Dennes M. N.Leskov's creativity in a frame of G.Shpet and A.Potebnja concept of the inner form of word

Full text in Russian: Денн М. Творчество Н.Лескова с позиции концепции внутренней формы слова Г.Шпета и А.Потебни
Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3 University, Bordeaux, France

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In article is carried out the comparative analysis of approaches to a problem of the inner form of a word in V.Humboldt, A.Potebnja and G.Shpet's works, value of the Shpet’s concept about dynamic parity of external and internal forms for the analysis of N.Leskov creativity is shown.

Keywords: external form, inner form, word meaning, semasiology (semantic), etymology, Gustav Shpet


The study was supported by the Russian Foundation for Humanities (Russia) and the CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France), project 09-06-95321a/fr.

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Dennes, Maryse. Director, CERCS (Centre d’Etudes et de Recherches sur les Civilisations Slaves); EEE (Laboratoire Europe Européanité Européanisation), CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique), Department of Slavic Studies, Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3 University, Bordeaux, France. Postal address: Université Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3, Domaine universitaire, 33607 Pessac cedex, France.
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Dennes, M. (2009). N.Leskov's creativity in a frame of G.Shpet and A.Potebnja concept of the inner form of word. Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 2(4). Retrieved from [in Russian, abstr. in English].

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