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By Laurence R. Horn

This publication deals a distinct synthesis of previous and present paintings at the constitution, which means, and use of negation and unfavorable expressions, an issue that has engaged thinkers from Aristotle and the Buddha to Freud and Chomsky. Horn's masterful learn melds a assessment of scholarship in philosophy, psychology, and linguistics with unique study, delivering an entire photograph of negation in average language and notion; this new version provides a finished preface and bibliography, surveying examine because the book's unique publication.

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