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Kant and the platypus : essays on language and cognition

Author: Umberto Eco
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace, ©2000
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In these essays, Eco explores in depth such subjects as perception, the relationship between language and experience, and iconism. Forgoing a formal, systematic treatment, he engages in a series of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco
ISBN: 0151004471 9780151004478
OCLC Number: 460503821
Notes: Originaltitel: Kant e l'ornitorinco
Description: viii, 464 s. : ill.
Responsibility: Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen

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"Umberto Eco's essays read like letters from a friend, trying to share something he loves with someone he likes." -San Francisco Review of Books

 
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