Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2022

224 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190936907

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What Do We Mean When We Talk about Meaning?

Steven Cassedy

  • Traces the shifting meanings of the word "meaning" from antiquity through the present day
  • Covers a wide range of Western culture, linguistic, religious, and philosophical understandings of "meaning"
  • Reveals the fluidity and ambiguity of a term that is frequently used but seldom explored