ERIC Number: EJ595070
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Language and "Psychological Race": Leopold de Saussure on French in Indochina.
Joseph, John E.
Language & Communication, v20 n1 p29-53 Jan 2000
Suggests that certain features of race as defined in the work of Gustave Le Bon and Leopold de Saussure (on the psychology of French colonization) may survive in Ferdinand de Saussure's concept of "langue," adapted and transformed by Saussure's more modernist concept of history. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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