Deuxième Cours De Linguistique Générale (1908-1909)/Saussure's Second Course of Lectures on General Linguistics (1908-1909) (Language & Communication Library volume 16)

Deuxième Cours De Linguistique Générale (1908-1909)/Saussure's Second Course of Lectures on General Linguistics (1908-1909) (Language & Communication Library volume 16)

Ferdinand de Saussure, Eisuke Komatsu, George Wolf


Saussure's Cours de linguistique générale has been one of many seminal books of the 20th century, having formed glossy linguistics and semiology, and having importantly affected anthropology, philosophy and literary experiences. but the e-book used to be written through Saussure's colleagues, according to scholar notes taken through the 3 events while Sausssure gave his lectures on normal linguistics. beforehand, these notes themselves were unavailable, other than in fragmented and incomplete shape in Engler's unwieldy and hard-to-find version of the Cours . This quantity offers Riedlinger's notes at the moment process lectures within the series during which they have been written. The notes are observed via an creation and a whole English translation of the textual content. This version additionally comprises an appendix with the notes of Charles Patois. Patois' notes have by no means earlier than been released, and make this booklet certain. including the notes to the 1st and 3rd volumes, this paintings presents the main trustworthy resource fabric for Saussure's suggestion. it will likely be welcomed through linguistic theorists, historians of linguistics, philosophers, and students.

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