Concise Encyclopedia of Philosophy of Language and Linguistics
- Alex Barber, Open University, UK
- Robert Stainton, University of Western Ontario, Canada
An edited collection of articles taken from the award-winning Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2nd edition, this volume acts as a single-stop desk reference resource for the field, comprising contributions from the foremost scholars of philosophy of linguistics in their various interdisciplinary specializations.
From Plato's Cratylus to Semantic and Epistemic Holism, this fascinating work authoritatively unpacks the diverse and multi-layered concepts of meaning, expression, identity, truth, and countless other themes and subjects straddling the linguistic-philosophical meridian, in 175 articles and over 900 pages.
Relevant to any department, institute or individual interested in the philosophical aspects of language.
- Published: October 2009
- Imprint: ELSEVIER
- ISBN: 978-0-08-096500-0