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Published by W. de Gruyter in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Meaning (Philosophy) -- Congresses.,
  • Comprehension -- Congresses.,
  • Semantics (Philosophy) -- Congresses.,
  • Semantics -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Herman Parret and Jacques Bouveresse.
SeriesFoundations of communication
ContributionsParret, Herman., Bouveresse, Jacques.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB105.M4 M4 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 442 p. ;
Number of Pages442
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4255292M
ISBN 103110081164
LC Control Number81000627

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