List of John Benjamins publications for which Volker Heeschen plays a role.
5. Attractiveness and adornment: Reference to colors and smells in Papuan speech communities Speaking of Colors and Odors, Plümacher, Martina and Peter Holz (eds.), pp. 85–1112007
This contribution is based on the author’s lexicographical work in two Papuan speech communities as well as on published and unpublished narratives, songs, and instances of everyday speech. About a dozen dictionaries of Papuan languages and the ethnographic literature was checked. There is a… read more | Chapter
Die ersten Stunden: Am Ursprung der Sprachwissenschaft History and Historiography of Linguistics: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS IV), Trier, 24–28 August 1987, Niederehe, Hans-Josef and E.F.K. Koerner † (eds.), pp. 33 ff.1990
Schematismus: Wilhelm von Humboldt und Schleiermacher Papers in the History of Linguistics: Proceedings of the Third International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS III), Princeton, 19–23 August 1984, Aarsleff, Hans, L.G. Kelly and Hans-Josef Niederehe (eds.), pp. 465 ff.1987
Some systems of spatial deixis in Papuan Languages Here and There: Cross-linguistic Studies on Deixis and Demonstration, Weissenborn, Jürgen and Wolfgang Klein (eds.), pp. 81 ff.1982
Weltansicht – Reflexionen Über Einen Begriff Wilhelm Von Humboldts Historiographia Linguistica 4:2, pp. 159–1901977
The main theme of Humboldt’s philosophy of language concerns questions of the diversity of languages and its influence on the spiritual growth of mankind. While assuming the universality of an underlying structure — in agreement with Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason (1781) —, Humboldt attributes the… read more | Article