This blog has been a way to interact with some of you around "subjects" that Aristotle has taught too many of us in the West, even today, to disparage: females, rhetoric, and translation. Much recovery yet to do.
Thursday, April 14, 2011
A Couple of Real Arbitrary Questions
When Eugenio Coşeriu wrote,
"L'arbitraire du signe. Zur Spätgeschichte eines aristotelischen Begriffes,"
and when Ferdinand de Saussure wrote,
"Le principe de l'arbitraire du signe n'est conteste par personne,"