ERIC Number: EJ411902
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Ferdinand de Saussure (1857-1913).
Dinneen, Francis P.
Georgetown Journal of Languages and Linguistics, v1 n1 p31-53 Win 1990
A discussion of the work of Ferdinand de Saussure focuses on the influence of Emile Durkheim, particularly his study of suicide; language as state or process; the influence of William Dwight Whitney; the goals of linguistics; the state of language; the linguistic sign; and linguistic value. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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