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Western linguistics

an historical introduction

by Pieter A. M. Seuren

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Published by Blackwell Publishers in Oxford, UK, Malden, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Linguistics -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [528]-559) and index.

    StatementPieter A.M. Seuren.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP61 .S48 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 570 p. ;
    Number of Pages570
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL694905M
    ISBN 100631208909, 0631208917
    LC Control Number97042247

    Historical linguistics was among the first sub-disciplines to emerge in linguistics, and was the most widely practiced form of linguistics in the late 19th century. However, there was a shift to the synchronic approach in the early twentieth century with Saussure, and became more predominant in western linguistics with the work of Noam Chomsky. Cognitive Linguistics Books Showing of Metaphors We Live By (Paperback) by. George Lakoff (shelved 6 times as cognitive-linguistics) The Embodied Mind and its Challenge to Western Thought (Paperback) by. George Lakoff (shelved 1 time as cognitive-linguistics).

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    Western Washington University's main campus is situated on the ancestral homelands of the Coast Salish Peoples, who have lived in the Salish Sea basin, all throughout the San Juan Islands and the North Cascades watershed from time immemorial. We express our deepest respect and gratitude to our indigenous neighbors, the Lummi Nation and Nooksack. As soon as Sanskrit became known to the Western learned world, the unravelling of comparative Indo-European grammar ensued, and the foundations were laid for the whole 19th-century edifice of comparative philology and historical linguistics. But, for this, Sanskrit was simply a part of the data; Indian grammatical learning played almost no.


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The volume concentrates on those issues that are of central concern to present-day theoretical linguistics, but also draws attention to episodes. Every graduate student in linguistics should get to know it, and so should anyone with a serious interest in the history or philosophy of linguistics." –Geoffrey K.

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