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Giambattista Vico and Anglo-American Science : Philosophy and Writing :  Philosophy and Writing - Marcel Danesi

Giambattista Vico and Anglo-American Science : Philosophy and Writing

Philosophy and Writing

By: Marcel Danesi (Editor)

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Published: 1994
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Eighteen papers (from a 1990 International Summer Institute for Semiotic and Structural Studies, U. of Toronto), discuss various topics connected with the Neapolitan rhetorician and philosopher Giambattista Vico (1688-1744), neglected in the world of Anglo-American science, philosophy, and writing u

Introduction to Giambattista Vico: The Anglo-American perspectivep. 1
Vico, Burke, and Frye's flirtation with the sublimep. 35
Metaphor and language learning: A Vichian perspectivep. 51
Cognitive science: Toward a Vichian perspectivep. 63
Vico and second language acquisitionp. 87
Probing the natural law: McLuhan's reading of Vicop. 99
Logic in modern linguistic theorizing: A Vichian perspectivep. 113
Vico's Firstness, Secondness, and Thirdness: The common essence of nations as a signp. 121
Vico and current work in cognitive linguisticsp. 127
The origins of myth: Promethean or Orphic?p. 147
From Vico to Cassirer to Langerp. 159
The study of Vico worldwide and the future of Vico studiesp. 171
From images to words: Language education in a Vichian perspectivep. 189
Imaginative universalsp. 201
An overview of recent Anglo-American Vico scholarship for the contemporary behavioral, social, and cognitive sciencesp. 213
Vico and theories of change in languagep. 237
Imagination and memory in Vico and Joycep. 243
A selected bibliography of recent Anglo-American Vico scholarship in the contemporary behavioral, social, and cognitive sciencesp. 249
Indexp. 273
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ISBN: 9783110136654
ISBN-10: 3110136651
Series: Approaches to Semiotics
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 283
Published: 1994
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 1.75
Weight (kg): 0.58