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

semestrino IA
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Friday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Semestrino IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Friday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  

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