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Language and Experience in 17th-century British Philosophy

Lia Formigari - Philosophy - 1988 - 178 pages
The focus of this volume is the crisis of the traditional view of the relationship between words and things and the emergence of linguistic arbitrarism in 17th-century British ...
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Leibniz, Humboldt, and the Origins of Comparativism

Tullio De Mauro, Lia Formigari - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1990 - 329 pages
Both Leibniz and Humboldt are scholars in whose work we find a passionate interest in the history and development of languages combined with a strong theoretical commitment ...
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Signs, Science and Politics: Philosophies of language in Europe 1700 1830

Lia Formigari - Philosophy - 1993 - 218 pages
This book tells the story of how 18th-century European philosophy used Locke's theory of signs to build a natural history of speech and to investigate the semiotic tools with ...
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Historical Roots of Linguistic Theories

Lia Formigari, Daniele Gambarara - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 309 pages
Most of the papers collected in this volume concentrate on the history of linguistic ideas in France and Italy in the modern period (from the Renaissance to the present day ...
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Chomskyan (r)evolutions

Douglas A. Kibbee - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2010 - 488 pages
Chomsky's atavistic revolution (with a little help from his enemies) / John E. Joseph -- The equivocation of form and notation in generative grammar / Christopher Beedham ...
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North American Contributions to the History of Linguistics

Francis P. Dinneen, E. F. K. Koerner - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1990 - 237 pages
This volume unites papers given by members of the North American Association for the History of the Language Sciences (NAAHoLS) at meetings held in Washington, D.C., in March ...
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