Keyword: Language

Article in Journal | Posted 29/07/2018
Kozintsev, Alexander (2018). Communication, semiotics, and the language Rubicon
Attempts at combining Uexküll’s ideas with those of Peirce within a single quasi-discipline called ‘biosemiotics’ are ill-founded. Peirce’s ‘interpretant’ sensu lato refers to two qualitatively...
Article in Journal | Posted 24/09/2017
Deledalle-Rhodes, Janice (1996). The Transposition of the Linguistic Sign in Peirce's Contributions to The Nation
Deals with the translation of linguistic sign in the writings of linguist Charles S. Peirce. Accuracy of the transposition of the minimal linguistic sign; Discussion of the fundamental problem of...
Article in Journal | Posted 23/08/2017
Durst-Andersen, Per (2009). The Grammar of Linguistic Semiotics: Reading Peirce in a Modern Linguistic Light
Monograph | Posted 14/03/2017
Jakobson, Roman (1980). The Framework of Language
Article in Journal | Posted 13/03/2017
Nöth, Winfried (1999). Peircean Semiotics in the Study of Iconicity in Language
Considers Peircean semiotics in the study of iconicity in language. Discussion on iconicity and the Linguistic Theory; Information on the foundations of the theory of iconicity in the semiotics of...
Article in Edited Collection | Posted 18/12/2015
Anttila, Raimo (1980). Language and the Semiotics of Perception. In: The Signifying Animal: The Grammar of Language and Experience
Article in Edited Collection | Posted 18/12/2015
Anttila, Raimo (1994). Collaterality and Genetic Linguistics. In: The Peirce Seminar Papers, Volume Two
Article in Journal | Posted 17/11/2015
Gorlée, Dinda (2015). From words and sentences to interjections: The anatomy of exclamations in Peirce and Wittgenstein
Interjections are exclamatory signs fostering a realistic conception of the perils and uncertainties of human experience. Natural interjections are reactionary signs in degenerate pre-signs (preverbs...
Article in Journal | Posted 29/11/2014
De Villiers, Tanya (2007). Why Peirce matters: the symbol in Deacon’s Symbolic Species
In “Why brains matter: an integrational perspective on The Symbolic Species” Cowley (2002) [Language Sciences 24, 73–95] suggests that Deacon pictures brains as being able to process words qua...
Article in Journal | Posted 29/11/2014
Goethals, Patrick (2010). A multi-layered approach to speech events: the case of Spanish justificational conjunctions
I will describe the structural and semantic characteristics of the Spanish causal conjunctions como (as, since), ya que (as, since), and pues (for). I will argue that, unlike predicative causal...
Article in Journal | Posted 23/11/2014
Rohr, David (2014). A Theory of Life as Information-Based Interpretation of Selecting Environments
This essay employs Charles Peirce’s triadic semiotics in order to develop a biosemiotic theory of life that is capable of illuminating the function of information in living systems. Specifically, I...
Link | Posted 25/08/2014
Language Lore

Michael Shapiro’s blog; aims at the explanation of social variation in language

News | Posted 04/08/2014
Philosophy of Language, Semiotics and Philosophy of Mind. Starting from C. S. Peirce in the Centenary of His Death

XXI Congress of the Italian Society of Philosophy of Language

This current year, 2014, is the centennial of the departure of Charles Sanders Peirce, father of semiotics, pioneer of modern...

News | Posted 08/07/2013
Language or Experience: Charting Pragmatism’s Course for the 21st Century

Call for papers for a special issue of the European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy (Volume 6, No. 2, 2014)

Guest editor: David Hildebrand (...

Encyclopedia Article | Posted 11/05/2013
Calcaterra, Rosa: "Wittgenstein and Peirce on Inner Experience"

This essay surveys and critically discusses the anti-cartesian approach of both Peirce and Wittgenstein to the problem of private experiences, bringing to light the affinity of their own usage of...

Manuscript | Posted 07/04/2013
Peirce, Charles S. (1903 [c.]). Logical Tracts. No. 1. On Existential Graphs. MS [R] 491

From the Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [c 1903], pp. 1-12; 1-10; 1-3; 11 pp. of variants. Logical and existential graphs (pp. 1-12). Basic definitions and principles of...

Encyclopedia Article | Posted 17/10/2012
Nöth, Winfried: "Charles Sanders Peirce, Pathfinder in Linguistics"

Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) was a polymath who made significant contributions to many fields of study, from phenomenology to astronomy and from physics to metaphysics. In his writings of...