History of linguistics (2014/2015)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S00958
Name of lecturer
Giorgio Graffi
Coordinator
Giorgio Graffi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-LIN/01 - HISTORICAL AND GENERAL LINGUISTICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
semestrino IA, Semestrino IB

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

Introduction to the critical knowledge of the history of linguistic thought, also in the perspective of the problems of contemporary linguistic research.

Syllabus

Prerequisites: Basic concepts of general linguistics, e.g. those available in the handbook by G. Graffi & S. Scalise, Le lingue e il linguaggio, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2013, especially chapters 1, 2, 4, 5 and 7.

Content of course: 20th Century Linguistics.

Bibliography:
A) attending students:
G. Graffi, Due secoli di pensiero linguistico, Roma, Carocci, 2010 (only chapters 3 and 4)
B) not attending students:
The same as for attending students.
N.B.: The text indicated above is the whole program for students who cannot attend class lectures: they are therefore invited not to contact the teacher for confirmation on this subject.

Teaching methods: Traditional lectures

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination.

Teaching aids

Documents