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Linda M. McManness

L McManness

Professor of Spanish, Advisor for the World Affairs Minor, and Director of the Baylor in Denia Summer Study Program

Baylor University
One Bear Place #97393
Waco, TX 76798-7393
Burleson 117

Fall 2014 Office Hours:
TR 8:00-9:30, 12:30-2:00, and by appointment

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

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).