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Book: The Western Classical Tradition in Linguistics

Chapter: Language and thought: from Epicurus until after Whorf

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.29466


Topics include: Speculations on the origin of language and linguistic relativity; Speculations on the origin of language; Humboldt on the mutual influence of language and culture; Boas; Sapir; Whorf; From linguistic relativity to cognitive grammar

Chapter Contributors

  • Keith Allan ( - book-auth-84) 'Monash University'