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Title: Mental States
Subtitle: Volume 1: Evolution, function, nature; Volume 2: Language and cognitive structure (set)
Edited By: Andrea C. Schalley
Drew Khlentzos
URL: http://www.benjamins.com/cgi-bin/t_bookview.cgi?bookid=SLCS%2092-93
Series Title: Studies in Language Companion Series 92-93
Description:

Volume I: Collecting the work of linguists, psychologists, neuroscientists,
artificial intelligence researchers and philosophers this volume presents a
richly varied picture of the nature and function of mental states.

Volume II: The contributions to this volume focus on what language and
language use reveals about cognitive structure and underlying cognitive
categories. Wide-ranging and thought-provoking essays from linguists and
psychologists within this volume investigate the insights conceptual
categorization can give into the organization and structure of the mind and
specific mental states.

Publication Year: 2007
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Philosophy of Language
Psycholinguistics
Cognitive Science
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9027231052
ISBN-13: 9789027231055
Prices: Europe EURO 225.00
U.S. $ 304.00