It was about one and a half years ago that I finally I arrived where I had always wanted to be and do what I had always wanted-- teach students, support small language communities and conduct research on African languages on my doorstep. The University of Cape Town and my new colleagues welcomed my efforts to establish the Centre for African Language Diversity-- CALDi as well as The African Language Archive-- TALA and I was recently appointed the Mellon Research Chair: African Language Diversity this initiative. The main aim of CALDi is to train young African scholars in descriptive linguistics and open up space for research into African languages at UCT with the hopes of countering the dominance of African linguistics outside the continent. It has been a great challenge for which my whole career has been a form of preparation...Read more
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Dictionary of Philosophical Terms / Wörterbuch philosophischer Fachbegriffe
The dictionary of philosophical terms is the ultimate guide to German
philosophical terms and their translations into English and vice versa.
Thousands of entries not given in general dictionaries are included from
Aristotle to Ayer, Heraclitus to Habermas, from Plato to Postmodernism.
Based on the previous two volume hardback edition(1997) this single volume
paperback contains up-to-date entries including general philosophical
vocabulary and specialist terms.
Extensive introductions in English and German. Search by alphabet or index of
names and references. Clear practical layout with 20.000 new entries and
65.000 entries overall. Separate listing of 1600 philosophical works and their
translations. Cross references to synonymous and related terms and