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Published by Mouton in The Hague, New York .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Structural linguistics -- History.,
  • Linguistics -- Research -- United States -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDell Hymes and John Fought.
SeriesJanua linguarum., 102
ContributionsFought, John G.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP146 .H95x 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 296 p. ;
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3006012M
ISBN 10902793228X, 9027934282
LC Control Number84673269

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  In his S/Z (a book which sits on the fence between structuralism and poststructuralism) Barthes’ method of analysis is to divide the story (Balzac’s into lexias or units of meaning, which he classifies using five ‘codes’: Proairetic, hermeneutic, cultural, semic and symbolic, seeing these as the basic underlying structure of all narratives. In this book appears the substantial reference to the .   But it was Bloomfield who prepared the way for the later phase of what is now thought of as the most distinctive manifestation of American "structuralism." When he published his first book in , Bloomfield was strongly influenced by Wundt's psychology of language. In , however, he published a drastically revised and expanded version with the new title Language; this book . Main authors of American structuralism The school of linguistic relativism represented by Franz Boas, Edward Sapir and Benjamin Whorf has been noted for field work, and that begins the systematic collection of direct evidence of exotic minority languages, non Indo- European and unwritten.   Leonard Bloomfield and the American structuralism During the XIX century and at the beginning of the XX century, linguistics in USA followed the same direction of the linguistic in Europe but after the end of the World War I, American linguists wanted to show their own linguistic characteristics.

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