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Philosophy of language

Paperback. James Williams sets out a new process philosophy of signs where signs are processes, not fixed relations. He develops his argument through a formal model and a series of case studies. He engages in dialogue with the philosophies of Deleuze and Whitehead, and in critical discussion with contemporary and historical theories of the sign. Num Pages: 200 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPS; PDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748695010
ISBN
9780748695010

€ 23.90

Paperback. This book offers the first critical study of Gilles Deleuze's The Logic of Sense, his most important work on language and ethics. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF; HPK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 159 x 14. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748626113
ISBN
9780748626113

€ 31.17

Hardcover. A critical assessment of recent experiments where it was attempted to impart a language, either natural or invented, to an ape. The performance of the animals is compared with the semantic and syntactic development in children, both speaking and signing. Series Editor(s): Goody, Jack; Hawthorn, Geoffrey; Dunn, John. Series: Themes in the Social Sciences. Num Pages: 204 pages, l plate. BIC Classification: CFA; CFDC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
204
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1992
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521404877
ISBN
9780521404877

€ 78.06

Hardcover. Working from considering the philosophical assumptions of the cognitivist perspective, this study offers an argument for a very productive understanding of the relation between concepts, categories, and their theoretical models. Series: Dis/Continuities. Num Pages: 236 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; CFD; HP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 215 x 19. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631662380
ISBN
9783631662380

€ 50.99
€ 49.19

Paperback. Volosinov's important work, first published in Russian in 1929, had to wait a generation for recognition. This first paperback edition of the English translation will be capital for literary theorists, philosophers, linguists, psychologists, and many others. Translator(s): Matejka, Ladislav; Titunik, I.R. Num Pages: 224 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 226 x 148 x 14. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674550988
ISBN
9780674550988

€ 34.99
€ 29.24

Paperback. Part of "Learning About Language" series, this edition provides an overview of Cognitive Linguistics. It explains the concepts of categorization, of prototype and gestalt perception, of basic level and conceptual hierarchies, of figure and ground, and of metaphor and metonymy. It also brings together issues such as iconicity and lexical change. Series: Learning About Language. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; CFD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 612.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582784963
ISBN
9780582784963

€ 50.09

Paperback. A study of the linguistic philosophy of Wilhelm von Humboldt, Prussian philologist and politician. It clarifies the main ideas and proposals of Humboldt's linguistic philosophy and demonstrates the way his ideas can be adopted and adapted by thinkers and linguists today. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748668793
ISBN
9780748668793

€ 24.99
€ 22.11

Paperback. This book is P. A. Gorner's English translation of Ernst Tugendhat's major philosophical work. Translator(s): Gorner, P.A. Series: Cambridge Philosophy Classics. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316508893
ISBN
9781316508893

€ 20.71

Paperback. A volume of original essays on key aspects of Searle's philosophy of language, prefaced by John Searle himself. Editor(s): Tsohatzidis, Savas L. Num Pages: 308 pages, 5 tables. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 222 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 460. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0011315
ISBN
9780521685344

€ 18.00

Paperback. This radically new approach to morphological typology is designed to engage graduate students and academic researchers. Series: Cambridge Studies in Linguistics. Num Pages: 428 pages, 18 b/w illus. 232 tables. BIC Classification: CFA; CFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 154 x 229 x 26. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316604779
ISBN
9781316604779

€ 35.82

Paperback. Series: Princeton Foundations of Contemporary Philosophy. Num Pages: 200 pages, 4 line illus. BIC Classification: CFA; CFG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 16. Weight in Grams: 274.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Number of pages
200
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691155975
ISBN
9780691155975

€ 23.99
€ 22.06

Hardcover. This is a unique and accessible reference guide to the work of figures who have played an important role in the development of ideas about language. It includes 80 entries on individual thinkers in the Western tradition, ranging from antiquity to the present day, chosen because of their impact on the description or theory of language. Editor(s): Chapman, Siobhan; Routledge, Christopher. Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 570.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748617579
ISBN
9780748617579

€ 101.75

Paperback. This is a unique and accessible reference guide to the work of figures who have played an important role in the development of ideas about language. It includes 80 entries on individual thinkers in the Western tradition, ranging from antiquity to the present day, chosen because of their impact on the description or theory of language. Editor(s): Chapman, Siobhan; Routledge, Christopher. Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 175 x 15. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748617586
ISBN
9780748617586

€ 28.06

Hardcover. Num Pages: 198 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 264 x 24. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498518406
ISBN
9781498518406

€ 71.18

Hardcover. Roland Barthes (1915-1980) was a central figure in the thought of his time, but he was also something of an outsider. Num Pages: 584 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 238 x 237 x 51. Weight in Grams: 1046.
Publisher
Polity
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509505654
ISBN
9781509505654

€ 32.42

Paperback. Based on spontaneous conversations of shantytown youth hanging out on the streets of their neighborhoods and interviews from the comfortable living rooms of the middle class, the author shows how racial ideas permeate the daily lives of Rio de Janeiro's residents across race and class lines. Num Pages: 248 pages, 18 b/w images and 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; CFA; JFC; JFSL4; JHMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 229 x 17. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520293809
ISBN
9780520293809

€ 35.99
€ 32.01

Paperback. Editor(s): Rorty, Richard. Num Pages: 416 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 225 x 153 x 26. Weight in Grams: 670.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226725697
ISBN
9780226725697

€ 31.99
€ 31.05

Hardcover. By appealing to Paul Ricoeur's view of interpretation as the dialectical process of understanding through explanation, Kenneth A. Reynhout contributes to the growing field of religion and science by developing an alternative understanding of interdisciplinary theology that is fundamentally hermeneutical. Series: Studies in the Thought of Paul Ricoeur. Num Pages: 210 pages, 0. BIC Classification: CFA; CFP; HRAB; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 155 x 19. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Lexington Books United States
Number of pages
210
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739180617
ISBN
9780739180617

€ 76.86

Hardcover. Num Pages: 194 pages, 13 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 160 x 237 x 22. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498540391
ISBN
9781498540391

€ 76.86

Paperback. In the past decade the work of Jurgen Habermas has sparked off a series of lively debates over modernity and post--modernity, the nature of language, the interplay of law and politics and the dilemmas of morality. Editor(s): Rasmussen, David. Num Pages: 160 pages, 0. BIC Classification: CFA; HPC; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 10. Weight in Grams: 254. 8vo.Good clean copy
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0285376
ISBN
9780631152743

€ 4.64

Paperback. Graham Priest presents an account of the semantics of intentional language, which proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible. This updated second edition includes ten new chapters which develop the ideas of the first edition, explore new areas, and reply to critics. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPJ; HPL; HPM; PBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 25. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198783602
ISBN
9780198783602

€ 37.67

Hardcover. Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; CFG; CFK; DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138631335
ISBN
9781138631335

€ 143.60

Paperback. Plato's "Cratylus" is about language, specifically about names (onomata), a category that includes proper names, common nouns, adjectives, participles and infinitives. As Plato's most focused discussion of language, the text should be useful for every student of his work. Translator(s): Reeve, C. D. C. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; CFA; HPCA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 136 x 10. Weight in Grams: 198.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872204164
ISBN
9780872204164

€ 21.99
€ 21.52

Paperback. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; JM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 33. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Penguin Group
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141980775
ISBN
9780141980775

€ 12.00
€ 11.73

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