Date: Tue, 19 Mar 1996 11:29:05 EST From: Terry Lynn Irons Subject: Re: Textbook Question Natalie, I have used the Gee textbook for an intro course. It is very heavy on semantics at the beginning--using a simplified predicate language. Phonology and syntax are okay as is the psycholinguistics chapter. The discourse chapter is weak. My experience was that it didn't well for beginning students--but I teach at a regional institution. Terry Irons -- (*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*) Terry Lynn Irons t.irons[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Voice Mail: (606) 783-5164 Snail Mail: UPO 604 Morehead, KY 40351 (*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)=(*)