The essence of the concept “language” in the research of German scientists

Солдатова, Леся Петрівна (2023) The essence of the concept “language” in the research of German scientists Науковий вісник Міжнародного гуманітарного університету. Сер.: Філологія., 1 (62). pp. 127-131. ISSN 2409-1154

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Scientific research is devoted to the issue of linguistic terminology to deepen knowledge about the essence of concepts in the historical aspect using the concept of “language” as an example. This article is one of the articles devoted to the problems of evolution and the regularities of the development process of the concept of “language” essence in the daily life of people and societies from antiquity to the present. The object of the research is the concept essence of “language” in the research of German scientists (M. H. Heidegger, C. Hermann, F. Mauthner, J. L. Weisgerber, G. Ipsen, G. Schmidt-Rohr, O. Reche, H. G. C. von der Gabelentz, M. Wundt) who worked in the 4th period of the history of linguistics (the end of the 19th – the first third of the 20 th century). The article presents the research of the German scientists’ scientific heritage, carried out information analysis, identification of the characteristic structure elements, and essence systematization of the concept of “language” according to essential and “core” values (essential groups) according to the Explanatory formula of concept content (EFCC) structure. As a result of the conducted research, the main characteristic structure elements were determined, “core” values were separated (essential groups) in a generalized form with a general information element inside, and 10 “core” values were formed: “phenomenon” (being, dwelling, social phenomenon, “human culture”); “essence”, “spirit”, “pure actuality”, “mediator”, “culture and/or element of culture” (a part of the culture, a reflection of culture, material and spiritual culture (property) of people, means and tools (force, power, social force, domination), communication (race, ethnicity, re-ethnicization), a creation and/or a creator and usage. According to the obtained results, the concept of “language” generalized and unambiguous definition in German scientists’ understanding of the analyzed period was synthesized. Used technology of compiling the EFCC could be used in the process of researching the process of evolution and determining the essence of scientific concepts

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: language; the explanatory formula of concept content; elements of the characteristic structure; concept.
Subjects: Статті у наукометричних базах > Index Copernicus
Статті у журналах > Фахові (входять до переліку фахових, затверджений МОН)
Divisions: Факультет романо-германської філології > Кафедра англійської мови та комунікації
Depositing User: доцент Леся Петрівна Солдатова
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2023 09:29
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2023 09:29

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