.: The American Indian: Past and Present

Prashant Parikh: Language and Equilibrium

Jean Bricmont & Julie Frank, eds.: Chomsky Notebo

Edwin A. Abbott: Flatland

Geoffrey Hughes: Political Correctness: A History of Semantics and Culture

Patricia Causey Nichols: Voices of Our Ancestors: Language Contact in Early South Carolina

Danièle Tork & W. Leo Wetzels, eds.: Romance Languages and Linguistics

Enoch O. Aboh & Norval Smith, eds.: Complex Processes in New Languages

Sol Steinmetz: Semantic Antics

Arika Okrent: In the Land of Invented Languages

Barnaby Rogerson: The Last Crusaders: The Hundred-Year Battle for The Center of the World

Brenda Farnell: Do You See What I Mean?

Patricia Gándara & Megan Hopkins, eds.: Forbidden Language

Louis-Jacques Dorais: The Language of the Inuit


Leonard R. N. Ashley: Language in Action


Grace Qiao Zhang: Using Chinese Synonyms


Minae Mizumura: Nihongo ga horobirutoki: Eigo no seiki no nakade [When Japanese becomes Extinct: In the Century of English]


Ruiyan Xu: The Lost and forgotten Languages of Shanghai

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