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Theory and history of theory. A few notes on linguistic historiography
Journal Title: PARADIGMI 
Author/s: Lia Formigari 
Year:  2017 Issue: Language: English 
Pages:  9 Pg. 157-165 FullText PDF:  146 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PARA2017-001011
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The article seeks to describe the procedures and goals of epistemologically oriented historiography. It examines some of the modes of transmission of theories and some cases of theoretical syncretism (§ 1), discusses the ambiguity of certain historiographical categories (§ 2) and a case of false alternative between theories (§ 3), ending with some general considerations on the use of history.
Keywords: Cumulativity, Empiricism, Linguistic historiography, Naturalism, Rationalism, Syncretism

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Lia Formigari, in "PARADIGMI" 1/2017, pp. 157-165, DOI:10.3280/PARA2017-001011

   

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