John Wilkins and 17th-Century British Linguistics

Joseph L. Subbiondo | University of the Pacific, Stockton
ISBN 9789027245540 (Eur) | EUR 125.00
ISBN 9781556193620 (USA) | USD 188.00
ISBN 9789027277237 | EUR 125.00 | USD 188.00
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In this reader, 19 articles have been collected that bring out the central position of John Wilkins and his Essay Toward a Real Character, and a Philosophical Language (1668) in the history of ideas in 17th-century Britain.
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Abercrombie, David
1993. William Holder and other 17th-century phoneticians. Historiographia Linguistica 20:2-3  pp. 309 ff. DOI logo
Goodall, Grant
2023. Constructed Languages. Annual Review of Linguistics 9:1  pp. 419 ff. DOI logo
Jones, William Jervis
2010. Dictionaries in Early Modern Europe: Lexicography and the making of heritage. By John Considine. Historiographia Linguistica 37:1-2  pp. 214 ff. DOI logo
Koerner, Konrad & Kofi K. Saah
1992. Publications received / Ouvrages reçus / Eingegangene schriften. Historiographia Linguistica 19:1  pp. 199 ff. DOI logo
Lauzon, Matthew J.
1996.  Language and the History of Thought. Edited by Nancy Struever. Historiographia Linguistica 23:3  pp. 445 ff. DOI logo
Maun, Ian
2009. Scaffolds for reading in French: lessons from history, guidance for the future?. Language Awareness 18:2  pp. 198 ff. DOI logo
Mikosz, David
1998. Eurocentric Views of Universal Languages from 1605 to 1828. Itinerario 22:2  pp. 103 ff. DOI logo
Nate, Richard
1996. The interjection as a grammatical category in John Wilkins’ philosophical language. Historiographia Linguistica 23:1-2  pp. 89 ff. DOI logo
Poole, William
2003. The divine and the grammarian. Historiographia Linguistica 30:3  pp. 273 ff. DOI logo
Subbiondo, Joseph L.
1992. From Babel to Eden. Historiographia Linguistica 19:2-3  pp. 261 ff. DOI logo
1996. From pragmatics to semiotics. Historiographia Linguistica 23:1-2  pp. 111 ff. DOI logo
2017. Federico Garlanda’s The Philosophy of Words (1886) and The Fortunes of Language (1887): models in their class. Language & History 60:3  pp. 167 ff. DOI logo
2020. Preliminary reflections on a philosophical language: a study of John Wilkins’ Mercury: or the secret and swift messenger. Language & History 63:2  pp. 105 ff. DOI logo
Velarde Lombraña, Julián
2000. El Español en los proyectos de lengua universal. Historiographia Linguistica 27:1  pp. 59 ff. DOI logo
Yáñez-Bouza, Nuria
2022. Methodological approaches to the study of codification, prescription, and prescriptivism. Studia Neophilologica 94:3  pp. 334 ff. DOI logo

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BIC Subject: HP – Philosophy
BISAC Subject: PHI000000 – PHILOSOPHY / General
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