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Author Seuren, Pieter A. M.
Title From Whorf to Montague : explorations in the theory of language / Pieter A. M. Seuren.
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  P201 .S47 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xviii, 365 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-355) and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1. The settling of a language -- 2. The Whorf hypothesis -- 3. Relativism or a universal theory? -- 4. What does language have to do with logic and mathematics? -- 5. A test bed for grammatical theories -- 6. The Chomsky hierarchy in perpsective -- 7. Reflexivity and identity in language and cognition -- 8. The generalized logic hierarchy and its cognitive implications -- 9. The intensionalization of extensions.
Subject Language and languages -- Grammars.
Language and languages -- Philosophy.
Sociolinguistics.
Language and culture.
Psycholinguistics.
ISBN 9780199682195
0199682194
OCLC number 837146463