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By Laurence R. Horn

ISBN-10: 0226353370

ISBN-13: 9780226353371

ISBN-10: 1575863367

ISBN-13: 9781575863368

This booklet deals a special synthesis of previous and present paintings at the constitution, that means, and use of negation and unfavorable expressions, an issue that has engaged thinkers from Aristotle and the Buddha to Freud and Chomsky. Horn's masterful learn melds a overview of scholarship in philosophy, psychology, and linguistics with unique learn, delivering a whole photograph of negation in normal language and suggestion; this re-creation provides a finished preface and bibliography, surveying study because the book's unique publication.

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