Language and the Distortion of Meaning

Language and the Distortion of Meaning


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Patrick de Gramont draws upon evidence from infant observaton and linguistics as well as from information theory in order to make two related points. First, he demonstrates how our prevailing theories of meaning have failed to account for how we distort meaning.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780814718445
Publisher: New York University Press
Publication date: 04/01/1992
Series: Psychoanalytic Crosscurrents Series
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

About the Author

Patrick De Gramont, born is Paris and raisded in the United Sates, has worked in a variety of clinical settings wot both children and adults in New York City since 1973.

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