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Linda M. McManness, Ph.D.

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Professor of Spanish and Advisor for the World Affairs Minor

Baylor University
One Bear Place #97393
Waco, TX 76798-7393
254-710-4426
Burleson 117
Linda_McManness@baylor.edu

Spring 2014 Office Hours: TR 8:00-9:30, 2:00-3:00, and by appointment
Education
Ph.D., 1990 University of Washington (Romance Linguistics)
M.A., 1987 University of Washington (Romance morphology and Spanish syntax)
B.A., 1977 Southwest Baptist University (Elementary Education and Spanish)

Courses Taught
Spanish Civilization, Intermediate Spanish, Thesis, Language Acquisition/Applied Linguistics, Introduction to Spanish Linguistics, Special Problems, Spanish Syntax

Research Interests
Hispanic Linguistics, Syntax, Second Language Acquisition

Selected Recent Publications

Books
Lexical Categories in Spanish: The Determiner. Lanham, Maryland: UP of America, 1996.

Book Reviews
Jeff MacSwan. A Minimalist Approach to Intrasentential Code Switching. In Southwest Journal of Linguistics 12.2 (1999).

Eduardo Faingold. Child Language, Creolization, and Historical Change: Spanish in Contact with Portuguese. In Southwest Journal of Linguistics 17.1 (1999).