Robert H. Robins
List of John Benjamins publications for which Robert H. Robins plays a role.
Subjects History of linguistics | Medieval linguistics | Medieval philosophy
Subjects History of linguistics
In contrast to the fairly fully developed theories of phonological and morphological description achieved by classical antiquity, no general theory of syntax (sentence structure) was presented in the works of the classical grammarians such as Apollonius Dyscolus and Priscian, but rather a… read more | Review article
Two contrasting attitudes towards the scientific study of language have been apparent from the earliest period of linguistic studies in Europe. The forms that the contrast has taken have varied from one era to another. In Greece the debate was between the claims of grammar to be a science (téchnè)… read more | Article