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By Laurence R. Horn

This publication bargains a different synthesis of previous and present paintings at the constitution, which means, and use of negation and destructive expressions, a subject that has engaged thinkers from Aristotle and the Buddha to Freud and Chomsky. Horn's masterful examine melds a evaluate of scholarship in philosophy, psychology, and linguistics with unique learn, offering a whole photograph of negation in traditional language and notion; this re-creation provides a accomplished preface and bibliography, surveying learn because the book's unique publication.

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