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A Theory of Language and Mind

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A Theory of Language and Mind
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Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0520207912
ISBN-13: 9780520207912
Number of pages: 103

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Ermanno Bencivenga offers a stylistically and conceptually exciting investigation of the nature of language, mind, and personhood and the many ways the three connect. Bencivenga, one of the most iconoclastic voices to emerge in contemporary American philosophy, contests the basic assumptions of analytic (and also, to an extent, postmodern) approaches to these topics.

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