The Meaning of Meaning: A Study of the Influence of Language Upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism

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"Language is the most important of all the instruments of civilization." The authors state this premise boldly in their preface to "The Meaning of Meaning," a classic work whose significance--and challenge--to the study of language, literature, and philosophy has remained undiminished since its original publication. Much about language continues to be only hazily understood, distorted by our habitual attitude--often one of indifference--toward words, or by lingering assumptions based on discredited theories. What IS the ...

The Meaning of Meaning: A Study of the Influence of Language Upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism 2013, Martino Fine Books

ISBN-13: 9781614275268

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The Meaning of Meaning: A Study of the Influence of Language Upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism 1989, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P, San Diego, CA

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