Introduction: Diachrony in Synchrony

Book Section (Introduction)

An introduction to the phenomenon of diachronic awareness in the synchronic experience of culture, its institutions, and its artifacts. A historical survey of the scholarship on the subject (especially in the domain of linguistics) is followed by theoretical considerations that must inform the study of cultural "diachrony in synchrony."

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • González, JM

Published Date

  • 2015

Book Title

  • Diachrony: Diachronic Aspects of Ancient Greek Literature and Culture

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 14

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  • 14