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Ricken, Ulrich. 1994. Linguistics, anthropology and philosophy in the French Enlightenment. (Routledge history of linguistic thought). ix + 287 pp.
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The first part of this volume deals with the 17th-century rationalist language doctrine. The second part, devoted to the 18th century, discusses word order, linguistic relativity, and the historicist and evolutionary aspects of linguistic thought.