ISBN 9780792347804,Paradigms for Language Theory and Other Essays

Paradigms for Language Theory and Other Essays

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Publisher

Ingram Publisher Services

Publication Year 1997
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780792347804

ISBN-10 0792347803
Binding

Hardback

Number of Pages 320 Pages
Subject

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

The basic ideas of the language theory are subjected to critical scrutiny and found wanting, including the concept of scope, the hegemony of generative syntax, the Frege-Russell claim that verbs like \'is\' are ambiguous, and the assumptions underlying the so-called New Theory of Reference. In their stead, fresh ideas are proposed.
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