ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Short Refl ection

Chomsky and Wittgenstein

This criticism explores the relationship between the Chomskyan and Wittgensteinian views of language. It argues that Chomskyan linguistics seems reductionist, as it defi nes linguistics narrowly, refusing that name to many different kinds of language study.

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