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Philosophy of language

Paperback. Taking the linguistics students beyond the classical logic used in introductory courses into the variety of non standard logics that are commonly used in research, this book embraces a variety of material, including modal logic, partial logic, situation semantics and the growing area of the substructural logics, starting with simple and more. Series: Edinburgh Advanced Textbooks in Linguistics. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 158 x 25. Weight in Grams: 504.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748691630
ISBN
9780748691630

€ 29.10

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

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. Series: European Semiotics/Semiotiques Europeennes. Num Pages: 182 pages. BIC Classification: CBX; CFA; CFK; GTE; HP; PSA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 234 x 12. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039106547
ISBN
9783039106547

€ 54.67

Paperback. Offers a comprehensive and accessible exploration of the scope and importance of Gottlob Frege's work. Editor(s): Ricketts, Tom; Potter, Michael. Series: Cambridge Companions to Philosophy. Num Pages: 660 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF5; PBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 153 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1028. Series: Cambridge Companions to Philosophy. 660 pages, illustrations. Editor(s): Ricketts, Tom; Potter, Michael. Offers a comprehensive and accessible exploration of the scope and importance of Gottlob Frege's work. Cateogry: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF5; PBB. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 30. Weight: 1044.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
660
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521624794
ISBN
9780521624794

€ 36.99
€ 36.07

Paperback. Arrives at a view of translation in its broadest sense: a means for decoding how we shape the cultural realm in which we live. Series: Bloomsbury Advances in Translation. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; CFP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 289 x 14. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472526274
ISBN
9781472526274

€ 29.99
€ 29.78

Hardcover. In rewriting the philosophy of grammar, Braine restores the dynamic conception of language, reuniting structure and communicative function. Grammar, typically through the verb, gives the sentence its "saying" function, the verb being what brings the sentence to life, giving the sentences other elements their role and force. Num Pages: 812 pages. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 262 x 185 x 50. Weight in Grams: 1576.
Publisher
Catholic University of America Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813221748
ISBN
9780813221748

€ 95.99

Paperback. Proposes a holistic theory of the relation between the sounds, structure, and meaning of language and their relation to mind and brain. This work aims to offer fundamental thinking in linguistics since Noam Chomsky's "Aspects of the Theory of Syntax" in 1965. It also provides insights on the evolution of language, thought, and communication. Num Pages: 504 pages, numerous figures. BIC Classification: CFA; CFDC; CFF; CFK; CFX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 143 x 26. Weight in Grams: 708.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
498
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199264377
ISBN
9780199264377

€ 44.57

Paperback. Editor(s): Coulson, Seana; Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk, Barbara. Series: Lodz Studies in Language. Num Pages: 400 pages, fig. BIC Classification: CFA; GTC; HP; JM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 210 x 25. Weight in Grams: 524.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631541692
ISBN
9783631541692

€ 67.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages, 1 line drawing. BIC Classification: CFA; HP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226464442
ISBN
9780226464442

€ 27.99
€ 27.84

Paperback. This text examines the nature of language from the perspective of inference rather than representation. It proposes a theory that renders linguistic "meaning" in terms of "use", explaining how semantic content can be conferred on expressions and attitudes that are part of social practice. Num Pages: 768 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; CFB; CFG; JMR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 162 x 36. Weight in Grams: 998.
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674543300
ISBN
9780674543300

€ 48.99
€ 40.44

Paperback. Editor(s): McDonald, Christie V.; Wihl, Gary. Series: Literature & Philosophy. Num Pages: 224 pages, 15 illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; DSA; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 513. Fine copy.
Publisher
Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (Txt) Pennsylvania
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KNH0011474
ISBN
9780271010113

€ 5.28

Hardcover. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 155 x 23. Weight in Grams: 576.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748691623
ISBN
9780748691623

€ 87.33
€ 79.24

Paperback. Revises Foucault's late concept of the "ontology of actuality" into the project of an "ontological laboratory" thus reinventing philosophy as a pragmatic activity Translator(s): Davies, Richard. Series: Commonalities (FUP). Num Pages: 392 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white line drawings, diagrams. BIC Classification: CFA; HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 22. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Number of pages
392
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823249695
ISBN
9780823249695

€ 37.99
€ 34.80

Paperback. Num Pages: 340 pages. BIC Classification: 2GDC; CFA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
University of Hawai'i Press United States
Number of pages
340
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780824810689
ISBN
9780824810689

€ 37.33

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. 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

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; DSA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 213 x 145 x 22. Weight in Grams: 352.
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801492044
ISBN
9780801492044

€ 26.18

Paperback. Collects for the first time Steven Pinker's most influential scholarly work on language and cognition. Pinker is a highly eminent cognitive scientist, and these essays emphasize the importance of language and its connections to cognition, social relationships, child development, human evolution, and theories of human nature. Num Pages: 400 pages, 23 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; CFD; CFX; JMR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 248 x 29. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190259280
ISBN
9780190259280

€ 30.74

Paperback. This book examines the oratorical and rhetorical styles of leading figure in Democratic Party politics since the 1960s. It reveals how leading orators strove to connect their message with a variety of audiences from the Senate to the media.

Editor(s): Lehrman, Robert; Thody, Philip; Crines, Andrew Scott; Moon, David S. Series: Rhetoric, Politics and Society. Num Pages: 313 pages, biography. BIC Classification: CB; CFA; JPA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 141 x 217 x 20. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349558186
ISBN
9781349558186

€ 90.93

Paperback. Discusses topics such as: freedom to act; weakness of the will; the logical form of talk about actions, intentions, and causality; the logic of practical reasoning; Hume's theory of the indirect passions; and the nature and limits of decision theory. This book argues for an ontology which includes events along with persons and other objects. Series: The Philosophical Essays of Donald Davidson. Num Pages: 352 pages, appendices. BIC Classification: HP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 138 x 21. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
Clarendon Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199246274
ISBN
9780199246274

€ 37.57

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. A textbook/software package that covers first-order language in a method appropriate for a wide range of courses, from first logic courses for undergraduates (philosophy, mathematics, and computer science) to a first graduate logic course. It also includes applications for mobile devices, exercises, and a dedicated website. Num Pages: 650 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 240 x 203 x 44. Weight in Grams: 1298.
Publisher
Center for the Study of Language and Inf
Number of pages
650
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781575866321
ISBN
9781575866321

€ 64.41

Paperback. This textbook provides an introduction to language typology which assumes minimal prior knowledge of linguistics. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics. Num Pages: 320 pages, 11 b/w illus. 35 exercises. BIC Classification: CFA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 175 x 246 x 16. Weight in Grams: 644. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics. 320 pages, 11 b/w illus. 35 exercises. This textbook provides an introduction to language typology which assumes minimal prior knowledge of linguistics. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: CFA. Dimension: 175 x 246 x 16. Weight: 666.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521152624
ISBN
9780521152624

€ 32.32

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