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philosophy for the now

dokeo
podcast

philosophy for the now

Speaker: Professor Frederick J Newmeyer

The Meaning of Linguistics (Part Two)

The Meaning of Linguistics (Part Two)

The episode is about linguistics, from the research of Professor Newmeyer, a world-leading scholar on linguistics, and will look at the evolutionary origin of language; ‘The Politics of Linguistics’ (1986); ‘Autonomous linguistics’; how linguistics applies to understanding across cultural and sociological divides and how linguistic forms and grammatical features affect our thinking and conceptualisation.

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The Meaning of Linguistics (Part One)

The Meaning of Linguistics (Part One)

Professor Frederick J Newmeyer join’s Ed Conroy to discuss the origins and development of human linguistics, as well as the political and cultural relevance of dialect and languages. Continue Reading

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