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Word and Object
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Word and ObjectWillard Van Orman Quine begins this influential work by declaring, "Language is a social art. In acquiring it we have to depend entirely on intersubjectively available cues as to what to say and when." As Patricia Smith Churchland notes in her foreword to this new edition, with Word and Object Quine challenged the tradition of conceptual analysis as a way of advancing knowledge. The book signaled twentieth-century philosophy's turn away from metaphysics and what Churchland calls the "phony precision" of conceptual analysis.
 
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Clinical Biochemistry: An Illustrated Colour Text, 5e
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Clinical Biochemistry: An Illustrated Colour Text, 5eClinical Biochemistry: An Illustrated Colour Text, 5e

This fully revised edition of Clinical Biochemistry offers essential reading for today's medical student and all those who require a concise, practical introduction to this subject. Topics are clearly presented in a series of double-page 'learning units', each covering a particular aspect of clinical biochemistry.


 
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Math Workout for the New GRE, 2nd Edition
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Math Workout for the New GRE, 2nd EditionIf it's on the GRE math section, it's in this book! Math Workout for the GRE, 2nd Edition is completely updated for the August 2011 changes to the GRE. It includes:  More than 200 practice questionsStep-by-step strategies for cracking tricky Quantitative Comparison and Data Analysis questionsComplete coverage of the changes to the Quantitative Reasoning sectionDetailed, comprehensive explanations for every question
 
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Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology 10e by Elaine N. Marieb
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Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology 10eEssentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology 10e Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology (10th Edition) January 6, 2011 | 656 pages | English |
 
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Analysing Sentences: An Introduction to English Syntax
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Analysing Sentences: An Introduction to English SyntaxThis highly successful text has long been considered a standard introduction to the practical analysis of English sentence structure. As in previous editions, key concepts such as constituency, category and function are carefully explained as they are introduced. Tree diagrams are used throughout to help the reader visualise the hierarchical structure of sentences. The final chapter sets the analysis in the context of generative grammar.
 
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Лекции по истории английского языка
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Лекции по истории английского языкаЛекции по истории английского языка

В курсе лекций А. И. Смирницкого (1903-1954) разрабатывается единая концепция развития английского язык в период с XI в. и до современного состояния. Важнейшие изменения в фонетике, грамматическом строе и лексике рассмотрены автором их системной взаимосвязи и в единстве с социолингвистическими процессами. Многие идеи данного курса, читавшегося А. И. Смирницким на протяжении многих лет в Московском Университете и в Институте иностранных языков, оказали влияние на диахронические исследования последних десятилетий.
Пособие предназначено для студентов филологических факультетов университетов и аспирантов.
 
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The Linguist Magazine 53.2 (2014)
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The Linguist Magazine 53.2 (2014)The Linguist offers its readers a wide range of articles that are of interest to anyone and everyone working with languages. It features job ads for linguists, as well as an IT column on websites that are of interest or relevant to professional linguists. It also includes popular regular sections such as lists of IoL events, book reviews, a section on opinion and comment as well as news items. No matter what your field is, The Linguist is informative, incisive, relevant and thus a must for every linguist.
 
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