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The Language Instinct

The Language Instinct

by Steven Pinker

Originally published: New York : W. Morrow and Co., c1994.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-502) and index.
The Stuff Of Thought

The Stuff Of Thought

by Steven Pinker

This New York Times bestseller is an exciting and fearless investigation of language Bestselling author Steven Pinker possesses that rare combination of scientific aptitude and verbal eloquence that enables him to provide lucid explanations of deep and powerful ideas. His previous books?including the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Blank Slate?have catapulted him into the limelight as one of today?s most important popular science writers. In The Stuff of Thought, Pinker presents a fascinating look at how our... Read more
The Logic Of Scientific Discovery

The Logic Of Scientific Discovery

by Karl R Popper

Logik der Forschung is a 1934 book by Karl Popper. It was originally written in German, but reformulated in English by Popper himself some years later, to be published as The Logic of Scientific Discovery in 1959. This forms the rare case of a major work to appear in two languages, both written by the author instead of being translated. Sir Peter Medawar called it "one of the most important documents of the twentieth century.
Language In Thought and Action

Language In Thought and Action

by S I Hayakawa

Language in Thought and Action is a book on semantics by Samuel Ichiye Hayakawa, based on his previous work Language in Action published in 1939. Early editions were written in consultation with different people. The current 5th edition was published in 1991. It was updated by Hayakawa's son, Alan R. Hayakawa and has an introduction by Robert MacNeil. Its Library of Congress control number is 92033105. The book has sold over one million copies and has been translated into eight languages.
Syntactic Structures

Syntactic Structures

by Noam Chomsky

Syntactic Structures is an influential book by American linguist Noam Chomsky, first published in 1957. Widely regarded as one of the most important texts in the field of linguistics, this work laid the foundation of Chomsky's idea of transformational grammar. The book contains the well-known example of a sentence that is completely grammatical, yet completely nonsensical in "Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.
Language and Mind

Language and Mind

by Noam Chomsky

This is the long-awaited third edition of Chomsky's outstanding collection of essays on language and mind. The first six chapters, originally published in the 1960s, made a groundbreaking contribution to linguistic theory. This new edition complements them with an additional chapter and a new preface, bringing Chomsky's influential approach into the twenty-first century. Chapters 1-6 present Chomsky's early work on the nature and acquisition of language as a genetically endowed, biological system... Read more
Science and Sanity

Science and Sanity

by Alfred Korzybski-

Metaphors We Live By

Metaphors We Live By

by Lakoff- George/ Johnson- Mark

The Loom Of Language

The Loom Of Language

by Frederick Bodmer

Frogs Into Princes

Frogs Into Princes

by Richard Bandler

Words and Rules

Words and Rules

by Steven Pinker

Course In General Linguistics

Course In General Linguistics

by Ferdinand De Saussure

Greek Grammar

Greek Grammar

by Herbert Weir Smyth

New Interchange Workbook 2

New Interchange Workbook 2

by Jack C ; Hull, Jonathan; Proctor, Susan Richards

The Study Of Language

The Study Of Language

by George Yule

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An Introduction To Language

by Robert Rodman, Nina Hyams Victoria Fromkin

Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Frogs Into Princes

by John; Bandler, Richard Grinder

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Frogs Into Princes

by John Grinder and Richard Bandler

Linguistics Books & Ephemera

The Stuff Of Thought

The Stuff Of Thought

by Pinker, Steven

This New York Times bestseller is an exciting and fearless investigation of language Bestselling author Steven Pinker possesses that rare combination of scientific aptitude and verbal eloquence that enables him to provide lucid explanations of deep and powerful ideas. His previous books?including the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Blank Slate?have catapulted him into the limelight as one of today?s most important popular science writers. In The Stuff of Thought, Pinker presents a fascinating look at how our... Read more
Origins Of the Specious

Origins Of the Specious

by O'Conner, Patricia T ; Kellerman, Stewart

Do you cringe when a talking head pronounces "niche" as NITCH? Do you get bent out of shape when your teenager begins a sentence with "and," or says "octopuses" instead of "octopi"? Do you think British spellings are more "civilised" than the American versions? Would you bet the bank that "jeep" got its start as a military term and "SOS" as an acronym for "Save Our Ship"? If you answered yes to any of those questions, you're myth-informed. Go stand in the corner--and read this book!In Origins of the... Read more
The Language Instinct

The Language Instinct

by Pinker, Steven

Originally published: New York : W. Morrow and Co., c1994.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-502) and index.
La Sociolinguistica

La Sociolinguistica

by Gaetano, Berruto