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Published by D. Appleton and company in New York .
Written in English


  • Müller, F. Max 1823-1900,
  • Comparative linguistics,
  • Language and languages

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Edition Notes

Statementby William Dwight Whitney.
LC ClassificationsP123 .W6
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p.
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6529725M
LC Control Number11008653

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  Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. 15 by F. Max Müller; Lectures on the Science of Language by F. Max Müller. Download This eBook. Format Url Lectures on the Science of Language Language: English: LoC Class: P: Language and Literatures: Subject: Language and languages. Max Müller and the Science of language. New York, D. Appleton and Co., (OCoLC) Named Person: F Max Müller; F Max Müller; F Max Müller: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Dwight Whitney.   Lectures on the science of language by Mueller, Friedrich Max, Rt. Hon. Publication date Publisher London Collection europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Oxford University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : The article examines the voluminous work of Friedrich Max Müller (), a German scholar who had chosen England as his home in and lived there for 54 years until his death. Basically a Sanskritist, whose studies, however, spilled over into numerous adjoining disciplines, Müller was both highly praised and severely criticized during his life-time. Almost immediately after his death.

Lectures on the Science of Language: Delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain in April, May, & June, , Volume 1 Friedrich Max Müller Longmans, Green, - Comparative linguistics - . Volume 2 contains the twelve lectures, in which Max Müller argues for the inseparability of the science of language from the science of the mind. He explores 'the body or the outside of language, the sounds in which language is clothed' as well as 'the soul or the inside' and its relation to mythology. Cambridge Core - Historical Linguistics - Lectures on the Science of Language - by F. Max Müller Skip to main content We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. 1. J Hist Behav Sci. Jan;22(1) The science of language and the evolution of mind: Max Müller's quarrel with Darwinism. Knoll E. For Darwinism to succeed as a general theory of the development of life, it had to account for at least the rudiments of all human characteristics.

  Originally published in Author: F. Max Muller, K.M. Language: English Keywords: Language Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Obscure Press are republishing these classic works in Pages:   Lectures on The Science of Language Delivered At The Royal Institution of Great Britain In April, May, and June, By Max Müller, M. A. Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford; Correspondence. F. Max Müller, Oxford's professor of comparative phiology, drew on Kant' work, Romantic Naturphilosophie, and his views on the history of language and the relation of language to thought to maintain the language showed a difference not in degree . The dimensions of the science of language are so vast that it is impossible in a course of nine lectures to give more than a very general survey of it; and as one of the greatest charms of this science consists in the minuteness of the analysis by which each language, each dialect, each word, each grammatical form is tested, I felt.