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A sampling of some of the diverse studies recently carried out by investigators with varying divergent yet partially overlapping interests in the Spanish language.
1. Recent trends in Hispanic linguistics / Frank Nuessel
2. African influence on Hispanic dialects / John Lipski
3. The Spanish teacher as dialectologist / Mark G. Goldin
4. Noun gender categories in Spanish and French / Richard V. Teschner