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  1. Landmarks in Linguistic Thought Volume II

    The Western Tradition in the Twentieth Century

    By John E. Joseph, Nigel Love, Talbot J Taylor

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Landmarks in Linguistic Thought II introduces the major issues and themes that have determined the development of Western thinking about language, meaning and communication in the twentieth century.Each chapter contains an extract from a 'landmark' text followed by a commentary, which places the...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Generative Linguistics

    An Historical Perspective

    By Frederick J. Newmeyer

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  3. Landmarks in Linguistic Thought Volume III

    The Arabic Linguistic Tradition

    By Kees Versteegh

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Landmarks in Linguistic Thought Vol 3 is devoted to a linguistic tradition that lies outside the Western mainstream, namely that of the Middle East.The reader is introduced to the major issues and themes that have determined the development of the Arabic linguistic tradition. Each chapter contains...

    Published May 8th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Landmarks In Linguistic Thought Volume I

    The Western Tradition From Socrates To Saussure, 2nd Edition

    By Professor Roy Harris, Roy Harris, Talbot Taylor

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    By introducing the reader to the main issues and themes that have determined the development of the Western linguistic tradition, an evolution of linguistic thought quickly becomes apparent. Each chapter in this accessible book contains a short extract from a `landmark' text followed by a...

    Published March 27th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Ideology and Linguistic Theory

    Noam Chomsky and the Deep Structure Debates

    By John A. Goldsmith, Geoffrey J. Huck

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    In Ideology and Linguistic Theory Geoffrey Huck and John Goldsmith provide a revisionist account of the development of ideas about semantics in modern theories of language, focusing particularly on Chomsky's very public rift with the Generative Semanticists about the concept of Deep Structure....

    Published October 31st 1996 by Routledge

  6. Linguistics, Anthropology and Philosophy in the French Enlightenment

    A contribution to the history of the relationship between language theory and ideology

    By Ulrich Ricken

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Linguistics, Anthropology and Philosophy in the French Enlightenment treats the development of linguistic thought from Descartes to Degerando as both a part of and a determining factor in the emergence of modern consciousness. Through his careful analyses of works by the most influential thinkers...

    Published December 2nd 1993 by Routledge

  7. Language, Saussure and Wittgenstein

    How to Play Games with Words

    By Professor Roy Harris, Roy Harris

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Saussure as a linguist and Wittgenstein as a philosopher of language are arguably the two most important figures in the development of twentieth-century linguistic thought. By pointing out what their ideas have in common, in spite of emanating from very different intellectual sources, this study...

    Published October 25th 1990 by Routledge

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