Contributions should be in one of the European Community languages. All manuscripts must be submitted in four copies to the Editor, Professor J. C. Sager, UMIST, PO Box 88, Manchester M60 1QD. England. Manuscripts must be typed double-spaced with wide margins (including all quotes and the abstract Notes and References sections) on one side of standard A4 typing paper (or similar). Manuscripts should be reasonably divided into sections, and where necessary subsections, and given section headings, not numbers. All pages of the manuscript should carry the page number and the author's last name. Use 'single quotes' throughout the article, and "double quotes" only within single. Emphasized expressions should be marked by single underlining. Abstracts of 150 to 200 words, summarizing the contents, should accompany all articles. Review articles should be treated as articles and given an appropriate title that is different from the title of the work(s) under review. The title should be followed by an asterisked footnote, placed at the bottom of the first page of text, containing the bibliographical details of the work(s) being reviewed. Reviews should be sent to the Book Review Editor, Professor Harald Zimmermann, Fachbereich 5 der Universität des Saarlandes, 6600 Saarbrücken, W.