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Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780748626182Publication details: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2009.ISBN:
  • 9780748631421
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: No title; Print version:: Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of LanguageDDC classification:
  • 401
LOC classification:
  • P107 .K485 2009
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Contents:
Cover; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; ACCEPTABILITY/GRAMMATICALITY; ADEQUACY; AMBIGUITY/VAGUENESS; ANALYTIC PHILOSOPHY; ANALYTIC/SYNTHETIC; ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE; BEHAVIOURISM; COGNITIVISM; COMPOSITIONALITY; CONNOTATION/DENOTATION; CONTINUITY; CONVENTIONAL MEANING; CONVERSATION ANALYSIS; CORPORA; CORRESPONDENCE THEORY; CREATIVITY; DECONSTRUCTION; DEDUCTION/INDUCTION; DEFINITE DESCRIPTIONS; DESCRIPTIVISM; (CRITICAL) DISCOURSE ANALYSIS; DISTINCTIVE FEATURES; EMIC/ETIC; EMPIRICISM/RATIONALISM; FEMINISM; GENERATIVE PHONOLOGY; GENERATIVE SEMANTICS
GLOSSEMATICSHOLISM; IDEATIONAL THEORIES; IMPLICATURE; INDETERMINACY; INNATENESS; INTEGRATIONISM; INTENTIONALITY; INTUITION; LANGUAGE GAMES; LANGUAGE OFTHOUGHT; LANGUE/PAROLE; LINGUISTIC RELATIVITY; LINGUISTIC VARIABLE; LOGIC; LOGICAL FORM; LOGICAL POSITIVISM; MENTALISM; METAPHOR; MINIMALISM; MODALITY; MODEL-THEORETIC SEMANTICS; NAMES; NONNATURAL MEANING; OPTIMALITY THEORY; ORDINARY LANGUAGE PHILOSOPHY; PERFORMATIVE; PHONEME; POLITENESS; POLITICAL CORRECTNESS; PORT-ROYAL LOGIC; POSSIBLE WORLD SEMANTICS; POSTSTRUCTURALISM; PRESUPPOSITION; PRIVATE LANGUAGE; PROPOSITIONAL ATTITUDES; PROPOSITIONS
PROTOTYPEPSYCHOANALYSIS; RELEVANCE THEORY; SENSE DATA; SENSE/REFERENCE; SIGNS AND SEMIOTICS; SITUATIONAL SEMANTICS; SPEECH ACT THEORY; STRUCTURALISM; SYSTEMIC-FUNCTIONAL GRAMMAR; TRANSFORMATIONAL-GENERATIVE GRAMMAR; TRUTH THEORIES; TRUTH VALUE; TYPE/TOKEN; UNIVERSAL GRAMMAR; USE/MENTION; Index
Summary: This book offers introductory entries on 80 ideas that have shaped the study of language up to the present day. Entries are written by experts in the fields of linguistics and the philosophy of language to reflect the full range of approaches and modes of thought. Each entry includes a brief description of the idea, an account of its development, and its impact on the field of language study. The book is written in an accessible style with clear descriptions of technical terms, guides to further reading, and extensive cross-referencing between entries. A useful additional feature of this book
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Cover; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; ACCEPTABILITY/GRAMMATICALITY; ADEQUACY; AMBIGUITY/VAGUENESS; ANALYTIC PHILOSOPHY; ANALYTIC/SYNTHETIC; ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE; BEHAVIOURISM; COGNITIVISM; COMPOSITIONALITY; CONNOTATION/DENOTATION; CONTINUITY; CONVENTIONAL MEANING; CONVERSATION ANALYSIS; CORPORA; CORRESPONDENCE THEORY; CREATIVITY; DECONSTRUCTION; DEDUCTION/INDUCTION; DEFINITE DESCRIPTIONS; DESCRIPTIVISM; (CRITICAL) DISCOURSE ANALYSIS; DISTINCTIVE FEATURES; EMIC/ETIC; EMPIRICISM/RATIONALISM; FEMINISM; GENERATIVE PHONOLOGY; GENERATIVE SEMANTICS

GLOSSEMATICSHOLISM; IDEATIONAL THEORIES; IMPLICATURE; INDETERMINACY; INNATENESS; INTEGRATIONISM; INTENTIONALITY; INTUITION; LANGUAGE GAMES; LANGUAGE OFTHOUGHT; LANGUE/PAROLE; LINGUISTIC RELATIVITY; LINGUISTIC VARIABLE; LOGIC; LOGICAL FORM; LOGICAL POSITIVISM; MENTALISM; METAPHOR; MINIMALISM; MODALITY; MODEL-THEORETIC SEMANTICS; NAMES; NONNATURAL MEANING; OPTIMALITY THEORY; ORDINARY LANGUAGE PHILOSOPHY; PERFORMATIVE; PHONEME; POLITENESS; POLITICAL CORRECTNESS; PORT-ROYAL LOGIC; POSSIBLE WORLD SEMANTICS; POSTSTRUCTURALISM; PRESUPPOSITION; PRIVATE LANGUAGE; PROPOSITIONAL ATTITUDES; PROPOSITIONS

PROTOTYPEPSYCHOANALYSIS; RELEVANCE THEORY; SENSE DATA; SENSE/REFERENCE; SIGNS AND SEMIOTICS; SITUATIONAL SEMANTICS; SPEECH ACT THEORY; STRUCTURALISM; SYSTEMIC-FUNCTIONAL GRAMMAR; TRANSFORMATIONAL-GENERATIVE GRAMMAR; TRUTH THEORIES; TRUTH VALUE; TYPE/TOKEN; UNIVERSAL GRAMMAR; USE/MENTION; Index

This book offers introductory entries on 80 ideas that have shaped the study of language up to the present day. Entries are written by experts in the fields of linguistics and the philosophy of language to reflect the full range of approaches and modes of thought. Each entry includes a brief description of the idea, an account of its development, and its impact on the field of language study. The book is written in an accessible style with clear descriptions of technical terms, guides to further reading, and extensive cross-referencing between entries. A useful additional feature of this book