Reflections on language

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Pantheon Books, 1975 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 269 pages
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I expected this book to be written for the enlightened layperson (ie the English major with a good knowledge of grammar and syntax). It was replete with transformational grammar jargon and offered ... Read full review

Contents

The Object of Inquiry
36
Some General Features of Language
78
Problems and Mysteries in the Study
137
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About the author (1975)

Professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Noam Chomsky is widely regarded to be the foremost critic of U.S. foreign policy in the world. He has published a multitude of books, articles and essays on global politics, history, and linguistics. Among his recent books includes "Hegemony or Survival," published by Haymarket Books in audiobook format, with Brian Jones reading.

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