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Philosophy of language

Paperback. Covers the major aspects of linguistics. This guide begins at the 'arts' end of the subject and finishes at the 'science' end, with the discoveries regarding language in the brain. It looks at the prehistory of languages and their common origins, language and evolution, language in time and space, grammar and dictionaries and phonetics. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 144 pages, 17 halftones. BIC Classification: CFA; CFF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 113 x 9. Weight in Grams: 120.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192801487
ISBN
9780192801487

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, facsimiles. BIC Classification: 2ADF; AV; CFA; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 14. Weight in Grams: 178.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780006861355
ISBN
9780006861355

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Paperback. Features a survey of everything from how sounds become speech to how names work. This work also talks about eyebrow flashes, whistling languages, how parents teach their children to speak, how politeness travels across languages and how the way we talk show not just how old we are but where we're from and even who we want to be. Num Pages: 512 pages, Yes. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 134 x 22. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141015521
ISBN
9780141015521

€ 14.99
€ 11.26

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

€ 14.99
€ 11.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 150 pages, 11 black and white, descriptive. BIC Classification: ABA; CFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 135. .
Publisher
Grey Tiger
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780956441966
ISBN
9780956441966

€ 13.99
€ 11.98

Paperback. Presents a treatise that looks at how we construct a social reality from our sense impressions; at how, for example, we construct a 'five-pound note' with all that implies in terms of value and social meaning, from the printed piece of paper we see and touch. Num Pages: 256 pages, index. BIC Classification: CFA; GTE; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 15. Weight in Grams: 190.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140235906
ISBN
9780140235906

€ 16.99
€ 12.73

Paperback. One of the world's science superstars presents a brilliantly illuminating, entertaining and cutting-edge account of how language actually works. Series: Science Masters. Num Pages: 416 pages, 10 Line Drawing(s). BIC Classification: CFA; JMR; PDZ; PSAN; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 198 x 27. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
W&N
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753810255
ISBN
9780753810255

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Paperback. Series: Chomsky Perspectives. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; JFC; JPA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Pluto Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745335643
ISBN
9780745335643

€ 18.99
€ 17.50

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
SKU
KOC0011315
ISBN
9780521685344

€ 18.00

Paperback. Editor(s): O'Connor, Clare; Thompson, A. K.; Fritsch, Kelly. Num Pages: 350 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 216 x 42. Weight in Grams: 834.
Publisher
AK Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849352420
ISBN
9781849352420

€ 23.99
€ 18.09

Paperback. This alphabetical guide to language and mind gives an up-to-date introduction to the key topics of speech comprehension, speech production and child language. The entries are concise and lucid, and provide an easy-to-read overview of an area of linguistics which lies at the core of the human ability to use language. Series: Glossaries in Linguistics. Num Pages: 140 pages, 5 b&w illustrations, bibliography. BIC Classification: CFA; CFD; GBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 199 x 134 x 11. Weight in Grams: 138.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Number of pages
140
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748618248
ISBN
9780748618248

€ 18.90

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

€ 20.81

Paperback. * The definitive biography of the philosopher Jacques Derrida(1930-2004). * In writing this biography, Benoit Peeters talked to over ahundred individuals who knew and worked with Derrida. He is alsothe first person to make use of the huge personal archive built upby Derrida throughout his life and of his voluminouscorrespondence. Num Pages: 700 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: BG; CFA; HPCF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 156 x 49. Weight in Grams: 1020.
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
700
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745656168
ISBN
9780745656168

€ 20.81

Paperback. What is the necessary raison d'etre that puzzles serve? Why did they emerge at the same time in history as myth, magic and the occult arts? And why can't we put them down? This book presents an exploration of the philosophical implications of the puzzle instinct. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; JMR; PB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 225 x 145 x 19. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253217080
ISBN
9780253217080

€ 21.99
€ 21.70

Paperback. Num Pages: 106 pages, biography. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF; HPJ; HPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 148. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319392219
ISBN
9783319392219

€ 23.02

Paperback. Translator(s): Novaes, Rodrigo Maltez. Series: Univocal. Num Pages: 105 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 155 x 8. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
Univocal Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781937561246
ISBN
9781937561246

€ 23.02

Paperback. A fresh and unusual perspective on the literary, Catherine Pickstock argues that the mystery of things can only be unravelled through the repetitions of fiction, history, inhabited subjectivity, and revealed event. Series: The Literary Agenda. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; DS; HPN; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 196 x 135 x 18. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199683611
ISBN
9780199683611

€ 23.17

Paperback. In this previously unpublished series of interviews, Chomsky discusses his iconoclastic and important ideas concerning language, human nature and politics. Num Pages: 328 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 227 x 15. Weight in Grams: 522. Interviews with James McGilvray. 328 pages. In this previously unpublished series of interviews, Chomsky discusses his iconoclastic and important ideas concerning language, human nature and politics. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: CFA; HPM. Dimension: 153 x 227 x 15. Weight: 520.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107602403
ISBN
9781107602403

€ 24.13

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

€ 24.14

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

€ 24.14

Paperback. Takes the author and reader on a journey that has them thinking of their experience of and belonging to language and the possibility of an instance of the world taking-place without prejudice and exclusion. This book also brings into play, among others, the work of Giorgio Agamben. Num Pages: 224 pages, 1 halftone. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848850972
ISBN
9781848850972

€ 24.99
€ 24.47

Paperback. Series: Carl G. Hempel Lecture Series. Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; CFG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 237 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691173658
ISBN
9780691173658

€ 27.99
€ 25.18

Paperback. Translator(s): Martinez, Ronald L. Series: Theory & History of Literature S. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; DSA; HPCF; HPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 226 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Univ Of Minnesota Press United States
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
First edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816620388
ISBN
9780816620388

€ 25.99
€ 25.24

Hardcover. The Experience of Human Communication approaches everyday communication as a philosophical and psychological matter. Using insights from Merleau-Ponty, Heidegger, and Foucault, Frank Macke stresses that human communication-and with it, the human body-is, first and foremost, a relational phenomenon involving friends and family. Series: The Fairleigh Dickinson University Press Series in Communication Studies. Num Pages: 258 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; GTC; HPCF3; JHB; JMAN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 232 x 22. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611475487
ISBN
9781611475487

€ 66.12
€ 25.24

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