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A Natural History of Negation (The David Hume Series) by Laurence R. Horn PDF

By Laurence R. Horn

ISBN-10: 0226353370

ISBN-13: 9780226353371

ISBN-10: 1575863367

ISBN-13: 9781575863368

This publication deals a distinct synthesis of previous and present paintings at the constitution, that means, and use of negation and destructive expressions, a subject that has engaged thinkers from Aristotle and the Buddha to Freud and Chomsky. Horn's masterful examine melds a evaluation of scholarship in philosophy, psychology, and linguistics with unique examine, delivering a whole photograph of negation in ordinary language and inspiration; this re-creation provides a complete preface and bibliography, surveying examine because the book's unique publication.

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