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Knowledge of language : its nature, origin, and use

Knowledge of language : its nature, origin, and use

Author: Noam Chomsky
Publisher: New York : Praeger, 1986.
Series: Convergence (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Attempts to indentify the fundamental concepts of language, argues that the study of language reveals hidden facts about the mind, and looks at the impact of propaganda."

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chomsky, Noam.
Knowledge of language.
New York : Praeger, 1986
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Noam Chomsky
ISBN: 0275900258 9780275900250 0275917614 9780275917616 9780030055539 0030055539 9780030055522 0030055520
OCLC Number: 12235328
Description: xxix, 307 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Knowledge of language as a focus of inquiry --
Concepts of language --
Facing Plato's problem --
Questions about rules --
Notes on Orwell's problem.
Series Title: Convergence (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Noam Chomsky.
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. . . Lightfoot, University of Maryland I feel that it is his most persuasive defense of the idea that the study of linguistic structure provides insight into the human mind. Newmeyer, University of  Read more...


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