Grammatical Theory and Metascience

A critical investigation into the methodological and philosophical foundations of 'autonomous' linguistics

ISBN 9789027209061 | EUR 125.00 | USD 188.00
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In this book, the author analyses the nature of the science of grammar. After presenting some methodological and historical background, he sets forth a theory of language and of grammar, showing that the science of grammar is not an empirical, but a normative science, comparable to logic and philosophy, characterized by the use of the method of explication.
[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 5] 1978.  x, 355 pp.
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