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The Resource Signs, science, and politics : philosophies of language in Europe, 1700-1830, Lia Formigari

Signs, science, and politics : philosophies of language in Europe, 1700-1830, Lia Formigari

Label
Signs, science, and politics : philosophies of language in Europe, 1700-1830
Title
Signs, science, and politics
Title remainder
philosophies of language in Europe, 1700-1830
Statement of responsibility
Lia Formigari
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
This book tells the story of how 18th-century European philosophy used Locke's theory of signs to build a natural history of speech and to investigate the semiotic tools with which nature and civil society can be controlled. The story ends at the point where this approach to language sciences was called into question. Its epilogue is the description of the birth of an alternative between empiricism and idealism in late 18th- and early 19th-century theories of language. This alternative has given rise to such irreducible dichotomies as empirical linguistics vs. speculative linguistics, philosoph
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digitized
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N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Formigari, Lia
Dewey number
401
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
P101
LC item number
.F674 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Formigari, Lia
Series statement
Amsterdam studies in the theory and history of linguistic science. Series III, Studies in the history of the language sciences,
Series volume
v. 70
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Semiotics
  • Linguistics
  • Langage et langues
  • Sémiotique
  • Linguistique
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Language and languages
  • Linguistics
  • Semiotics
  • Europe
  • Taalfilosofie
  • Sprachphilosophie
Label
Signs, science, and politics : philosophies of language in Europe, 1700-1830, Lia Formigari
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-210) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
SIGNS, SCIENCE AND POLITICS; Editorial page; Title page; Copyright page; Preface & Acknowledgements; LIST OF ORIGINAL PLACES OF PUBLICATION; Table of contents; Chapter 1. The Semiotic Control of Experience; Chapter 2. The Semiotic Control of Civil Society; Chapter 3. The Birth of Idealism in Linguistics: The History of a Transition; Bibliography; Indexof Authors; Index of Subjects & Terms
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757390692
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1 online resource (x, 218 pages).
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online
Isbn
9789027276889
Lccn
93032116
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757390692
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Signs, science, and politics : philosophies of language in Europe, 1700-1830, Lia Formigari
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-210) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
SIGNS, SCIENCE AND POLITICS; Editorial page; Title page; Copyright page; Preface & Acknowledgements; LIST OF ORIGINAL PLACES OF PUBLICATION; Table of contents; Chapter 1. The Semiotic Control of Experience; Chapter 2. The Semiotic Control of Civil Society; Chapter 3. The Birth of Idealism in Linguistics: The History of a Transition; Bibliography; Indexof Authors; Index of Subjects & Terms
Control code
757390692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 218 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027276889
Lccn
93032116
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757390692
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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