Speculative Grammar and Stoic Language Theory in Medieval Allegorical Narrative

Speculative Grammar and Stoic Language Theory in Medieval Allegorical Narrative

by Jeffrey Bardzell

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415978521
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/07/2008
Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture Series
Pages: 146
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Jeffrey Bardzell is an Assistant Professor of Human-Computer Interaction Design in the School of Informatics at Indiana University. He completed a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, focusing on medieval literature and philosophy as well as literary theory. In his current work, he is bridging literary and critical theory with interaction design.

Table of Contents

Introduction Chapter 1: Stoic Linguistic, Cosmological, and Ethical Doctrine as Precursor to Medieval Allegory Chapter 2: Language and Abstraction in Prudentian Allegory Chapter 3: The Presence of Stoicism in Eleventh and Twelfth Century Language Theory Chapter 4: Alan of Lille’s Plaint of Nature and the Grammar of Cosmic Bonding Conclusion

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