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Philosophy of language

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Thinking about things
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In the blink of an eye, I can redirect my thought from London to Austin, from apples to unicorns, from former president Obama to the mythical flying h...
From plural to institutional agency
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Kirk Ludwig presents a philosophical account of institutional action, such as action by corporations and nation states, arguing that it can be underst...

The essential Chomsky
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In a single volume, the seminal writings of the world's leading philosopher, linguist and critic, and author of the bestselling Who Rules the World'Th...
Handbook of color psychology
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We perceive color everywhere and on everything that we encounter in daily life. Color science has progressed to the point where a great deal is known ...

Hermeneutics and the human sciences
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Collected and translated by John B. Thompson, this collection of essays by Paul Ricoeur includes many that had never appeared in English before the vo...
The Cambridge handbook of linguistic typology
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Linguistic typology identifies both how languages vary and what they all have in common. This Handbook provides a state-of-the art survey of the aims ...

Seriously funny
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'I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside it.'The most quotable writ...
Animal languages
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Dolphins and parrots call each other by their names. Fork tailed drongos mimic the calls of other animals to scare them away and then steal their dinn...

The secret life of language
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This book looks at how language has evolved around the globe from ancestral proto-languages to our recognisable modern tongues. It demonstrates how la...
Black, listed
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The language instinct
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Aimed at the popular science market, this account of the origins and nature of language is entertaining and intellectually stimulating.
Lao-Tzu, or the Way of The Dragon
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At its most basic, philosophy is about learning how to think about the world around us. It should come as no surprise, then, that children make excell...

Die deeper into life
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The Penguin Modern Poets are succinct, collectible, lovingly-assembled guides to the richness and diversity of contemporary poetry, from the UK, Ameri...
The body in pain
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Part philosophical meditation, part cultural critique, this profoundly original work explores the nature of physical suffering. Elaine Scarry bases he...

From the tree to the labyrinth
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The way we create and organize knowledge is the theme of From the Tree to the Labyrinth, a major achievement by one of the world's foremost thinkers o...
Marxism and the philosophy of language
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V. N. Volosinov's important work, first published in Russian in 1929, had to wait a generation for recognition. This first paperback edition of the En...

The evolution of imagination
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Consider Miles Davis, horn held high, sculpting a powerful musical statement full of tonal patterns, inside jokes, and thrilling climactic phrases-all...
Linguistics
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Linguistics falls in the gap between arts and science, on the edges of which the most fascinating discoveries and the most important problems are foun...

Assertion
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Sanford C. Goldberg presents a novel account of the speech act of assertion. He defends the view that this type of speech act is answerable to a const...
Coming home
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'Some part of me believed I would become a more complete person if I spoke Irish, more in tune with my roots, my identity, my very being.' 'I was o...