Chomsky: Ideas and Ideals

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Neil Smith's analysis of Noam Chomsky's key contributions to the study of language and mind details Chomsky's linguistic theorizing as well as the psychological and philosophical implications of his research. This second edition, thoroughly revised and updated, to account for Chomsky's most recent work, includes his continued contributions to linguistics, latest opinions on evolution, and extensive study of the events of September 11, 2001. First Edition Hb (1999): 0-521-47517-1 First Edition Pb (1999): 0-521-47570-8

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Noam Chomsky is one of the leading intellectual figures of modern times. In this rigorous yet accessible account, Neil Smith analyses Chomsky's key contributions to the study of language and the study of mind, giving a detailed exposition of Chomsky's linguistic theorizing, and discussing the psychological and philosophical implications of his work. This second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to account for Chomsky's most recent work, including his continued contributions to linguistics, his further discussion on evolution, and his extensive work on the events of September 11th, 2001.

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Neil Smith is Professor and Head of Linguistics at University College London.

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