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History, science, and the limits of language

Roy Harris

History, science, and the limits of language

an integrationist approach

by Roy Harris

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Published by Indian Institute of Advanced Study in Shimla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Philosophy.,
  • Linguistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoy Harris.
    ContributionsIndian Institute of Advanced Study.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP107 .H385 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. ;
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3336689M
    ISBN 108179860353
    LC Control Number2004327245

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