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Aspect and Meaning in Slavic and Indic

Aspect and Meaning in Slavic and Indic by Ranjit Chatterjee
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Three features set this book apart from other recent publications on aspect. First, it looks closely at the language family, Slavic, that has been the main source of assumptions and data about aspect. Second, it looks upon the object of linguistic study, natural language, from an angle shared by thinkers on language whose prominence is still outside linguistics: Wittgenstein, Bakhtin, and Derrida. Third, the exploratory and contrastive account of aspect in Indic, chiefly in Bengali, which will no doubt evoke reactions from experts in these languages.
John Benjamins Publishing Company; January 1989
161 pages; ISBN 9789027278555
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Title: Aspect and Meaning in Slavic and Indic
Author: Ranjit Chatterjee; Paul Friedrich