LEHRER, A: Frames, Fields, and Contrasts: New Essays in Semantic and Lexical Organization

Lehrer, Adrienne; Kittay, Eva Feder. (editors) Frames, Fields, and Contrasts: New Essays in Semantic and Lexical Organization (Labor Relations Report 21). Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1992. ISBN: 0805810897. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#31007) $50.00

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Different disciplines have studied lexical structure from their own vantage points. This volume brings together thinkers across the disciplines of linguistics, philosophy, psychology, and computer science to exchange ideas, discuss a range of questions and approaches to the topic, consider alternative research strategies and methodologies, and formulate interdisciplinary hypotheses concerning lexical organization. 464p.

Contributors include Lawrence W. Barsalou, James Ross, Ray Jackendoff, Roger Chaffin, Paul Kay, Keith Allan, and others.

BECKMANN, J: Virtual Dimension: Architecture, Representation, and Crash Culture

Book cover. Virtual Dimension: Architecture, Representation, and Crash CultureBeckmann, John (Editor). Virtual Dimension: Architecture, Representation, and Crash Culture. Princeton Architectural Press, 1998. ISBN: 1568981201. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30910) $12.00

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The Virtual Dimension critically examines the role that digital and immersive technologies have on the methods used by architects, designers, and artists to conceptualize and represent new mediated spaces, topologies, and both real and virtual communities.

Thirty contributors, including Stan Allen, Gareth Branwyn, Char Davies, Manuel Delanda, William J. Mitchell, Paul Virilio, and others. Illustrated.

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KAUFMANN, WJ: Supercomputing and the Transformation of Science

Cover. Supercomputing and the Transformation of ScienceKaufmann, William J. III; Smarr, Larry L. Supercomputing and the Transformation of Science (Scientific American Library). W H Freeman & Co, 1993. ISBN: 0716750384. Unmarked. Dust jacket under clear protective cover. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30834) $15.00

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Extensively illustrated. Index. Bibliographic references. 238p. Examines the hardware, software, and technology of supercomputing at the end of the 20th century.