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Sapir–Whorf hypothesis

Robert Kirk

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780199264797
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191727474
Sapir–Whorf hypothesis

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A relativistic doctrine. According to Sapir, ‘We see and hear … very largely as we do because the language

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Subjects: Philosophy

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